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College Park, MD -- Corn crops engineered with genes from the bacterium Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) express specific proteins called Cry proteins, which have been a major combatant against damage...
College Park, MD -- In the wake of her contribution to a 2016 report from the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine (NASEM) on gene drive research, Lisa Taneyhill, Ph.D., is again...
Mt Airy, MD. -- University of Maryland Extension had a very proud moment on Wednesday night as its first ever hop trials were featured in a limited edition rye pale ale, brewed by Milkhouse Brewery,...
College Park, MD -- A major breakthrough in the cloning of a resistance gene to eliminate wheat scab -- a widespread disease responsible for drastic reductions in crop yield as well as millions of...
College Park, MD -- Mitchell">https://www.enst.umd.edu/people/faculty/mitchell-pavao-zuckerman">Mitchell A. Pavao-Zuckerman, an assistant professor from the University of Maryland’s College of...
College Park, MD -- In her quest to eradicate a devastating coffee disease called “Coffee Rust” – an issue that is plaguing Central American families who rely on coffee production to sustain their...
College Park, MD -- A recent PhD graduate and assistant professor from the University of Maryland’s College of Agriculture and Natural Resources have solved a riddle that scientists have been...
College Park, MD – As the discussion around gene-drive modified organisms has intensified to help combat public health issues such as Zika and other infectious diseases, the National Academy of...
The Society">http://www.sra.org">Society for Risk Analysis awarded the 2015 Chauncey Starr Distinguished Young Risk Analyst Award to Abani Pradhan, PhD, Assistant Professor in the Department"...
2015 has been a bountiful year for Terp">http://terpfarm.umd.edu/">Terp Farm, the University of Maryland’s sustainable vegetable farm providing thousands of pounds of produce to select on-...
A team of scientists, including Associate Professor Brian Needelman from the University of Maryland’s Department">http://www.enst.umd.edu/">Department of Environmental Science and Technology,...
Dr. Craig Beyrouty officially started on November 1st as Dean of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Maryland. To introduce Dean Beyrouty to faculty, staff, students...
The College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (AGNR) officially welcomes Dr. Craig Beyrouty as dean, effective November 1st. Dean Beyrouty will also serve as director of the Maryland Agricultural...
The University of Maryland’s Agriculture Law Education Initiative (ALEI) has recruited a dynamic panel of presenters to discuss the complex intersection of environmental regulation and agriculture in...
Researchers from the University of Maryland College">http://www.agnr.umd.edu/">College of Agriculture and Natural Resources have discovered a better, more efficient way to make alternative...
Judging from the 500+ guests who visited the Upper Marlboro agricultural research facility for the inaugural Terp Farm Fall Harvest Festival October 9th, agriculture in general and sustainable...
As the 2016 Race to the White House heats up, concerns about income inequality fuel political debates across the country. However, research conducted by Pamela Jakiela, an assistant professor in the...
As the 2016 Race to the White House heats up, concerns about income inequality fuel political debates across the country. However, research conducted by Pamela Jakiela, an assistant professor in the...
Dr. Lisa Taneyhill, an associate professor in the Department">http://www.ansc.umd.edu">Department of Animal and Avian Sciences at the University of Maryland, has been selected to serve on a...
What was just an ordinary office space less than a year ago on the third floor of Symons Hall, is now abuzz with undergraduate students chatting excitedly as they pore over lines of text on a...

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