Food & Nutrition

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Food & Nutrition

International Chefs Learn from Nebraska Extension

The Nebraska Beef Council recently contacted Nebraska Extension and asked them do a chuck roll cutting demonstration for 9 chefs from Jordan.

IANR Salutes Retiring Faculty, Staff

Faculty and staff represent the most important asset to the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources in achieving its tri-partite mission of education, research, and translational extension.

Pannier to Discuss Vaccine Development at Congressional Briefings

Angela Pannier, associate professor in the Department of Biological Systems Engineering at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, will speak during the SCIENCE 2034 Live Congressional briefings on June 24.

Mobile Beef Lab Takes Hands-On Learning to a New Level

Youth across Nebraska are telling their friends about the time they put their arm into a living cow. This is just one of the fun and educational activities available in the Nebraska Extension Husker Mobile Beef Lab.

Nebraska Extension: Poultry Events Canceled Across Nebraska

The Nebraska Department of Agriculture has canceled all poultry events across Nebraska through Jan. 1, 2016, as an effort to prevent the spread of the highly pathogenic H5N2 avian influenza. The decision was made following discussions with Nebraska Extension and poultry industry leaders.

UNL Team Receives Grant Funding to Improve Low-Moisture Food Safety

A team from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has received a portion of a $5 million USDA food safety grant to enhance low-moisture food safety by improving development and implementation of pasteurization technologies.

Nebraska Research Initiative to Help Fund Equipment at NIC

The Nebraska Research Initiative has approved a $1 million proposal from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Department of Food Science and Technology and The Food Processing Center to help purchase equipment for the Food Innovation Center pilot plant at Nebraska Innovation Campus.

Nebraska Extension’s Beef Session to Focus on Forage and Pasture Management

Nebraska Extension's Mid-Plains Beef Educational Series will conduct a June 1 session on forage and pasture management at the UNL Agricultural Research and Development Center near Mead, NE.