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Ag College to Salute Alumni, Honorees

The University of Nebraska’s “Curtis ag college” will honor four ardent advocates of the 103-year-old school at an alumni association banquet June 27.

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.

Engler Agribusiness Entrepreneurship Program Hosts Quick Pitch Competition

The Engler Agribusiness Entrepreneurship program hosted a quick pitch business competition for University of Nebraska – Lincoln undergraduate students who competed for one of three $1,000 awards.

UNL Animal Science Department Appoints New Student Ambassadors

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln animal science department has appointed two new student ambassadors for the 2015-16 academic year.

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.

UNL Student Prepares for Summer Internship on Capitol Hill

Maci Lienemann, a junior animal science major from Princeton, has accepted an internship with U.S. Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb.

IANR Staff Honored with Awards

Four University of Nebraska-Lincoln staff members received awards today for their service in the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Ronnie Green, Harlan Vice Chancellor of IANR presented the awards during a luncheon held at the Nebraska East Union.

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