People in the News

People in the News

Weller named head of food science and technology, Food Processing Center

Curtis Weller has been named head of the Department of Food Science and Technology and director of The Food Processing Center at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

Student Spotlight: Josh Wehrbein

Meet Josh Wehrbein, a senior agronomy major from Plattsmouth, Neb.
Josh Wehrbein

Staff Spotlight: Peggy Wantwadi

Meet Peggy Wantwadi, program coordinator for the CASNR Undergraduate Scholarship Program for Rwandan students.
Peggy Wantwadi

'Backyard Farmer' set for 65th season

Since 1953, homeowners have turned to "Backyard Farmer" for science-based answers to their toughest gardening questions.

April 8-15 is CASNR Week

The College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln has designated April 8-15 as CASNR Week.

Cahoon, Schachtman named fellows of the American Society of Plant Biologists

University of Nebraska–Lincoln Faculty Ed Cahoon and Daniel Schachtman have been named fellows of the American Society of Plant Biologists.
ASPB Fellows

Filley-Garey lecture is April 7

Uma Lele, 2017 recipient of the Dr. B.P. Pal Memorial Award for Excellence in Agricultural Sciences, will present this year’s Filley-Garey lecture.

World-renowned plant scientist to speak in Lincoln

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is hosting Cathie Martin, world-renowned expert in plant metabolic biochemistry and engineering, on April 7.