People in the News

People in the News

Overturf honored by the National Weather Service

Michael Overturf, an agricultural research technician at the U.S. Meat Animal Research Center recently received the Thomas Jefferson award from the National Weather Service.

Poll shows rural Nebraskans view higher education as crucial

Rural Nebraskans believe higher education is important for individuals and for building a strong economy, according to the 2015 Nebraska Rural Poll.

IANR named Irrigation Association Partner of the Year

The Irrigation Association has named the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln its 2015 Partner of the Year.

Graduate Student Spotlight: Iuliia Protopop

Meet Iuliia Protopop, a graduate student at UNL pursuing a Ph.D. in agricultural economics.

Faculty Spotlight: Doug Golick

Meet Doug Golick, an assistant professor in the Department of Entomology.

Webinar series to address farm financial management issues

Beginning at 10 a.m. Nov. 23, experts from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Department of Agricultural Economics will discuss financial issues affecting Nebraska farmers and ranchers during webinars each Monday for five consecutive weeks.

Engler scholarship application deadline is Feb.1

Students passionate about becoming an entrepreneur can now apply for scholarships to the Engler Agribusiness Entrepreneurship Program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

Faculty Spotlight: Roger Hoy

Meet Roger Hoy, director of the Nebraska Tractor Test Laboratory and a professor in the Department of Biological Systems Engineering.