Everybody agrees aquaponics are a good idea, but nobody knows how to best use the emerging technology. A team of CFANS and U of M faculty have created a class that puts students to work discovering industry challenges and researching solutions. Read more
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The Mountain Pine Beetle poses great danger to Minnesota's forests. Solutions magazine explains how CFANS scientists are working to slow its progress.
Who’s the typical CFANS student? Well… our students come from farms and the city, they study the environment and business, and they’re learning how to grow plants and animals. They share the desire to address the world’s greatest challenges. Learn more
A plant pathology graduate student's work in Ecuador could find new uses for fungi in bioenergy and pharmaceuticals. Read more