Students in the President's Emerging Scholars summer program use creative digital techniques to share stories about their lives. CFANS student Gabe Duncanson created "Home," about his family's farm. See his story and more.
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
New rankings of the world's top universities rank CFANS in the top 20 research universities globally for agriculture, plant sciences and environment/ecology. The University of Minnesota ranks 29th overall. Read more
In place of drugs or surgery, a team of U of M researchers is studying how to improve diabetes patients’ insulin sensitivity by introducing trillions of beneficial bacteria into their intestines.