CFANS in the news

February 19, 2018

Cassello said Obama’s presidential proclamation suggests the Park Service has the authority to protect historically relevant places and items within the boundary from threats. Others disagree, including University of Minnesota professor Ingrid Schneider, an expert on national parks, who said the federal government can only control property it owns.

February 19, 2018

After sending a letter to U.S. representatives asking for a bipartisan bill to deregulate GMO crops for fiber and fuel earlier this month, the seven graduate students from the University’s College of Food, Agriculture and Natural Resource Sciences are directly contacting Minnesota politicians in hopes of affecting policy change that would allow them to conduct research more efficiently.

February 17, 2018

Minnesota’s rich expertise in fields as different as soil science, genomics and experimental medicine has enabled researchers here to become pioneers in a new field of medicine that aims to harness the healing power of the microbes that live in everyone’s belly. Soil, Water and Climate professor Michael Sadowsky quoted.

February 17, 2018

Mary Rogers, a CFANS assistant professor in the Department of Horticultural Science, is quoted.

February 15, 2018

F iber gets a lot of well-deserved credit for keeping the digestive system in good working order—but it does plenty more. Joanne Slavin, professor in food science and nutrition, quoted.

February 14, 2018

U of M research is featured. Marla Spivak, a McKnight University Professor in CFANS Department of Entomology, lead researcher Dan Cariveau, an assistant professor in CFANS Department of Entomology, and Christina Herron-Sweet, a research scientist at the U’s Bee Lab, are quoted.

February 5, 2018

Department of Plant Pathology grad student Erin Gilbert is quoted.

January 31, 2018

 Featuring Food Science and Nutrition faculty member Chery Smith.

January 27, 2018
Marla Spivak, a CFANS McKnight University Professor in the Department of Entomology, is quoted.

January 25, 2018
Brian Buhr, dean of CFANS, Sandra Mitchell, CFANS intercultural education program specialist, Joseph Ballard II, CFANS coordinator for diversity retention and recruitment, and Karl Lorenz, CFANS director of diversity programs, are quoted.

January 25, 2018
Marla Spivak, a McKnight University Professor in CFANS Department of Entomology, is interviewed.

January 24, 2018
Michael Boland, a CFANS professor in the Department of Applied Economics, is quoted.