CFAES Graduate Students Expand Their Horizons in Tanzania
(ESGP); Claire Sutton, a M.S. student in ESPG; Cade Weston, a M.S. student in Agricultural Communication, ...
Winter Holiday Safety
is of the upmost importance. Here are some tips to help you until spring… People who have already had ... an elevated heart rate, decreased blood supply and decreased body temperature can put some people at ... risk. While some at-risk people should avoid shoveling snow, for others, it can be a terrific workout. ...
Transforming Tanzanian Agriculture: CFAES Faculty Train Extension Instructors on Agribusiness and Entrepreneurship
’06, MS, Agricultural Economics), Head of Department of Business Management in SUA’s School of ...
The Soil fertility Lab is looking for a summer intern interested in agroecology field crop research and soil health to assist with a project investigating the long-term effects of different tillage and crop rotation practices on soil properties and corn, ...
Stepping Into the Field: Bridging the Gap between Researchers and Local Farmers in Tanzania
Tanzania and throughout the greater East Africa region. Steven Doyle, a M.S. student of the School of ...
CFAES Graduate Students Make Their Mark at Borlaug Summer Institute on Global Food Security
in the Department of Horticulture and Crop Science; Dustin Homan, a M.S. student in the Department of ... Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership; and Susan Ndiaye, a M.S. student in the Department of ...
Soil Fertility and Nutrient Management in Hops
The Soil Fertilty Lab is looking for hop growers to participate in our new research project. Details on the project, as well as cooperator involvement, can be found here. This is a two-year study that we hope to expand upon with further research after com ...
Congratulations, Phoo Pye Zone!
In December 2018, Phoo Pye Zone successfully defended her Masters of Science from the School of Environment and Natural Resources. Her research focused on evaluating the response of soil test values and fertilizer on corn, soybean, and wheat tissue levels ...
Hellen Kanyagha: Promoting Use of IPM Strategies to Control Plant Diseases in Tanzania
I currently feel like I am in Tanzania surrounded by people with whom I know and whose company I enjoy. ...
Infrared Spectroscopy- DRIFTS
PROJECT SUMMARY High-throughput diffuse reflectance infrared Fourier transform spectroscopy (DRIFTS) is an increasingly valuable technique used to reduce analytic costs, time, and labor when measuring soil properties. This technique can be used to analyze ...