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Scientist Report Solving Costly Hog Disease

posted on December 7, 2015 at 1:35 PM

Scientist Report Solving Costly Hog Disease
The journal Nature Biotechnology on Monday published the work of animal scientists who report they have genetically modified pigs to be resistant to one of the hog industry’s most troublesome diseases. Full Story

Kansas State researches using drones to protect crops

posted on March 20, 2015 at 3:11 PM

Kansas State University is researching how to use drones to detect invasive insects and emerging diseases in wheat fields. Full Story

Drones Give an Elevated Perspective to Agriculture

posted on January 3, 2014 at 6:15 PM

Drones Give an Elevated Perspective to Agriculture
Technological advancements have unleashed amazing inventions in recent years. It’s doubtful any single device has made a bigger impact – or been more widely embraced -- than smartphones. And with minimal modification, the components housed... Full Story

Cargill Grant To Help Minority Students Study Agriculture

posted on November 9, 2012 at 3:31 PM

The Cargill Project Impact Diversity Partnership was first introduced in 2008. Full Story

Brothers Show How They Grow It In Kansas

posted on August 31, 2012 at 3:51 PM

Brothers Show How They Grow It In Kansas
The Kansas prairie is well known for its fields of wheat, soybeans and irrigation rigs. Tucked into the central part of the sunflower state near Assaria, is a farmstead known around the world. Well, the world-wide web, that is. Full Story

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