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Jan 07, 2020

Daniel Thomson Selected as New Chair of Animal Science at ISU

Thomson is an internationally known leader, researcher and instructor in animal health management, animal welfare and beef cattle production.

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Nov 28, 2019

Researchers Contribute to Global Interventions to Reduce Food Waste

Iowa State University researchers contributed to the report, "Reducing Food Loss and Waste: Ten Interventions to Scale Impact,” which delves into large-scale interventions to halve global food loss and waste by 2030.

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Oct 04, 2019

Swine Welfare Expert Anna Johnson Wins Research Award

​​​​​​​Iowa State University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences presented swine welfare expert Anna Johnson with the Dean Lee R. Kolmer Award for Excellence in Applied Research in September.

Oct 19, 2018

World Food Prize Awards ISU's David Acker With Next Generation Award

The World Food Prize presented the inaugural “Inspiring the Next Generation” award to Iowa State University Associate Dean David Acker.

May 26, 2018

Iowa State Team Wins Worldwide 2018 Food Solutions Challenge

An Iowa State team received $5,000 for its proposal to improve the shelf life of cassava, which is a staple food in Africa and can rot within three days after harvest. They won the 2018 Food Solutions Challenge.

Mar 13, 2018

Can Livestock Help the Adoption of Cover Crops?

According to an Iowa State University study, the widespread adoption of cover crops is hindered by return on investment. Livestock may offer a solution.

Feb 13, 2018

Economists Outline Benefits of Reducing Nitrates

Reducing nitrates in water is obviously beneficial to the public as well as agriculture, but usually those benefits aren’t quantified. A news study from Iowa State University may help.

Feb 02, 2018

New Director for ISU Center for Agricultural Law and Taxation

Kristine Tidgren has been named the director of the Iowa State University Center for Agricultural Law and Taxation.