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CASNR students featured at Tech’s December commencement ceremonies

CASNR students featured at Tech’s December commencement ceremonies

More than Texas Tech 2,500 students, including 105 from the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, received diplomas at the university’s fall commencement ceremonies Saturday (Dec. 12) at the United Supermarkets Arena, located at 18th Street and Indiana Avenue.  more »

 

CASNR students named to Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities

CASNR students named to Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities

Seventeen outstanding students from Texas Tech University’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources have been included in latest edition of “Who’s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities,” according to school officials.  more »

 

Happy Holidays: Welcome to the Dean’s Office Christmas Open House

Happy Holidays: Welcome to the Dean’s Office Christmas Open House

Everyone was walking in a winter wonderland on Tuesday (Dec. 15). That’s when CASNR faculty and staff, along with our friends across campus, gathered at the Goddard Building for the Annual Dean’s Office Christmas Open House. From all of us at the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resource, we hope the peace and joy of the season will live in your heart all year long.  more »

 

Texas Alliance for Water Conservation Water College set for Jan. 20 in Lubbock

Texas Alliance for Water Conservation Water College set for Jan. 20 in Lubbock

Connecting today’s producers and crop consultants with the latest in irrigation technology and research is the focus of the Texas Alliance for Water Conservation’s ‘Water College’ on Wednesday (Jan. 20) at Lubbock’s Bayer Museum of Agriculture.  more »

 

Department of Plant and Soil Science names new Bayer CropScience Chair

Department of Plant and Soil Science names new Bayer CropScience Chair

Benildo G. de los Reyes, an expert molecular geneticist, has been named professor of plant genomics and Bayer CropScience Chair with Texas Tech’s Department of Plant and Soil Science, according to officials within the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. He officially stepped into his new research and teaching post on Jan. 1.  more »

 

Two CASNR standouts selected as 2016 Texas Tech Integrated Scholars

Two CASNR standouts selected as 2016 Texas Tech Integrated Scholars

Two outstanding faculty members with Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources have been named Texas Tech Integrated Scholars by the university’s Office of the Provost. Scott Burris, an Associate Professor and Graduate Studies Coordinator with Tech’s Department of Agricultural Education and Communications and Cynthia McKenney, Associate Chair and Rockwell Endowed Professor of Horticulture with Tech’s Department of Plant and Soil Science, were recognized through the annual selection process.  more »

 

Pollinator Conservation; Researchers look to get bee populations buzzing

Pollinator Conservation; Researchers look to get bee populations buzzing

In the wake of colony collapse disorder, bee populations have seen dramatic losses in recent years. But a team of Texas Tech University researchers is working on a project to help farmers boost the health of their pollinator pals.  more »