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CASNR researcher leads study examining ways to increase marbling in beef

CASNR researcher leads study examining ways to increase marbling in beef

There are few things in life more enjoyable than a thick, juicy steak cooked to perfection. But in a time when the public seems to search for cuts of meat with the least amount of fat, finding meat with just the right combination of leanness and flavor can become quite the quest.  more »

 

Monsanto technology officer Robert Fraley, team visit CASNR during tour

Monsanto technology officer Robert Fraley, team visit CASNR during tour

Several Monsanto representatives, including Chief Technology Officer Robert Fraley, spent a portion of Wednesday (April 27) meeting with College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources faculty, staff and students to engage in discussions about the challenges facing agriculture and the importance of innovation in bringing sustainable solutions to farmers.  more »

 

CASNR faculty honored for excellence in teaching, research at Convocation

CASNR faculty honored for excellence in teaching, research at Convocation

Four standout faculty members from Texas Tech’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources received awards for their quality teaching and research during the university’s annual Faculty Honors Convocation on Thursday (Apr. 21) in the Red Raider Ballroom of Tech’s Student Union Building.  more »

 

Texas Tech names new leadership for Department of Landscape Architecture

Texas Tech names new leadership for Department of Landscape Architecture

A nationally-recognized leader in landscape water resource management has been named the new chairman of Texas Tech University’s Department of Landscape Architecture today (April 19), according to officials within the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. Eric Bernard takes the helm of the successful academic unit after serving in the private sector and more than 15 years at the University of New Mexico and Kansas State University.  more »

 

AFS’s Charlie Snider named 55th Masked Rider for the upcoming academic year

AFS’s Charlie Snider named 55th Masked Rider for the upcoming academic year

Texas Tech University’s new Masked Rider, Charlie Snider, accepted the reins to horse Fearless Champion Friday (April 15), becoming the 55th student to proudly wear the black mask and scarlet cape. Snider, a junior from Corinth, is a student in the Department of Animal and Food Sciences majoring in animal sciences with a focus on equine science.  more »