Give It a Try

Give It a Try

Results from MU taste tests help growers pick out crop varieties

Each year Bradford Research Center hosts taste-testing events, such as the popular Tomato Festival, to gather data on what people like to eat. They test dozens of varieties of tomatoes, peppers, sweet corn and melons and then share the results with farmers. This year's results from several events are now posted.

Agribusiness Star

Agribusiness Star

CAFNR student entrepreneur recognized by National FFA

Dustin Stanton, an agribusiness major, was named the 2014 American Star in Agribusiness by the National FFA.

CAFNR and the Psychic Dog

CAFNR and the Psychic Dog

An animal science researcher investigates the canine occult

In the early 1930s, a media sensation was centered in little Marshall, Mo.

Catch Up With CAFNR

Catch Up With CAFNR

A photo gallery of CAFNR happenings

  Check out more photos from these events on our¬†Flickr site. What are YOU up to? Send us photos and captions of the events and other happenings in your corner of CAFNR! Just email the information to¬†hallmich@missouri.edu.

A Trip to Dixie

A Trip to Dixie

Ag Research Center superintendents visit universities in Mississippi for annual meeting

Each year superintendents at CAFNR's Agricultural Research Center meet to discuss annual business, plan for upcoming Field Days and work on planning collaborative projects. This year, the group visited research centers operated by University of Southern Mississippi and Mississippi State University.

Approved for Take Off

Approved for Take Off

Wurdack gets authorization from FAA for drone research

With being granted a Certificate of Authorization (COA) from the Federal Aviation Administration, the Wurdack Research Center has become one of a few locations in the country approved to fly UAS for research.