When Frederick Blackmar Mumford, fifth dean of the Missouri College of Agriculture, faced an entirely different situation than his predecessors did.
MU ag's fifth dean makes the college a top ranked school
New research shows vegetable oil remains healthy for humans
A worry that a diet high in vegetable oil triggers inflammation and chronic disease in humans is not supported by scientific testing on humans.
App automatically calls for help after a tractor rollover
A CAFNR research team has begun final testing of an app that may save lives of tractor rollover victims.
46 boats compete in the Float Your Boat for the Food Bank race
Forty-six cardboard boats constructed by student groups, community organizations, businesses, individuals, families and media companies competed in the April 20 Float Your Boat for the Food Bank race in Columbia.
Farmland prices are well above average trends
Low mortgage rates and record income per acre may be driving farmland values higher than is sustainable.
Tornado Alley shifts eastward this storm season
Tornado Alley will probably see slightly fewer tornadoes this storm season, while areas to its east will see a more than average, says a climate expert at the University of Missouri.