Tag "College of Agricultural Sciences"

CSU review: Environmental impact and toxicity of biocides used in fracking still largely unknown

CSU researchers recently completed a comprehensive review of the environmental fate and toxicity of biocides commonly used in hydraulic fracturing.

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Hands-on horticulture: student poinsettia sale

For four months, students in CSU’s fall floriculture practicum have nursed hundreds of poinsettias from tiny rooted cuttings into vivid holiday plants. The practicum is a course offered through the Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture within CSU’s College of Agricultural Sciences.

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Tying the research community together

The Agricultural Experiment Station funds more than 240 faculty members from 15 academic departments in seven colleges, and the work of these faculty members reaches from the Fort Collins campus to seven research centers around the state.

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Six years in the making: CSU student named FFA vice president

Being a leader is nothing new to animal sciences and agricultural business sophomore Kristen Schmidt. Now she will be taking on a new position – as FFA central region vice president.

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CSU: A great place to educate, recreate

Strap on your hiking boots and experience the great outdoors at CSU, named second among the Top Colleges for Outdoor Sports & Recreation by Best College Reviews. Best College Reviews is an online resource that helps students decide on which Read More

Professors help disabled farmers and ranchers

Two CSU professors will continue assisting those who are responsible for feeding millions of Americans every year work through their disabilities and run successful agricultural operations. Professor of Agricultural and Resource Economics Norm Dalsted and Professor of Human Development and Read More