College of Agriculture & Natural Resources

News Article Archive

Dec, 2018
New Machine Learning Method Predicts Possible Additions to Global List of Threatened Plant Species
Nov, 2018
UMD and The Nature Conservancy Launch a New Storytelling Tool to Explain the Science of Saltwater Intrusion on Maryland’s Eastern Shore
UMD Researchers Receive $1.6 Million from NIH to Study the Effects of Altered Insulin Signaling in Development
27 Years in the Making, UMD Releases Multiple New Apple Varieties Starting with the Harvest of Antietam Blush
Oct, 2018
Student vs. Sous Chef
Blame the Air, Not the Ump? Connecting Air Quality and Cognitive Errors in Major League Baseball Umpires
Finding Alternatives to Antibiotics: Harnessing Viruses to Fight Bacteria in Dairy Cows
Sep, 2018
UMD’s College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Launches Initiative to Combat World Hunger and Food Insecurity
Dr. Gebisa Ejeta, 2009 World Food Prize Laureate, the Keynote Speaker for October 4th Summit - Global Challenges: Building Healthy Food Systems
2018 AGNR Open House
UMD Assistant Professor Receives $1.1 Million Early Career Award from NSF to Perfect CRISPR and Gene Regulation Tools in Plants
NSF Awards UMD $3M to Launch Global STEWARDS program
Soaring with Opportunity, the UMD Bald Eagle Research Program has Helped Revitalize the Population and Remove Bald Eagles from the Endangered Species List
UMD Coaches Help Lead Team USA to an “Olympic” Win in International Soil Judging
Aug, 2018
UMD Researcher Helps to Crack the Wheat Genome for the First Time
Jul, 2018
UMD Professor Pal Leads a Team of Investigators Across Institutions to Pave the Way in Tick-borne Illness Research, Receives $7.7 Million Grant for First-of-its-Kind Tick Research Program
Step Aside, Spreadsheets: UMDashboards to Revolutionize how UMD Sees its Financial Big Picture
UMD Assistant Professor Awarded $1.1 Million to Mitigate Rising Sea-level and Saltwater Intrusion Threatening Coastal Farm Viability and Bay Health
$1.3 Million Grant Awarded to UMD Researcher to Develop Precision Breeding Techniques in Livestock
UMD Researchers Identify Genetic Mechanisms to Control Cancer-Like Growths in Mouse-ear Cress Plants with Links to Animal and Human Cells
May, 2018
UMD Food Scientist Guides High School Student Team Towards Revelatory Findings in Women’s Health
UMD Takes Second Place in National EPA Annual Campus RainWorks Challenge for Innovative Design of Green Infrastructure on Campus
Teabow Farms, Inc. to Host Breakfast on the Farm Alongside University of Maryland Extension and the Dept. of Animal and Avian Sciences
Meet Dr. Chavonda Jacobs-Young, the College Spring 2018 Commencement Speaker
ROOTS Africa Students and Faculty Head to Liberia to Inspire Agricultural and Economic Growth
Apr, 2018
UMD Researcher Discovers Mechanisms and Epigenetic Markers with Implications for Diseases Ranging from Cancers to Infertility
Environmental Science and Technology Professor Invents New Tool Used to Classify and Assess Wetlands
UMD Students Win Big at the Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Related Sciences (MANRRS) National Conference
A Breakthrough in Aiding Diabetes Patients Through Development of First-of-its-Kind Pig Research Model
UMD Researcher Uncovers Protein Used to Outsmart the Human Immune System
Mar, 2018
Forty Years of Data Quantifies Benefits of Bt Corn Adoption Across a Wide Variety of Crops for the First Time
Feb, 2018
Tracing the Origins of the Colorado Potato Beetle
UMD Students and Alumni Work Together to Bring the Latest Agricultural Research and Technology to Rural Africa
Jan, 2018
UMD Assistant Professor Reinvigorates an Underused Community Garden in Her Own Neighborhood by Transforming it into a Community Farm and Event Space
UMD Researchers Find Gene that May Greatly Increase Strawberry Production


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