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Dr. David Green of the NC State Seafood Lab and CMAST

Oct 26, 2016

Synonymous with Seafood

Ask most anyone involved in North Carolina’s seafood industry if they’ve crossed paths with Dr. David Green, and chances are the answer is yes. Green wears a number of hats… 

Dr. Brian Whipker in a plant nursery.

Sep 30, 2016

Whipker Wins National Award

NC State University’s Dr. Brian E. Whipker, an internationally acclaimed expert in the fields of plant growth regulators and plant nutrition, is the 2016 recipient of the Society of American Florists’… 

NC State Extension co-PIs on CDC obesity grant

Sep 26, 2016

NC State Wins $1.5 Million CDC Grant to Combat Obesity

Efforts to combat obesity in eastern North Carolina just got a big boost, thanks to a new $1.5 million grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 

Sep 20, 2016

Scientist Honored for Work in Pakistan

As scientists worldwide raced to create breeding lines that would tolerate a fungal disease that was decimating crops in Africa, Dr. David Marshall worried about Pakistan, where wheat was the… 

New CALS BAE department head Dr. Garey Fox

Sep 7, 2016

CALS Names New Head of Biological and Agricultural Engineering

Dr. Garey Fox will join CALS as the new head of the Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, effective January 1, 2017. Fox is currently the director and Berry Endowed Professor of… 

Aug 22, 2016

Saving Lives Through Horticulture

In its long list of international accolades, Julia Kornegay’s resume includes an unusual line: Her quick action during the Rwandan genocide in 1994 catalyzed a collaboration that helped prevent famine and save… 

Ted Feitshans headshot

Aug 15, 2016

Aikido, Ag and Environmental Law

Extension Professor Ted Feitshans is equally comfortable in the classroom, in the field or on the martial arts mat. And you might be surprised by how much they overlap. Feitshans’ long, eclectic… 

NC State's Dr. Colleen Doherty studies the circadian rhythm of plants. Among the projects she's involved with: finding ways to make hops plants more suitable for North Carolina day length.

Jul 22, 2016

Faculty Focus: Scientist Studies Time’s Essence in Plants

It’s often said that time is of the essence, and now, thanks to the work of NC State University’s Dr. Colleen Doherty, we are learning more about how true that is… 

Andrew Behnke NCSU CALS

Jul 5, 2016

Faculty Focus: Andrew Behnke Builds Successful Families

Two years as a missionary in south central Mexico introduced Andrew Behnke to his lifelong mission: giving immigrant children and families access to the same support as others in their communities.