Feb 24, 2020  |  Research

Fungi Fertilize the Future

Think your town is crowded?  There are more living organisms in a gram of soil than there are people on earth.  It’s a part of a vast under-foot ecosystem with a big job. The soil food web provides the amazing service of recycling nature’s trash into soil treasure.  And it holds promise as the source for natural sustainable plant nutrition.

Oct 22, 2019  |  Student Spotlight

Brazilian Soybean Intern Stays, Just a Little Bit Longer

A graduate student in crop and soil sciences at the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná in Brazil, Barros arrived at NC State to learn more about soybean cultivation in North Carolina and extended his stay for the friendships and new experiences.

Oct 3, 2018

Piedmont Soybean Field Day

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 Piedmont Research Station Salisbury, NC Rachel Vann, 919-616-6775,

Aug 16, 2018

MS Exit Seminar

“Against the Tide: Evaluating Yield and Visual Response of Southern Soybean Germplasm to Flooding in North Carolina”  Casey Reagan Under the direction of Dr. Thomas Carter   Thursday, August 16, 2018    9:00 AM 2405 Williams Hall

Aug 3, 2018

MS Exit Seminar

“Evaluating Canopy Traits in Soybean: Heritability Within an RIL Population and Implications of Seed Size and Row-Spacing Practices in a Double-Cropping System”    Thomas “Mason” Chizk  Under the direction of Dr. Thomas Carter   Friday, August 3, 2018 8:30 AM […]

Apr 27, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

Crop Science Professor and Soybean Expert Jim Dunphy Retires with Distinction

“The State of North Carolina acknowledges and extends its sincere appreciation for your many years of dedicated service.”

Mar 6, 2018

Jim Dunphy Wins the First Ever American Soybean Association Pinnacle Award

“Recognizing the highest level of contribution and long-term leadership within the soybean family and industry.”

Jan 30, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

Jim Dunphy is First Recipient of Award Named in His Honor

“I didn’t know this was coming. That night I walked into the banquet hall to join my wife, and there was my whole family!”

Oct 17, 2017

MS Exit Seminar – Amanda Roth

MS Exit Seminar – Amanda Roth “Insights into ozone tolerance mechanisms in soybeans” under the direction of Kent Burkey Tuesday, October 17, 2017  – 1:00 PM 2405 Williams Hall

Jul 26, 2017

Seminar – Laleh Bagherzadi – PhD Exit Seminar

"Assessing Physiological Mechanisms to Elucidate the Slow-Wilting Trait in Soybean Genotypes" PhD Exit Seminar - Laleh Bagherzadi