Sep 8, 2017
Lee County's Women in Ag: Savvy Marketer, Flower Farmer
Lee County Extension's Women in Ag series highlights retail flower farmer (and savvy marketer) Gail Foushee.
Sep 12, 2017
CALS Makes Progress With Graduate Student Enrollment
Five years ago, CALS adopted an ambitious goal to become one of the Top 5 colleges of its kind in the country by 2020. Today, we're well on our way to meeting academic, research and extension objectives – including one designed to enhance graduate student enrollment.
Aug 30, 2017
Expanding Tropical Forest Spells Disaster for Conservation
An NC State University study shows that fire suppression efforts in Brazilian savannas turn many of those areas into forest lands, with negative consequences for the plants and animals that live there.
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Sep 19, 2017
Scientists Unravel Mysteries of DNA Replication in Corn
DNA replication is among life’s most important processes, providing a way for an organism’s genetic material to be reproduced so it can be passed from cell to cell. For the first time, scientists have characterized that process for an entire plant genome.
Sep 18, 2017
Want to Get "Ants"-y? CALS Alum at Quail Ridge Books
CALS alumna Eleanor Spicer Rice will fill you in on your closest — and tiniest — neighbors.