Barrangou Wins NAS Prize in Food and Agriculture Sciences
Dr. Rodolphe Barrangou adds another award to his long list of accolades: the 2018 NAS Prize in Food and Agriculture Sciences for his discovery of the genetic mechanisms and proteins driving CRISPR-Cas systems.
Looking Ahead to Farm School
Designed for aspiring farmers, the North Carolina Farm School attracts people from all walks of life, including experienced farmers like Miriam Lewis who want to learn about the business side of agriculture.
Registration Open: Event For Young Women In Agriculture
A national event for young women interested in agriculture careers is coming to NC State's campus, with the help of Animal Science's own April Shaeffer.
Novel System Aims to Improve Biomanufacturing Processes
Researchers at NC State University have developed a novel approach that integrates existing technologies to improve the biomanufacturing processes used to make everything from pharmaceuticals to fuels.
Economic Perspective: Automating Restaurants
Automation continues to alter the way businesses operate. As automation becomes more prevalent, how could it continue to change the restaurant industry?
“I Love Science Because It’s Exciting”: Animal Science Senior Ruby Monn
During Ruby Monn's time as an animal science major at CALS — a last-minute switch from biochemistry — she has uncovered a passion for global agriculture, an ability for the observation necessary in animal care and a "God-given gift" of public speaking.
You Decide: Where’s the Economy Headed in 2018
Economists look at many factors when predicting economic outlook. What do the trends they're looking at leading into 2018 say?
Animal Science Grad Returns To Help Other Students
By the time Taylor Knittel earned her degree from the Department of Animal Science at NC State, she was ready to hit the ground running.
Off-Road Vehicle Restriction Benefits Outweigh Costs for National Seashore
An economic analysis by North Carolina State University, Oregon State University and RTI International finds that the economic benefits of biodiversity and habitat preservation significantly outweigh the costs of off-road vehicle (ORV) restrictions at Cape Hatteras National Seashore.
Economic Perspective: Important News for the State Economy
Recently, there have been several announcements of new businesses and jobs coming to North Carolina. What’s behind this good news?