Economics

CAHNR in the news

Medicine News line reported that Assistant Professor Young Tang has identified a molecule that may factor into a new treatment for a pig infection that causes reproductive failure. Tang, who is using artificial technology in his work, is on the faculty of the Department of Animal Science. Hartford Courant quoted Associate Extension Professor Tom Worthley […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today reported that ProfessorsĀ Karl Guillard and Thomas Morris received $50,000 from the Connecticut Institute of Water Resources to study phosphorus leaching from lawns treated with organic compost. The researchers are on the faculty of plant science and landscape architecture. USA News and World Report quoted Associate Professor Jennifer HarrisĀ as saying that kids are targeted […]

CAHNR in the news

The Conversation published an article by Assistant Professor Nathan Fiala and student Alicia Barriga about the effects of poor quality seeds and agricultural inputs on Uganda’s crop yields. Fiala is on the faculty of agricultural and resource economics. See also UConn Today. WHUS aired an interview with Associate Cooperative Extension Educator Jiff Martin about sustainable […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today announced that the UConn Board of Trustees confirmed the appointment of Thomas C. Katsouleas as the 16th president of the University of Connecticut. Department of Nutritional Sciences Professor Hedley Freake and Department of Extension Professor Nancy Bull were members of the Advisory Search Committee for President because of their affiliation with the University […]