Economics

CAHNR in the news

Tatiana Andreyeva, an associate professor in Agricultural and Resource Economics and director of economic initiatives in the UConn Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, is quoted on a study she co-authored in The Counter. The study analyzed USDA data on schools that participated in the Community Eligibility Provision, a program that permitted some schools […]

CAHNR in the news

A research team in the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment have developed a novel way of gathering data about streams fed by groundwater that provide important insights about the possible effects of climate change reports UConn Today. Danielle Hare, a Ph.D. candidate, and Associate Professor Ashley Helton¬†expanded on a novel method to easily […]

Meet new faculty member Anton Babkin

Anton Babkin joins the College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources as an assistant research professor in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics. One of his research goals is to change the mindset of what is considered agriculture. As the field of agriculture has evolved, many operations previously performed by the farm started being […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today reported on the research of Assistant Professor Jessica Brandt of the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment on how selenium moves through the ecosystem in the Western U.S., which was recently published in Environmental Science & Technology. Selenium is a micronutrient acquired through diet, but excess exposure, and the timing of the […]