Economics

Awards and achievements in CAHNR

Agricultural and resource economics graduate student Thomas P Krumel Jr was selected as the recipient of the 2019 Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Teaching-Learning-Communication (TLC) section graduate student teaching award. This criterion-based award is “to recognize and encourage graduate students who excel in teaching agricultural or applied economics courses,” according to the TLC webpage. […]

CAHNR in the news

Connecticut Wildlife published an article (page 14) by Research Scientist Min Huang about a 2019 survey of Atlantic brant waterfowl. Huang is adjunct faculty in natural resources and the environment. The New York Times quoted Senior Cooperative Extension Educator Diane Wright Hirsch about the importance of keeping animals out of the vegetable garden. “Many of the […]

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 Professors 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 Harris as saying that kids are targeted […]