Agriculture blog

  • Sodexo goes local

    September 13, 2010

    Sodexo, Truman’s food service provider, has been adding locally-produced food to its dining options, including fruits and vegetables as well as bottled milk from a local dairy.  The following ran recently in Truman Today, the campus newsletter: Dennis Markeson, Sodexo food service director, displays a full load of produce from Willis Smucker, an Amish farmer […]

  • Starting out the year…

    September 4, 2010

    Hi Everyone!  I”m Emily, a senior Agriculture Science major with an emphasis in pre-vet.  I am in the process of applying to a few vet schools this year which is showing to be pretty intensive, but still worth it.  I am the secretary of Equestrian Team, vice-president of Delta Tau Alpha (an agriculture honor fraternity), […]

  • Article recently published…

    August 31, 2010

    Dr. Abdo Alghamdi, Assistant Professor of Equine Science, recently published an article in the journal Animal Reproduction Science, reporting on research comparing the action of seminal plasma in equine and bovine reproduction, specifically its role on sperm-neutrophil binding as well as the interaction between semen extender and seminal DNase. For an abstract of the article, go […]

  • Congratulations to the May graduates!

    May 18, 2010

    Eighteen students graduated with their bachelor of science degree in Agricultural Science on May 8, 2010.  Two of those students, Adam Bennett and Kelsey Witte, were among the 2010 class valedictorians, graduating with a 4.0 GPA.  Congratulations and best wishes to all the graduates and their families.

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