06 2018 (June)

Latchininsky accepts position with United Nations

Portrait of Latchininsky

Ecosystem science and management Professor Alex Latchininsky, University of Wyoming Extension entomologist, has accepted an offer of the position of Agricultural Officer, Locust Management within the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

06 2018 (June)

Mosquito Management

Looking at mosquitos at a counter in lab.

Personnel from weed and pest control districts and businesses across Wyoming and surrounding states learned mosquito larval control and West Nile Virus vector species identification and prevention May 15-16 at UW. Participants had classroom and laboratory instruction but also hands-on trap setting. Thirty students attended the…

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06 2018 (June)

Animal science student poster session

Student discussing her poster.

Students in the senior-level class ANSC 4630 selected issues that influence animal agriculture and presented their research posters the first week of May. Their challenge was to be “forward thinking” in identifying the issue and identifying potential ways to resolve the issue.

06 2018 (June)

Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Symposium

Men in discussion.

College of Agriculture and Natural Resources personnel Brian Lee and David Keto presented at the Wyoming Unmanned Vehicle Symposium Wednesday and Thursday at the Hilton Conference Center. More than 130 attended the conference. Lee, a research scientist at the James C. Hageman Sustainable Agriculture Research…

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06 2018 (June)

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06 2018 (June)

Proposals Submitted

Bangoura, Berit, and Martin Koethe: $46,750 to Ekhaga Foundation for “Presence of Zoonotic Parasites in Soil Samples from Urban Playgrounds.” Eberle, Carrie: $25,000 to Utah State University and $24,500 to Wyoming Department of Agriculture (WDA) for “Evaluation of Pulse Crops for Sustainable Dryland Production.” Gigley,…

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