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Zebra Chip Finds Its Way to Idaho’s Potato Fields
Posted: Friday, October 7 2011
MOSCOW, Idaho – A potato pest from points south has reached Idaho, University of Idaho Extension specialists with the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences confirmed this week. It was reported last month in Oregon and Washington. There are no known health safety or nutritional problems associated with zebra chip. Zebra chip is named for the dark bands that develop in potatoes infected by...
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Agricultural and Life Sciences | Plant, Soil and Entomological Sciences | Research | Twin Falls | Extension
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McCall Outdoor Science School Educates Idaho Kids About Climate Change
Posted: Wednesday, January 27 2010
Written by Sue McMurray Wal-Mart grant will help with student-focused program MCCALL, Idaho – Snow-day school closures in early October, extra-hot summers and an overabundance of creepy insects to scare little sister may seem like a great way to live to some Idaho kids. But while these factors may be fun now, they are signs of impending climate change that could alter their futures. A new clim...
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Natural Resources | Steve Hollenhorst - MOSS | University of Idaho Boise | News Release | Sustainability | Southern Idaho | McCall Outdoor Science School
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UI Research Tours to Help Growers Weather Weed, Insect and Disease Issues
Posted: Thursday, June 11
KIMBERLY, Idaho – An explosion of weeds sparked by recent downpours across Idaho make this year’s University of Idaho Snake River Pest Management Research Tours in Kimberly and Aberdeen timely for farmers and others, said UI Extension weed scientist Don Morishita. The Kimberly and Aberdeen Research and Extension Centers will host the tours Tuesday and Wednesday, June 23-24. “It...
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Agricultural and Life Sciences | Juliet Marshall | Don Morishita | News Release | Southern Idaho | Extension
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STEM Education Conference to Highlight K-12 Efforts in Idaho
Posted: Monday, June 8
“Highlighting Successful Educational Programs and Partnerships,” the 2015 University of Idaho-Micron Idaho STEM Innovations Conference is taking place 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 9, at The Riverside Hotel in Boise. This free conference, sponsored by University of Idaho and Micron Foundation, will provide resources about a variety of successful programs and partnerships around Id...
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University of Idaho Boise | News Release | Southern Idaho
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Idaho Ag Economist: Credible Seafood Sustainability Relies on Verifying Progress
Posted: Friday, May 1
MOSCOW – Sustainable seafood, a category that includes Idaho-raised rainbow trout, is in demand by some of the world’s largest retailers, including Wal-Mart, a University of Idaho agricultural economist notes. “The challenge for fishermen, fisheries management agencies, aquaculturists and retailers alike, however, is ensuring progress on the goal of achieving sustainable produc...
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Agricultural and Life Sciences | Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology | Sustainability | Southern Idaho | Extension
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Spring Commencement Includes 106 Degrees from UI Boise and UI Twin Falls
Posted: Wednesday, April 29
Students graduating from the University of Idaho Boise and UI Twin Falls are eligible for 106 degrees this spring. Candidates from the University of Idaho Boise applied for 16 baccalaureate degrees, 42 master’s degrees, three doctoral degrees, 30 law degrees and seven specialist degrees this spring. Some students will have earned multiple degrees. In Twin Falls, where the university offe...
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University of Idaho Boise | News Release | Southern Idaho | Twin Falls | Central Idaho
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Cover Crops, Nitrogen and Waste Focus of 2014 Nutrient Management Conference in Twin Falls
Posted: Wednesday, February 12 2014
TWIN FALLS, Idaho – Feb. 12, 2014 – University of Idaho Extension researchers will attempt to cover the spectrum of information and issues related to managing agricultural waste, nutrients for crops, dairies and water quality during a conference in Twin Falls March 6. Offering the latest related news, research, education and activities in Idaho, the Idaho Nutrient Management Conferenc...
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Agricultural and Life Sciences | Twin Falls | Extension
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UI Increases New First-year and Graduate Students; Improves Student Diversity; Draws Record Number of National Merit Scholars
Posted: Tuesday, October 22 2013
MOSCOW, Idaho – The University of Idaho today announced a decline in overall student enrollment for the fall semester 2013 but also reported slight increases in the number of first-year undergraduates and new graduate students, as well as an increase in international student enrollment. In addition, the UI enrolled a record 25 National Merit Scholars in this year's first-year undergraduate ...
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Provost Staff | News Release | Twin Falls | Graduate | Undergraduate | Office of the President | University of Idaho | International | President's Office
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