RSS Feed Icon News Releases

Job Opportunity: Interim Department Head, Animal and Veterinary Science
Posted: Thursday, August 20
The mission of AVS is to conduct focused, comprehensive and integrated research, teaching, and extension programs which directly support animal agriculture. The Department of Animal and Veterinary Science prepares students for careers in the fields of veterinary medicine, animal science-production, dairy science, and agribusinesses connected to animal agriculture. The department works closely with...
» Read More
Agricultural and Life Sciences | Animal and Veterinary Science | Faculty and Staff Announcement
Bookmark and Share
UI Researcher Leads National Project to Combat Potato Nematodes
Posted: Monday, August 17
The University of Idaho will lead a $3.2 million project to combat microscopic worms that threaten potato production. The project, which focuses on the pale cyst nematode and golden nematode, relies on university, federal and industry efforts. These nematodes can reduce potato production by up to 80 percent by infecting the plant’s roots, draining energy that would otherwise create tubers....
» Read More
Agricultural and Life Sciences | News Release
Bookmark and Share
UI Animal Scientist McGuire to Serve as Idaho Ag Experiment Station Interim Director
Posted: Sunday, August 2
University of Idaho lactation physiologist Mark McGuire, Animal and Veterinary Science Department head, will serve as interim director of the Idaho Agricultural Experiment Station beginning Aug. 2 with the retirement of current director Donn Thill. The station is based in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. McGuire joined the UI faculty in 1995 and has served as department head since 2...
» Read More
Agricultural and Life Sciences | News Release
Bookmark and Share
UI Weed Scientist, Ag Experiment Station Director Donn Thill Retires
Posted: Sunday, August 2
When Donn Thill retired July 30 as Idaho Agricultural Experiment Station director, he capped a 35-year career as a University of Idaho College of Agricultural and Life Sciences professor and weed scientist.   His participation in agricultural research goes beyond that to working during the summer as a high school student for the U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. &n...
» Read More
Agricultural and Life Sciences | News Release
Bookmark and Share
Explore Idaho’s Link to Oreos, Agricultural Science at UI Aberdeen Twilight Tour July 29
Posted: Friday, July 24
ABERDEEN, Idaho – The University of Idaho Aberdeen Research and Extension Center will hold the Twilight Tour from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 29.   The event welcomes families and farmers with fun ways to learn more about efforts by the university to improve lives and benefit agriculture from home landscaping to major crops.   Topics include Idaho wheat’s role in Oreo cookies...
» Read More
Agricultural and Life Sciences | News Release | Extension
Bookmark and Share
Open Forums for CALS Dean Candidates July 20-21
Posted: Friday, July 10
Please join the Search Advisory Committee as we host additional finalists for the position of Dean of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences in Moscow. Opportunities to hear from the candidates will be at open sessions, with recorded sessions posted after the final candidate has visited. We will accept advance questions for the open session (submit to kmalm@uidaho.edu), as well as during th...
» Read More
Agricultural and Life Sciences | Faculty and Staff Announcement
Bookmark and Share
Thank you to Diane Noel, CALS
Posted: Tuesday, June 30
Olga Walsh and the Cropping Systems Agronomy Research & Extension program at Parma R&E Center are grateful to Diane Noel, Publishing Leader, Educational Communications in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences for stellar professionalism and always meeting the tightest deadlines. We are ecstatic to have been able to distribute the most recently produced Extension bulletin on remote ...
» Read More
Agricultural and Life Sciences | Acknowledgements
Bookmark and Share
UI Showcases New Beer, Bread Research at Parker Farm Field Day
Posted: Monday, June 29
MOSCOW, Idaho – June 29, 2015 — The University of Idaho Parker Farm Field Day on Thursday, July 9, will feature agricultural research focused on wheat, canola, acidic soils and horticultural applications for biochar. The tour will also feature research focused on taste preferences for bread baked from hard red or hard white wheat and a new wheat beer, UI Stone Gold Vandal Wheat Be...
» Read More
Agricultural and Life Sciences | News Release
Bookmark and Share
UI Extension, Regional Climate Change Project Hosts Precision Ag Field Tour July 8
Posted: Friday, June 26
MOSCOW, Idaho – June 26, 2015 — The USDA-funded Regional Approaches to Climate Change (REACCH) project and University of Idaho Extension are holding a Precision Agriculture Field Tour on Wednesday, July 8, to respond to a growing desire among Palouse-area farmers to learn ways to more efficiently use resources, including fertilizers, pesticides and emerging technologies. Registrat...
» Read More
Agricultural and Life Sciences | News Release
Bookmark and Share
Job Opportunity: Director, Administrative Services/Fiscal Officer
Posted: Friday, June 26
The College of Agricultural & Life Sciences is accepting applications for a Director, Administrative Services/Fiscal Officer position. This position reports to the Dean of the College of Agricultural & Life Sciences and has the responsibility of maintaining the fiscal integrity of the college. Provides leadership and guidance on administrative support functions for seven (7) departments, t...
» Read More
Agricultural and Life Sciences | Faculty and Staff Announcement
Bookmark and Share

See more posts...