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E. J. Iddings Agricultural Science Laboratory, Room 65
606 S Rayburn St

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2336
Moscow, ID 83844-2336

Phone: 208-885-7984

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Email: cals-advising@uidaho.edu

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Research

Student Research

CALS students have many opportunities to gain first-hand experience through in-depth research, both at the undergraduate and graduate level.

Undergraduate Research

Many research opportunities are available for undergraduate students looking to extend their experiences beyond the classroom. Talk with your professor to see how you can get involved.

Undergraduate research opportunities in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences are available for any student interested in extending their education beyond the classroom — even freshmen. Students like Brooke Luzzi are gaining hands-on experience to improve their futures.

For undergraduate students in the University of Idaho College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, learning extends beyond the classroom thanks to undergraduate research opportunities. Students like Kim Davenport are researching issues that can impact our state and the world.

Microbiology student Abby Lundgren took advantage of this opportunity to learn more about working in a laboratory setting as she helps CALS researchers find ways to fight the pale cyst nematode to keep Idaho’s potato crops safe and healthy.

Determining Trends in Cattle Feeding Efficiency

College of Agricultural and Life Sciences undergraduate studies the genes of cattle that grow quickly on different diets

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Changing Mosquito Diets to Prevent Spread of Malaria

College of Agricultural and Life Sciences student attempts to decrease the ability of malaria-carrying mosquitoes to lay eggs with plant hormone

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Exploring Consumer Perspectives on Animal Welfare

Agricultural and Life Sciences undergraduate explores how people’s views on animal welfare affect their buying practices

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CALS student Maggie Elliott was able to create her own Q-sort research study to better understand consumer perceptions of agriculture. With this information, Maggie will be able to assist producers in finding ways to better communicate with consumers.

Brooke Luzzi - Food Sciences

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Graduate Research

All graduate students are expected to conduct independent research, develop a research methodology, carry out scientific data collection and analyze the results.

Students in the University of Idaho College of Agricultural and Life Sciences are conducting ground breaking research to help advance the agricultural industry. Jennifer Spencer, a doctoral candidate in animal and veterinary science, is finding ways to improve reproduction rates in dairy cattle, research that will benefit the dairy industry in Idaho and across the nation.

The Value of Water

CALS student looks for answers to irrigation issue

A desire to positively impact agriculture and an interest in water issues led Madison Moore to pursue a graduate degree in applied economics from University of Idaho College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.

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Flexibility in Economics

CALS student studies community economic resilience

University of Idaho student Lauryn Ringwood combines a passion for applied economics and an interest in community resilience into a master’s degree in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.

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Academic Programs

Physical Address:
E. J. Iddings Agricultural Science Laboratory, Room 65
606 S Rayburn St

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2336
Moscow, ID 83844-2336

Phone: 208-885-7984

Fax: 208-885-6654

Email: cals-advising@uidaho.edu

Web: uidaho.edu/cals

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