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Barlow named associate dean for extension

Barlow named associate dean for extension

Auburn University College of Agriculture and Alabama Extension select interim associate dean and assistant director for role Becky Barlow was recently named associate dean for extension in the Auburn University College of Agriculture and assistant director for...

Market at Ag Heritage Park resumes May 5 on Auburn campus

Market at Ag Heritage Park resumes May 5 on Auburn campus

Each summer, the freshest local produce and farm-made products can be found for sale every Thursday afternoon on Auburn University’s campus. The Market at Ag Heritage Park begins for the 2022 season on Thursday, May 5, and runs from 3-6 p.m. every Thursday through...

E.T. York Lecturer Series brings Microsoft exec

E.T. York Lecturer Series brings Microsoft exec

Data-driven agriculture could help feed growing population Land area is not increasing, soils are not getting any richer, and water levels are going down. So how do we reach the goal of increasing good food production to feed the planet? One approach is through...

Fisheries professors honored at international meeting

Fisheries professors honored at international meeting

Two faculty members in the Auburn University School of Fisheries, Aquaculture and Aquatic Sciences were recently recognized at the World Aquaculture Society conference in San Diego. Professor Terry Hanson, a 35-year veteran of aquaculture economics research and...

Graduate students attend national MANRRS conference

Graduate students attend national MANRRS conference

Eleven graduate students in the College of Agriculture at Auburn University attended the Annual Training Conference and Career Expo from the National Society of Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences, or MANRRS, March 23-26 in Jacksonville,...

E.T. York lecturer series to bring Microsoft executive on April 20

E.T. York lecturer series to bring Microsoft executive on April 20

Ranveer Chandra to discuss empowering farmers with affordable digital agriculture techniques The brain behind FarmBeats — an agricultural research project developed by Microsoft using solar-powered, white space-based Internet connectivity to record soil temperature...

Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences Department rakes in awards 

Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences Department rakes in awards 

Faculty and students in the Department of Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences at Auburn University received a number of awards during the annual meetings of the American Society of Agronomy, the Crop Science Society of America, and the Soil Science Society of...

Seun Oladipupo is the pinnacle of graduate excellence at Auburn

Seun Oladipupo is the pinnacle of graduate excellence at Auburn

Few students have been as actively involved in the Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology at Auburn University as Seun Oladipupo, a Ph.D. candidate who plans to complete his degree in May. According to Entomology and Plant Pathology Chair David Held, Oladipupo...

Man vs. Mosquito: Auburn researcher tackles age-old battle

Man vs. Mosquito: Auburn researcher tackles age-old battle

By Mike Jernigan So, imagine you’re a female mosquito. You’re patiently circling, waiting to pounce, while your unsuspecting victim enjoys a picnic with no idea they have unknowingly been placed on your menu. Your multi-lensed eyes have confirmed what your carbon...

Bonnie Plants Foundation gift to create Children’s Garden

Bonnie Plants Foundation gift to create Children’s Garden

The Transformation Garden in the College of Agriculture at Auburn University recently received a truly transformative donation. Bonnie Plants Foundation announced a multiyear donation to establish a new two-acre Children’s Garden and Pollinator Garden within Auburn's...

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Faculty member receives NSF CAREER award to study flash drought

Faculty member receives NSF CAREER award to study flash drought

Di Tian, an assistant professor in the Auburn University College of Agriculture’s Department of Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences, has been named a recipient of the National Science Foundation’s Faculty Early Career Development, or CAREER, Award. The CAREER...

E.T. York lecturer series to bring Microsoft executive on April 20

E.T. York lecturer series to bring Microsoft executive on April 20

Ranveer Chandra to discuss empowering farmers with affordable digital agriculture techniques The brain behind FarmBeats — an agricultural research project developed by Microsoft using solar-powered, white space-based Internet connectivity to record soil temperature...

Alumnus showcases turfgrass management on social media

Alumnus showcases turfgrass management on social media

By Taylor Sondgeroth It is no secret that social media has greatly influenced the world as we know it today. But perhaps less known is the daily impact social media has on the agriculture industry. Auburn University graduates Daniel Johnson and his wife Amanda are an...

College of Agriculture students, faculty earn prestigious awards

College of Agriculture students, faculty earn prestigious awards

Students and faculty in the College of Agriculture at Auburn University were recently recognized for their hard work and achievements through a number of regional and national awards. In the Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology, Assistant Professor...

Conference to feature Southeast’s brightest agricultural minds

Conference to feature Southeast’s brightest agricultural minds

The College of Agriculture at Auburn University and its fellow land-grand universities throughout the Southeast are jointly hosting a conference next month to address the potential of artificial intelligence, robotics and automation in agriculture. Titled “Envisioning...

College of Agriculture recognizes fall 2021 award winners & graduates

College of Agriculture recognizes fall 2021 award winners & graduates

Two excellent students from Auburn University’s College of Agriculture have been selected as recipients of the college’s Dean’s Award and Student Marshal. The final selection was made by the scholarship committee. Below we also honor our Fall 2021 Graduates. DEAN’S...

Research finds improved soil test for phosphorus in water

Research finds improved soil test for phosphorus in water

In the quest to find a solution to one problem, agricultural research oftentimes finds answers to others along the way. Such is the case with researchers from Auburn University’s College of Agriculture, where scientists are working to ensure that waste or litter from...

September Our Work Seminar to share work inside vertical farms 

September Our Work Seminar to share work inside vertical farms 

Students in the College of Agriculture at Auburn University who are interested in learning more about the innovative work happening in the college’s new vertical farms at the Transformation Garden can do so at the Our Work Seminar this month.  Six times a year, the...

College, alumni club host 42nd annual Ag Roundup

College, alumni club host 42nd annual Ag Roundup

The annual Ag Roundup, hosted by the Auburn Agricultural Alumni Club and the College of Agriculture at Auburn University, will return to campus on Saturday, Sept. 25, offering a special opportunity for agriculture alumni and friends to gather for a day of hospitality....

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