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March 11, 2013

Researchers involved in the project range from plant and forest scientists to agricultural engineers and economists.

February 27, 2013

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Two students in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences will be recognized by the college this spring for their experiences in the Critical Language Scholarship Program sponsored by the U.S. Department of State.

February 25, 2013

A donation of machines from a major farm-equipment manufacturer will enhance hands-on learning for Penn State students in the colleges of Agricultural Sciences and Engineering.

January 28, 2013

At Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences, we utilize this award to recognize outstanding teachers in the College of Agricultural Sciences early in their teaching career.

January 10, 2013

"People, Projects, and Pride at Penn State", AND the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering!

January 4, 2013

A followup to his "Field Tripping" Blog, Frank looks back on a semester of ASM 327, a class that made him look at soil and water resource management in a new way.

December 18, 2012

The International Genetically Engineered Machines competition, better known as iGEM, focuses on a fairly new area of biological research that uses different perspectives to design and construct new biological functions and systems not found in nature.

November 26, 2012

Ten Penn State students have been selected as College of Agricultural Sciences Alumni Society 2012 Internship Award winners.

ROPS installed on tractor
June 15, 2012

Better marketing tactics may lead to improved safety in one of the nation's most dangerous occupations -- farming, according to Penn State researchers.

2012 Pullers Team
June 8, 2012

2012 ASABE ΒΌ tractor student design competition was carried out from May 31st to June 3rd in Peoria IL.

May 23, 2012

Penn State outside hitter Joe Sunder was on top of his game both on and off the court.

March 14, 2012

In response to a tragic, four-state, two-week series of fatal accidents involving agricultural producers and skid-steer loaders, a farm-safety expert in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences is calling for operators to take precautions.

February 28, 2012

A team of Penn State students are helping a Pennsylvania farm to reduce waste nutrients and generate energy, thanks to a course-based academic competition.

January 6, 2012

Westfield Insurance Foundation, an Ohio-based private foundation, has made a major contribution to a project developed by Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences to help save farmers lives.