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Monthly Archives: February 2014

USDA grant supports education about food security

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_B8XYzGBrEU

Dr. Arbindra Rimal, Missouri State University professor of agriculture, received a half-million dollar grant through the USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture. The grant focuses on education about food security and is a joint project with five universities in

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Dr. Anson Elliott receives Missouri’s Agricultural Educator of the Year award

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xTXynkF7S0o

Dr. Anson Elliott, head of the William H. Darr School of Agriculture, received high honors during the 44th Missouri Governor’s Conference on Agriculture, hosted by Gov. Jay Nixon and the Missouri Department of Agriculture. During the awards banquet, Gov. Nixon and Missouri’s Director of Agriculture Richard Fordyce recognized Elliott with Missouri’s Agricultural Educator of the Year award in front of hundreds of Missouri producers and agribusiness leaders.

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Maroon Minute highlights USDA grant supporting agriculture education

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WNSJiipfmKo

Webb and Sudbrock recently received a $277,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture for their project “Linking to Focus on Agriculture Sustainability and Food Security.”

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