| 10/26/09 5:51 PM |
JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. – Oct. 26, 2009 – Cornell alumnus Lawrence J. Van De Valk, director of the Empire State Food and Agricultural Leadership Institute (LEAD New York) was recently honored by the International Association of Programs for Agricultural Leadership (IAPAL) with their Outstanding Leadership Program Director award.
"Several other IAPAL program directors and countless agricultura ... ...Read more
| 10/26/09 4:16 PM |
AMES, Iowa – Oct. 26, 2009 – To demonstrate lifelong involvement in the colleges and universities we call home, AGR Hall of Fame member has made a major gift for Iowa State's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Marvin and his wife, Janice, Walter have donated a major gift to Iowa State University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
The couple have pled ... ...Read more
| 10/26/09 10:02 AM |
FORT ATKINSON, Wis. – Oct. 26, 2009 – The associate editor of Hoard's Dairyman magazine has been elected president of the National Dairy Shrine. During the organization's 60th annual meeting, Wisconsin-Madison alumnus Corey Geiger was elected to the post, in which he becomes the leader of the 18-member board.
Geiger has served as associate editor for the publication s ... ...Read more
| 10/22/09 2:40 PM |
MADISON, Wis. – Oct. 22, 2009 – The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) was well represented on the 2009 University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Homecoming Court with two AGR undergraduates on the 10-person court. Alex Newman and Andrew Mulrooney were selected to the Badger Homecoming Court based on their academic achievements, campus activities and their community in ... ...Read more
| 10/22/09 9:28 AM |
FORT ATKINSON, Wis. – Oct. 22, 2009 – Wisconsin-Platteville alumnus Chuck Miller has been named Director of Agricultural Sales at Nasco, a Fort Atkinson, Wis., based mail-order company.
As Director of Agricultural Sales, Miller will be in charge of the sales of farm supplies and equipment for Nasco’s Farm & Ranch catalog and agricultural teaching aids for Nasco&rsqu ... ...Read more