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Eight receive Holling Family awards for teaching excellence

Apr 1st, 2010 | By | Category: April 1, 2010, Employee News, Issue

Eight UNL faculty and staff members received the 2010 Holling Family Awards for Teaching Excellence in Agriculture and Natural Resources. The annual awards honor outstanding teaching in UNL’s Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources. This year’s recipients are: Senior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award: Susan Cuppett, professor in the Department of Food Science and Technology, and […]

UNL-developed tool helps gauge health of farms

Aug 26th, 2009 | By | Category: August 27, 2009, Campus News, Issue

While profits and yields often are the bottom line for farmers, a new UNL tool called the Healthy Farm Index will help farmers take into account the benefits of nature. An integral part of UNL’s organic farming project, the tool will help farmers and landowners measure their farm’s ecological health and maintain or improve crop […]