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Jan 29, 2016 Bedbugs have developed resistance to widely used chemical treatments, study finds
Jan 21, 2016 Susan Duncan named associate director of Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station
Dec 18, 2015 New livestock, poultry, and equine facilities at Virginia Tech included in governor’s bond proposal
Jan 08, 2016 Adding value pays off for Virginia cattle producers
Dec 22, 2015 Powell River Project given award by mining industry hall of fame for outreach and research
Dec 04, 2015 4-H nets several wins at national livestock contests
Dec 10, 2015 Virginia Cooperative Extension hosts 2016 Winter Forage conferences, features experts on tall fescue
Dec 17, 2015 Virginia Cooperative Extension wins national award for strengthening rural economies
Nov 25, 2015 Report focuses on Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station
Nov 12, 2015 Virginia Cooperative Extension and partners to host 4th Farm to Table Conference in Weyers Cave
Nov 17, 2015 Freshwater shrimp becoming big deal with help of Virginia Cooperative Extension
Nov 20, 2015 Virginia Cooperative Extension offers 10 tips for consumers using new credit chip cards
Nov 02, 2015 Study using genetic lines of Virginia Tech chickens reveals evolution happens faster than thought
Nov 19, 2015 New e-book helps consumers select decorative, pollinator shrubs for Virginia landscapes
Oct 21, 2015 Glenda Gillaspy named head of Department of Biochemistry
Oct 22, 2015 If you grill, don’t chill on meat thermometer use, cautions Virginia Cooperative Extension
Oct 14, 2015 Collaboration allows food industry to test ways to package and process products at Virginia Tech
Oct 14, 2015 Pork conference targets small-scale pig farmers
Oct 12, 2015 Donald Turner named 2015 Virginia Farmer of the Year
Oct 12, 2015 Virginia Urban Agriculture Summit to be held in Richmond on Oct. 22-23
Nov 11, 2015 Laura Strawn named Extension specialist and assistant professor of food science and technology
Nov 10, 2015 Maria Sharakhova joins entomology faculty
Nov 09, 2015 Hannah Scherer appointed Extension specialist and assistant professor of agricultural, leadership, and community education
Nov 06, 2015 Carlin Rafie appointed assistant professor of human nutrition, foods, and exercise and Extension specialist
Nov 05, 2015 Travis Mountain named Extension specialist, assistant professor of agricultural and applied economics
Nov 04, 2015 Olga Isengildina-Massa named associate professor of agricultural and applied economics
Nov 03, 2015 Cristina Fernandez-Fraguas appointed assistant professor of food science and technology
Nov 02, 2015 Charlie Cahoon appointed assistant professor of plant pathology, physiology, and weed science and Extension specialist
Sep 21, 2015 Virginia Cooperative Extension Day at state fair to feature food safety demos, activities for families
Sep 25, 2015 College of Agriculture and Life Sciences latest Innovations newsletter now available
Oct 02, 2015 Virginia Cooperative Extension launches language interpretation service for clients
Oct 08, 2015 Honorees to be inducted into Virginia Livestock Hall of Fame on Virginia Tech campus
Sep 29, 2015 4-H conducts world's largest science experiment on National Youth Science Day
Sep 14, 2015 Extension raises food insecurity awareness
Sep 24, 2015 Empire of the ants (and spiders, and millipedes, and bees) comes marching back for Hokie BugFest
Sep 08, 2015 Virginia Tech Board of Visitors approves proposed design of new dairy and animal science facilities
Sep 22, 2015 David Roper joins Virginia Cooperative Extension as 4-H youth livestock specialist
Sep 04, 2015 Researcher finds companies' branded media characters could promote healthier eating
Sep 03, 2015 Biological systems engineering Professor Kumar Mallikarjunan receives Kishida International Award
Aug 25, 2015 Mary Leigh Wolfe now president of American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers
Sep 01, 2015 Two Department of Animal and Poultry Sciences faculty members receive animal science awards
Aug 04, 2015 Kentland Farm Field Day will showcase diverse research
Aug 03, 2015 Experts Directory from Virginia Tech College of Agriculture and Life Sciences now available
Jul 20, 2015 Photos: New Dairy Science Complex
Jul 23, 2015 Virginia Cooperative Extension to showcase research and new technology at the Virginia Ag Expo
Jul 16, 2015 Virginia Tech scientist develops model for robots with bacterial brains
Jul 09, 2015 New Dairy Science Complex - Kentland Farm bolsters program, contributes to the land-grant mission
Jun 24, 2015 Richard Veilleux reappointed Julian Haden Gary and Margaret Savage Gary Professor
Jun 17, 2015 Saied Mostaghimi reappointed H.E. and Elizabeth F. Alphin Professor
May 20, 2015 Virginia Tech agricultural sciences programs rise in National Science Foundation rankings
Apr 27, 2015 Virginia Tech teams up to advance coastal and marine science in the commonwealth
May 01, 2015 For Virginia Tech scientists, saving the Chesapeake Bay is all in a day’s work
Apr 01, 2015 Virginia Household Water Quality Program to host upcoming water clinics
Mar 11, 2015 Virginia Tech helps grow agricultural industry, increase global trade
Mar 19, 2015 Virginia Tech to research production, use, and economic impact of industrial hemp
Feb 17, 2015 Virginia Tech's president to speak to Governor’s Conference on Agricultural Trade
Feb 10, 2015 International experience inspires student to focus on household water quality issues in Virginia
Feb 11, 2015 Agritourism can boost farmers' revenue, Virginia Tech study finds
Dec 22, 2014 2015 Virginia Winter Forage Conferences focus on red meat, forages, and human health
Nov 20, 2014 Student researcher studies the core of cider production
Oct 06, 2014 Ramon Arancibia appointed assistant professor of horticulture and extension specialist
Sep 23, 2014 Allen Harper honored with emeritus status
Aug 05, 2014 David Langston named director of Tidewater Agricultural Research and Extension Center
Jul 29, 2014 Virginia Tech alumna receives Fulbright U.S. student grant to study food safety in Bangladesh
Jun 10, 2014 Margaret C. Merrill honored with emerita status
Jun 12, 2014 Henry P. Wilson honored with emeritus status
Mar 12, 2014 College of Agriculture and Life Sciences contributes to record export numbers
Mar 17, 2014 New College of Agriculture and Life Sciences building creates scientific synergy
Feb 18, 2014 Governor's Conference on Agricultural Trade set for March 6-7 in Richmond, Va.
Feb 17, 2014 Students become certified master food volunteers in special topics class
Dec 19, 2013 Researchers enlist public's help in curbing the spread of boxwood disease
Nov 11, 2013 College of Agriculture and Life Sciences awarded conservation innovation grants
Oct 08, 2013 Video: The many missions of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Oct 03, 2013 Virginia Tech alumni and former faculty members inducted into Virginia Livestock Hall of Fame
Sep 26, 2013 Horticulture webinar series to promote plant biosecurity, water, and environmental sustainability
Sep 10, 2013 Board of Visitors approves design plans for new dairy complex at Kentland Farm
Sep 20, 2013 Why don't trees bleed to death when they get injured?
Sep 09, 2013 Senegalese university presidents to visit Virginia Tech
Jul 31, 2013 VALOR goes to Washington
Jul 01, 2013 Jim and Janet Johnson receive philanthropy award
Jun 21, 2013 Eric Wong reappointed John W. Hancock Professor of Animal and Poultry Sciences
Jun 10, 2013 Richard T. Crowder named C.G. Thornhill Professor of Agricultural Trade
May 06, 2013 Shelley Duke will receive Virginia Tech's highest honor
Mar 19, 2013 Virginia Tech plays pivotal role in boosting state's agricultural exports
Mar 05, 2013 Peter B. Schultz receives Distinguished Service Award from Research Center Administrators Society
Jan 22, 2013 Video: Virginia Tech students create $5 million building plan for the Reynolds Homestead
Dec 14, 2012 Jim Gerrish of American GrazingLands Services to speak at the 2013 Winter Forage Conference
Dec 06, 2012 Research instrument opens new avenues of discovery
Oct 25, 2012 Danny R. Peek named Virginia Cooperative Extension Southwest District director
Oct 29, 2012 First Hokie Stone on Human and Agricultural Biosciences Building 1 marks new phase of construction
Sep 19, 2012 Livestock industry to induct former faculty and alumni in Livestock Hall of Fame
Sep 21, 2012 Pork conference targets small-scale producers
Sep 20, 2012 Robert Grisso named associate director of Virginia Cooperative Extension
Sep 20, 2012 Infestation of stink bugs continues to spread across state
Aug 24, 2012 College of Agriculture and Life Sciences researchers recognized for their work
Aug 15, 2012 New videos help homeowners grow beautiful, environmentally friendly lawns
Jul 31, 2012 In memoriam: Bonnie Lee Appleton, professor emerita of horticulture, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
May 15, 2012 John Lee Pratt Animal Nutrition Senior Fellows present research
May 10, 2012 Virginia Tech and University of Tuscia lead international research team to unravel origin of devastating kiwifruit bacterium
Apr 12, 2012 Steven Blank brings 30 years experience to Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
Apr 11, 2012 Prestigious National Institutes of Health training program answers biomedical research need
Mar 08, 2012 Horse owners to blend science/trust at extravaganza
Mar 02, 2012 Virginia Farm to Table Plan now available
Mar 07, 2012 Scientists awarded grant for mosquito egg production research
Feb 21, 2012 Virginia Tech collects books to restock South Sudan's universities' libraries
Feb 15, 2012 Biochemist receives prestigious international award
Jan 27, 2012 Virginia no-till conferences set for Feb. 6-8
Jan 20, 2012 Virginia Agriculture Leaders Obtaining Results Program names advisory council
Jan 10, 2012 Researchers discover novel anti-viral immune pathway in the mosquito
Dec 16, 2011 Translational medicine turns Virginia Tech's innovations in the life sciences into clinical solutions
Dec 16, 2011 Virginia Tech to break ground on first building in new Biosciences Precinct
Nov 23, 2011 Parent of new Southwest Virginia clean energy company wins French, international CleanTech competitions
Nov 16, 2011 2012 Winter Forage Conference to feature weed management expert Kathy Voth
Nov 09, 2011 Turfgrass research makes a fast football field at Virginia Tech
Dec 05, 2011 Virginia Tech team to investigate the genomics of wood for biofuels production
Nov 04, 2011 Plant researchers locate transporter used for nicotine metabolism
Nov 01, 2011 Family's quest to learn about Lady Astor Rose takes them to Institute for Advanced Learning and Research
Nov 02, 2011 Roger Harris named head of the Department of Horticulture
Oct 28, 2011 Patricia Williams named College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Employee of the Year
Nov 03, 2011 Research team unravels tomato pathogen's tricks of the trade
Nov 09, 2011 Carl Griffey named W.G. Wysor Professor of Agriculture
Nov 08, 2011 R. Michael Akers reappointed Horace E. and Elizabeth F. Alphin Professor
Oct 21, 2011 College of Agriculture and Life Sciences names Mary Leigh Wolfe head of biological systems engineering
Oct 19, 2011 A special flower will grace the University Open House
Oct 20, 2011 Bed bug insecticide resistance mechanisms identified
Oct 14, 2011 Virginia Tech alumni and faculty inducted in the Virginia Livestock Hall of Fame
Oct 12, 2011 Donald Horsley recognized as 2011 Virginia Farmer of the Year
Oct 06, 2011 Virginia Cooperative Extension announces administrative changes
Oct 10, 2011 Bur Oak dedication, Hokie Bugfest festival to honor legacy of William Alwood
Sep 26, 2011 Enzymes are possible targets for new anti-malaria drugs
Sep 21, 2011 Discovery of new ways to kill malaria mosquitoes a race against resistance
Sep 27, 2011 Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine digs in to the future; new buildings move forward
Sep 21, 2011 Microbes travel through the air; it would be good to know how and where
Sep 22, 2011 Life Science Forum introduces university research, regional companies
Sep 14, 2011 International Plant Protection Sciences organization confers award on Virginia Tech's S. K. De Datta
Sep 13, 2011 Tony Wolf receives 2011 Andy Swiger Land-Grant Award
Aug 30, 2011 Post Hurricane Irene Tuesday update: Loss of power continues to affect operations
Aug 19, 2011 Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences awards honorary degree to Virginia Tech's Paul Siegel
Aug 24, 2011 Researchers uncover mechanisms of plant infection
Aug 10, 2011 Fading ability to taste iron raises health concerns for people over age 50
Aug 01, 2011 Virginia Tech student awarded National Institutes of Health fellowship to study diabetes and obesity
Jul 25, 2011 Virginia's tree fruit industry has new insecticide to fight stink bugs
Jul 15, 2011 Virginia Tech professor's cellulose-for-biofuels and carbon cycling research featured in July 14 issue of Science journal
Jul 26, 2011 Researchers characterize biomechanics of ovarian cells in mice according to their phenotype at the various stages of cancer
Jul 18, 2011 Robert H. White awarded $1 million NSF grant to research origin of life
Jul 11, 2011 Simple little spud helps scientists crack potato's mighty genome
Jun 17, 2011 Julie Walters Steele is new Reynolds Homestead director
Jun 08, 2011 S.K. De Datta announces retirement
Jun 10, 2011 Role of gene regulator in skeletal muscles demonstrated
Jun 13, 2011 Cells do talk to one another, but the question remains how
Jun 17, 2011 Plant biology meets up with computational wizardry
May 18, 2011 Comparison of genomes of plant parasites provides solid clues for response
May 02, 2011 National Science Foundation ranks Virginia Tech No. 5 for agricultural sciences
Apr 15, 2011 College of Agriculture and Life Sciences recognizes outstanding graduate students
Mar 29, 2011 Scientists to improve soybean production sustainability, aiding farmers and consumers
Mar 25, 2011 Thea Glidden named director of communications and marketing for the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Feb 02, 2011 Virginia Tech researchers contribute to strawberry genome sequence
Jan 12, 2011 USDA supports beginning farmer education at Virginia Tech
Dec 13, 2010 Virginia Cooperative Extension evaluates broccoli varieties for $4.9 million study on promising East Coast industry
Nov 11, 2010 University awarded $2.7 million to study pathogen management, irrigation water quality for green industry
Oct 29, 2010 Virginia Tech awarded $3.8 million to stimulate eastern U.S. wine industry
Oct 21, 2010 Paul Semtner honored with emeritus status
Oct 19, 2010 Patrick Phipps honored with emeritus status
Sep 13, 2010 Powell River Project Symposium to focus on advances in coal mine reclamation, Sept. 15
Sep 08, 2010 Virginia Tech researchers contribute to turkey genome sequencing
Dec 07, 2009 Saied Mostaghimi named director of Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station, and associate dean for research and graduate studies
Nov 24, 2009 2010 Winter Forage Conference to feature grazing innovator Greg Judy