• Bell awarded for outstanding teaching and creativity
    April 16, 2019

    University of Nebraska names top teaching, research and engagement award winners

    April 9, 2019

    University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds today announced the 2019 winners of the university’s most prestigious faculty awards for teaching, research and engagement.

    The university-wide President’s Excellence Awards recognize faculty whose work has had a significant impact on students, the university and the state.

  • CASNR Week food drive brings in over 1,100 items
    Female students works at the Helping Huskers Pantry
    March 20, 2019
    March 12, 2019

  • Experience the Power of Red Visit Day - February 13
    Three students converse and laugh while walking around East Campus
    January 7, 2019

    Experience the Power of Red Visit Day

    Wednesday, February 13, 8:30a.m.-12:00p.m.

    An event where you’ll learn how the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources (CASNR) prepares students for careers in everything from animals to plants, soil to climate, golf to business, mechanization to leadership, and food to forensic science.

  • Senior food science major learns on the job at Dairy Store
    Student in lab coat holds up scientific beakers to analyze contents
    January 2, 2019

    The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Dairy Store is prepping for a busy season.

    The store, which is located on East Campus Loop, offers holiday gift baskets of cheeses and accompanying items, and the cheeses are cut and packaged in-store by employees.

    Among them is senior food science major Alec Alvarez, of Gretna. Alvarez has had a hand in many operations of the Dairy Store since starting as a student worker more than a year ago, including whipping up dozens of flavors of Dairy Store ice cream.

  • Heng-Moss named Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources dean
    Dean Tiffany Heng-Moss stands next to a class donation in the CASNR Legacy Courtyard
    December 11, 2018

    Tiffany Heng-Moss, who has served as interim dean of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources since July 2017, has been named permanent dean of the college.

    Mike Boehm, Harlan Vice Chancellor for the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, made the announcement Dec. 10. Heng-Moss will formally begin the appointment, which is pending Board of Regents approval, in early 2019.

  • Leadership skills valuable part of CASNR education
    Ty Schurr CASNR Alumni President
    December 6, 2018

    Leadership is important to Ty Schurr. Not for the sake of being called a leader but because it is a way to accomplish worthwhile goals and to give back to his alma mater and his community.

    "I like the teamwork aspect of being a leader. I like working with people," he said.

  • Experience the Power of Red Visit Day - October 6
    August 21, 2018

    July 30, 2018

    Lincoln, Neb. — The College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln is offering potential students a glimpse at what it means to be a member of the CASNR community. CASNR’s annual Experience the Power of Red Visit Day will be held on Oct. 6 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Husker rodeo team competes in national finals
    Husker rodeo team competes in national finals
    July 23, 2018

    June 20, 2018

    Lincoln, Neb. — The University of Nebraska Rodeo Association recently returned from their fifth consecutive appearance in the College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR). The competition was held June 8-16 in Casper, Wyo.

    Competing in the CNFR for the men’s team were Doug Finney of Anselmo, John Opela of Stapleton and Jake Fulton of Valentine. Rachel Hansen of Lincoln represented the women’s team. 

  • From the lab to the field: Center for Plant Science Innovation is transforming agriculture
    Center for Plant Science Innovation
    July 23, 2018


    By: Haley Apel

    While basic plant science research is at the core of the Center for Plant Science Innovation (PSI) at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, what the Center actually does is anything but basic. PSI faculty are making groundbreaking discoveries in the areas of metabolic biochemistry, stress biology, and genetics and epigenetics. While the research is groundbreaking, PSI Director Edgar Cahoon believes the ability to bring these findings to the field is what makes the center unique.

  • Nebraska Crops Team takes third at Regional Crops Judging Contest
    Nebraska Crops Judging Team
    March 26, 2018

    The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Intercollegiate Crops Judging Team competed in the Regional Crops Judging Contest on Feb. 10 at Oklahoma Panhandle State University and placed third in the four-year division against 15 other Midwest four-year and two-year institutions. This is the third time Nebraska placed in the top three since the contest began in 2013.