May 2, 2017

Charlotte Colantti has spent the past year studying, collecting, and analyzing data about the history and evolution of women within cooperatives (Co-ops). She started her research with the period of the 1920’s and analyzed how women interacted with co-ops. The first cl...

April 25, 2017

Each year the University of Minnesota Agricultural Education Club brings the world of agriculture to the middle of Minneapolis, and April 11th saw hundreds of students stopping by Northrop Plaza to interact with livestock, Minnesota ag organizations, and student and fa...

April 12, 2017

Thomas Reardon, Professor Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics, Michigan State University

So, did you know the department hosts seminars at least once a week during the semester? There are three different seminars:

-Agricultural and Applied Economics


March 30, 2017

Delta Tau Delta hosted a public philanthropic  event, “ Delta Taco Delta”  to raise money in support of finding a cure for Type 1 diabetes through the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. They were able to raise $1200 to donate towards this cause.

Even though thi...

March 23, 2017

Delta Theta Sigma (DTS) hosted a philanthropy event on March 23, 2017 in support of the American Heart Association. The Hayes family has been roasting hogs for over thirty years and Daniel Hayes wanted to show his support, so he convinced his family to donate pulled po...

March 6, 2017

Kimberly Tam (Kim), a recent graduate of the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, joined CFANS today for a wonderful presentation that highlighted her journey from college internships, to “real world” jobs, to her current position with Bluespire.

Throughout her time in...

February 16, 2017

This event , which took place on February 9, was a dual networking and learning opportunity facilitated by North Central Chapter of the National Agri-Marketing Association and CFANS Alumni Relations. It was set up as a series of roundtable discussions that were kicked...

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