Hayman receives UW Extension’s highest honor
Vicki Hayman, Weston County nutrition and food safety educator for the northeast area, was awarded the Jim DeBree Excellence in Extension Award – UW Extension’s highest honor.
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College staff and faculty members received recognition during the dean’s Employee Recognition Program in December.
The Agricultural Experiment Station also presented its outstanding faculty and student research article awards for Reflections magazine (see page 18).
Dean Frank Galey presented Kelly … Read the rest
A University of Wyoming professor advancing understanding of nutrition’s role in the performance of casual exercisers to elite athletes and an assistant professor seeking to improve meat quality by investigating prenatal influences in livestock have received research awards from the … Read the rest
Team members who develop innovative grasshopper control methods for public use have received the University of Wyoming Extension Creative Excellence Award.
Members of the UW Extension Entomology Grasshopper Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Team, Alexandre Latchininsky, Scott Schell, John Connett, Douglas … Read the rest
Agricultural economists in the college will generate models of what economies in the Upper Missouri River Basin might look like if raising biofuels and carbon capture technologies were implemented.
They are part of the four-year, $6 million National Science Foundation … Read the rest
Four from the College and Agriculture and Natural Resources were honored as “Top Profs” by members of the University of Wyoming’s senior honor society.
Members of the Cap and Gown Chapter of Mortar Board selected professors who have positively influenced … Read the rest
The University of Wyoming Horse Judging Team earned fifth at the National Reining Horse Association Collegiate Judging Contest in Oklahoma City November 30 – UW’s best performance ever at that competition. The team’s top individual was Tanner McClure of Riverside, … Read the rest
The 2017 University of Wyoming Livestock Judging Team finished eighth at the North American International Livestock Exposition in November in Louisville, Kentucky. This marks the first top-10 finish at the national championship in at least 30 years, says coach Caleb … Read the rest
The college’s award recipients were recognized at the dean’s banquet and on the football field during Ag Appreciation Weekend last fall.
Martin Winchell, managing director for Schneider, one of the largest wholly-owned foreign transportation and logistics firms in China, … Read the rest
Albany County 4-H’er Kyle Despain and his market steer entry won the Catch-A-Calf competition at the National Western Stock Show, Rodeo and Horse Show in Denver in January.
Despain competed against 34 other 4-H’ers and entries from Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, … Read the rest
The team that produces Barnyards & Backyards magazine also produces longer, more in‑depth publications. The new publication “Promoting Pollinators On Your Place: A Wyoming Guide” is one of these.
This guide is available at University of Wyoming Extension county offices … Read the rest
More than 700 attended the Range Beef Cow Symposium last November in Cheyenne, drawn by the information geared toward producers.
The conference is a joint effort coordinated by the extension programs of South Dakota State University, Colorado State University, the … Read the rest
Snows of 95 winters have passed over the gravesite, topped only by grass in Laramie’s Greenhill Cemetery.
There is no marker. If not for a memorial fountain greeting those treading onto and off the University of Wyoming campus, no one … Read the rest
Colleagues and friends at the University of Wyoming mourned the Wednesday, August 2, death of a fellow scientist killed in a motorcycle accident in Nevada.
Gustavo Sbatella of Powell died in the crash near Valley of Fire State Park in … Read the rest