Department News & Kudos
Cole Mueth, PhD student in Dr. Scot Hulbert’s lab, took a break from lab work and did an internship with the USDA Foreign Agriculture Service in the Office of Agricultural Affairs in Germany this summer. He learned a lot about the challenges facing biotechnology in the European Union while he was there. Check out his […]
A group of apple and pear growers from Lebanon visited the CPCNW on August 22, 2016, to learn about production of pathogen-tested fruit trees. This visit was facilitated by the USAID.
Dr. Naidu Rayapati, Associate Professor in Plant Pathology, Washington State University, in partnership with Dr. Amer Fayad, Associate Director, Integrated Pest Management Innovation Lab at Virginia Tech, organized a three-day workshop on “Diagnosis and Management of Plant Virus Diseases” at the Plant Pathology Division of the Royal University of Agriculture (RUA) in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, […]
This year’s annual meeting of the Mycological Society of America was held August 7-11 at the Clark Kerr campus of UC Berkeley in Berkeley, CA. The conference theme was “Sequencing the Fungal Environment: from Populations to Communities.” Attendees included (pictured l to r) Julia Kerrigan, Associate Professor at Clemson University (PhD with Jack Rogers); Tyler […]