Superbugs, antibiotic resistance and chicken -- a stew of misconceptions


College of Agricultural Sciences edition

College of Agricultural Sciences edition

Monday, June 23, 2014



Behring assumes presidency of international agriculture association

Deanna Behring, director of international programs in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences, has begun a one-year term as president of the Association for International Agriculture and Rural Development, an organization of U.S. and internationally based members who have devoted their careers to global agricultural development and hunger alleviation.  Full story

Urban agriculture the focus of June 27 webinar

Urban agriculture -- including its economics, successes and challenges -- will be the topic of a free Web-based seminar being offered at 2 p.m. June 27. The 90-minute webinar is sponsored by the Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development.  Full story