Determined to Farm

AgrAbility at work. Three generations of the Beckman family have farmed the fields of northeastern Nebraska. However, that legacy almost ended for Eric Beckman in May 2007 when he rolled his pickup truck. The trauma he sustained included a high level spinal cord injury that left him paralyzed from the chest down.

August 2017 IFSN Seminar

August 2017 IFSN Seminar. Dr. Lesley Cottrell at West Virginia University will present a webinar titled “An Overview of Study Findings from the Choose to Change Project: A Rural, Early Childhood Obesity Intervention” from 3-4pm Eastern on August 14, 2017.

National Monitoring Plan for Native Bees: Stakeholder and Public Listening Session

On behalf of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Pollinator Health Working Group, USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) will host a Listening Session to discuss a strategy to monitor native bees in the United States.

Institute of Food Safety and Nutrition (IFSN) Seminar Series

The Institute of Food Safety and Nutrition (IFSN) Seminar Series aims to disseminate new knowledge; engage with partners and stakeholders; and inspire the next generation of food safety and nutrition experts.


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