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The Long, Silk Road to Today's Apples

Aug 25, 2017

The Boyce Thompson Institute's Fei Lab has released new research that tells the story of the apple's evolution on the historic Silk Road, and reveals new insights into apple genetics that could be a major boost to apple breeders. Read more

Meet the new faculty: John Wallace

Aug 24, 2017

CALS News profiles John Wallace, our new assistant professor in the Horticulture Section focusing on sustainable weed management in vegetable and fruit cropping systems. Read more

Cornell Projects to Cultivate the Digital Agriculture Landscape

Aug 23, 2017

Research investment from the Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station (CUAES) will fund six proposals over three years focused on developing computational and informational technologies to create more profitable, efficient and sustainable agricultural practices. Read more

Meet Our New Faculty

Aug 23, 2017

Discover the passionate interests that get these faculty members out of bed every morning, and learn a little of the personal side of our newest CALS colleagues.  Read more

Students report on research progress at Graduate Field Review

Aug 18, 2017

A dozen graduate students gave 2-minute "poster pitches" ahead of poster sessions where they detailed their research progress to faculty, staff and fellow students on topics ranging from root exudates and reviving nut trees to post-harvest fruit- and flower-quality and Reisling grape clone trials.  Read more