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two monarch butterflies on a white flower

Pollinator Gardens And You

In honor of National Pollinator Month, we’re chatting with Danesha Seth Carley, co-author and research associate professor in NC State’s Department of Horticultural Science, about how to build pollinator gardens.
A sea of poinsettia plants at Poinsettia Field Day in a Raulston Arboretum greenhouse.

‘Tis the Season for Sustainability

Try these 12 tips to kickstart sustainable holiday habits that can last all year long.
Postdoctoral researcher Lisa Van den Broeck looks into a microscope while STEPS Center director Jacob Jones watches on by her side..

STEPS Center Tackles Full Scope of Phosphorus Sustainability

Headquartered at NC State, the Science and Technologies for Phosphorus Sustainability Center is discovering and developing ways to recycle phosphorus, make our food system more efficient, and protect the environment from waste.
NC State Wicked Problems, Wolfpack Solutions a fully online course for incoming NC State students.

Wicked Problems, Wolfpack Solutions Returns With The Future of Food

This year’s iteration of Wicked Problems, Wolfpack Solutions will surround the Future of Food — specifically, the complex and interwoven problems which contribute to a worldwide issue. Many members of DELTA’s staff have worked tirelessly to make the course a success for incoming first-year and transfer students.
Food waste is weighed at a Fountain Dining Hall “Weigh Your Waste” event in October 2021.

How and Why to Reduce Campus Food Waste

Have you ever wondered what happens to leftover food from campus dining halls?