Students Donate Leftover Campus Food To People In Need

Students Donate Leftover Campus Food To People In Need

During her first year at NC State, engineering student Morgan Murdock participated in an Alternative Service Break trip, where she served at a community center in a low-income neighborhood.

“Something I […]

“Greater Good” Award to Boost Sweet Potato Research

“Greater Good” Award to Boost Sweet Potato Research

A plan to shed more light on the complicated genetics of the sweet potato has garnered two NC State University scientists an Agricultural Greater Good Initiative Award from the genomics […]

Student Spotlight: Johnson Studies Farm-Level Food Loss

Student Spotlight: Johnson Studies Farm-Level Food Loss

Millions of U.S. households struggle to have enough to eat, yet millions of tons of food are thrown into the garbage each year. And we don’t know how much edible […]

Talley Student Union showcases aquaponics display

Talley Student Union showcases aquaponics display

One of this summer’s most eye-catching additions to Talley Student Union is a student-designed system of bins, pipes, fish and lettuce that showcase one of the state’s fastest-growing agriculture practices.

In mid-June […]

NC State Researcher Unearths Soil’s Impact On Human Health

NC State Researcher Unearths Soil’s Impact On Human Health

On the door of Dr. Dean Hesterberg’s office in Williams Hall is a sticker that reads, “I heart soil.”

That simple phrase sums up the driving motivation behind his more than […]