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Harvey James received the 2020 AFHVS Richard P. Haynes Lifetime Achievement Award in Sustainable Agriculture from the Agriculture, Food & Human Values Society.

Graduate students Barituka Bekee (PhD candidate, agricultural & applied economics) and Emily Miller (MS, rural sociology) were tapped earlier this month into the Rollins Society. Continue…

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The university will honor 2020 graduates with a virtual celebration on May 15-16. Faculty are invited to share a send-off message to 2020 grads in a short video clip. Submit your recording to Amy Moum by 5 p.m. on Friday, May 8.

The next Online Course Design Basics Workshop begins on May 18. This is a 4-week, self-paced online workshop will guide UM System faculty teaching online in Summer 2020 through the process of creating an online course. Continue…

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The Mizzou National Agricultural Marketing Association Competition Team was one of six winners in the National Agricultural Marketing Association Executive Summary competition for 2020, and won the Membership Recruitment Award for their efforts to increase membership in 2019. Annette Kendall, who graduated with a PhD in Agricultural and Applied Economics in 2019 and now serves as Assistant Teaching Professor and Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the Trulaske College of Business, is the NAMA advisor. Continue…

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Effective for the 2020/21 academic year, the agricultural economics minor will be renamed to the agribusiness management minor.

The Missouri 4-H Foundation has canceled the Missouri 4-H Clover Classic Golf Tournament, which had been scheduled for June. The foundation will celebrate the 11th annual tournament in June 2021.

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Science and agricultural journalism students Jacqueline Janorschke and Holly Enowski were named to the 2020 class of Mizzou ’39. Jason Entsminger, agricultural and applied economics graduate student, was recognized as part of the 2020 class of Mizzou 18.

Ben Brown, agricultural and applied economics master’s program alumnus, has been named to AgGrad’s 30 Under 30 Class for 2020. Continue…