The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency tried to strike a balance between proponents and opponents of the Renewable Fuel Standards in setting levels for production of biofuels through 2016, said Purdue University energy policy specialist Wally Tyner.
Participants in this year’s Purdue Farm Management Tour will see the latest agricultural technology in action during stops at a grain processing facility and three farms in Adams and Jay counties.
Purdue University, through its health-care industry outreach initiative Purdue Healthcare Advisors, is part of a newly announced multidisciplinary consortium focused on quality improvement and the prevention of strokes and heart attacks.
Testing bulls for reproductive health is even more important now for beef cattle producers because feeder calves are expected to generate record prices this fall, a Purdue University veterinary scientist says.
The Indiana Sheep and Wool Market Development Council, administered by the Office of Agricultural Research at Purdue University, is now accepting applications for funding requests for any program promoting the sheep industry.
Researchers at Purdue's Birck Nanotechnology Center will lead a daylong workshop next month in Discovery Park to begin an initiative for developing and advancing economically viable nanotechnology manufacturing techniques to enable sensors and devices for a broad range of applications.
Purdue Extension's Women in Agriculture Team is offering a series of agribusiness webinars for those who want to improve their management, planning and employee engagement skills.