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Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Nothing fishy about probiotics

Researchers at Washington State University and the University of Idaho have developed a probiotic that fights Coldwater Disease in trout and salmon.

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Thursday, June 11, 2015

Showcasing ‘Hergonomics’ at Maker Faire

An event called National Maker Faire, held on June 12 and 13, 2015, at the University of the District of Columbia gives today’s inventors a chance to showcase their creative talents.

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Transferring dead trees from source of wildfire fuel to biofuel

NIFA supports the Sustainable Bioenergy Alliance Network of the Rockies to bring together scientists, educators, and extension specialists to work with industry partners to address utilization of insect-killed trees for production of biofuels and biochar.