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Personnel

Elizabeth A. (Beth) Long
Extension Area Specialist III
Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey

Sandra D. (Sandy) Lindsey
IT Analyst IV
Chief Information Security Officer

Emily Ruth Urban
Programs Administrator

Groups and Facilities


8 mentions

Ag & Food Security 
Training industry and government to prevent terrorist acts targeting the ag and food sector.



1 mention

SunGrant Initiative 
Renewable energy, revitalizing rural areas, and biobased industries.


 

News

UTIA Project of the Year for DoD Environmental Security Technology, 3/3/2017

 

Recent Publications

Food Security through Biotechnology: The Case of Genetically Modified Sugar Beets in the United States Kennedy, P. L., K. E. Lewis, and A. Schmitz.  2017.  World Agricultural Resources and Food Security, Schmitz, A., P.L. Kennedy, T.G. Schmitz (Eds.), Volume 17, Frontiers of Economics and Globalization.

Policy Considerations for Limiting Unintended Residual Plastic in Agricultural Soils Brodhagen, M., J. Goldberger, D. G. Hayes, D. A. Inglis, and T. L. Marsh.  2016.  Environmental Science and Policy, in press (2017: 69: 81-84).

Animal Health and Biosecurity.  Caldwell, J. M., and L. G. Strickland.  2016.  Modern Beef Production: Integrative approaches with nutrition, reproduction, and genetics.

Poor biosecurity could lead to disease outbreaks in amphibian populations.  Gray, M. J., J. A. Spatz, E. D. Carter, and D. L. Miller.  2016.  International Conference of the Wildlife Disease Association, Cortland, New York, USA.

Bioactive Natural Products in Plant Disease Control.  Gwinn, K. D.  2016.  Studies in Natural Products Chemistry, Book Series, Elsevier, The Netherlands, A. ur Rahman (editor). Invited Review.

Poor biosecurity could lead to disease outbreaks in amphibian populations.  Gray, M. J., J. A. Spatz, E. D. Carter, and D. L. Miller.  2015.  Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, Asheville, North Carolina.

The Other CSA: Climate Smart Agriculture Logan, J.  2015.  Annual meeting of the American Society of Horticultural Science., New Orleans, LA. Aug 3-6, 2015.

Empowering Marginalized Rural Families through Health Security.  Mammen, S., A. A. Berry, C. Bird, J. L. Burney, and Y. Sano.  2015.  National Council on Family Relations Annual Conference, poster exhibit.

Climate ChangeóRealities, Controversies, and Responses.  Ray, T. R., C. E. Sams, and W. V. Baird.  2015.  HortScience, 50(9):S66. This was an invited Colloguia for ASHS 2015 Annual Meeting.

Poor biosecurity could lead to disease outbreaks in amphibian populations.  Spatz, J. A., M. J. Gray, E. D. Carter, and D. L. Miller.  2015.  Annual Meeting of the Tennessee Herpetological Society, Savannah, TN.

Chicago Council strategizes response to climate and food security issues Ray, D. E., and H. D. Schaffer.  2014.  MidAmerica Farmer Grower, 35(25). June 20, 2014.

Chicago Council on Global Affairs identifies blue skies research areas to improve global food security Ray, D. E., and H. D. Schaffer.  2014.  MidAmerica Farmer Grower, 35(26). June 27, 2014.