Outstanding Students

The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences announces the recipients of its college-wide student awards.
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UVM’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences has awarded its college-wide academic awards to three students who have demonstrated excellence through scholarship, research and service. The awards recognize one undergraduate junior, one senior and one graduate student who have distinguished themselves through their achievements and character.

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Using Machine Learning and AI to Sustainably Feed the World

Researchers at the University of Vermont have teamed up with scientists around the U.S. to tackle agriculture’s grand challenge of feeding the world’s growing population while conserving natural resources and reducing its environmental footprint.

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UVM Sustainable Agriculture Team Awarded $660K in Global Partnership

A University of Vermont team, led by food systems professor Ernesto Méndez, has been awarded a $660,000 grant from the McKnight Foundation to advance research and sustainable practices across its global Collaborative Crop Research Program (CCRP), which “works to ensure a world where all have access to nutritious food that is sustainably produced by local peop

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