NDSU robotic platform to teach ag producers of the future
The NDSU Precision Agriculture Program’s new robotic platform may soon be used to teach tomorrow’s producers. The high-tech “Weedbot system” had its first field test on July 2.
The device is 6...
NDSU receives rangeland management study grant
NDSU has been awarded a $499,242 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Institute of Food and Agriculture to study rangeland management strategies.
"Working rangelands are a pillar...
NDSU researchers: patch-burning helps ranchers during drought
NDSU researchers have found that patch-burning may help ranchers’ production during times of drought. The work is attracting international attention.
The research, “Patch-Burning Buffers Forage...
New Challey Institute study shows the power of meaning
The Sheila and Robert Challey Institute for Global Innovation and Growth has published a new study on the effects of meaning on views toward capitalism, entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial...
NDSU researchers grow a forest
A brand new forest is growing just west of the NDSU campus.
Comprised of 1,600 poplar trees, the new arboretum is part of an National Science Foundation-funded project led by Jill Hamilton, NDSU...
Student research team shines in NASA competition
An NDSU research team has been selected as one of seven national winners in the 2021 Moon to Mars eXploration Systems and Habitation Academic Innovation Challenge.
The competition, sponsored by NASA...
NDSU researchers synthesize silicon-based quantum dots
NDSU researchers recently developed a new method of creating quantum dots made of silicon, one of the most utilized semiconductors in the world.
Quantum dots, or nanocrystals, are tiny nanometer...
NDSU researchers to explore effects of oregano on types of cancer
NDSU researchers have been awarded a grant to study the effects of oregano on breast and prostate cancer. The $80,500 comes from the North Dakota Agricultural Products Utilization Commission.
NDSU grant to provide research experiences for middle, high school teachers
The National Science Foundation has awarded a $540,000 grant to NDSU for a project titled "Research Experiences for Teachers: Civil Engineering Instruction for Secondary Education Teachers.” The funds...
NDSU wheat researcher receives Award of Excellence
Senay Simsek, Bert D’Appolonia Cereal Science and Technology of Wheat Endowed Professor, has been awarded the NC-213 U.S. Quality Grains Research Consortium 2020 Andersons Cereals and Oilseeds Award...