Author: Emily Adams

The idea of pursuing science and agricultural journalism was soon planted in my mind, and I went on to become the editor of my high school newspaper and now a writer for CAFNR Corner Post. I am excited to start off my college career writing about a subject that combines my favorite subjects of writing and the natural world.

Busiest day of the year is here

Valentine’s Day marks the busiest day of the year for florists, and the University of Missouri’s Tiger Garden floral shop is no exception. Student and staff florists take an entire five days to prepare for the event as they scramble…

Yin Yang Night Club fights technology to continue SoCo legacy

When Nathaniel Paul began performing drag four years ago, technology wasn’t a big part of nightlife. Paul previously performed at the SoCo Night Club in downtown Columbia, Missouri, where drag performances were frequented mostly by those in the LGBTQ community…

Green Dot Day aims to prevent violence on campus

As freshmen arrive at the University of Missouri, education against sexual violence is already happening. They may have seen green dot posters at bus stops or classrooms across campus and around Columbia urging MU students not be silent bystanders. Kim…

CAFNR centers and farms are integral to teaching and research

A calf at the Foremost Dairy Farm.

Farmland and livestock may not be the first things that come to mind when you think of the University of Missouri. Often the only thing that differentiates any of the 13 MU teaching and research facilities from a private farm,…