Author: Lauren Kliethermes

I am a sophomore majoring in science and agricultural journalism. I grew up on a row crop and turkey production farm, and my goal is to promote and tell readers about the importance of our farmers. I wrote for Corner Post during the fall 2012 semester, and I am excited to be on the staff for a second semester.

Annual plant sale is a sure sign of spring

Although Missouri might not know it, spring is here and it’s time to plant vegetable and flower gardens for the oncoming summer season. Tiger Garden, located in the Agriculture Science Building, had its annual Warm Season Sale on May 1…

Sen. Roy Blunt set to speak at commencement May 18

With spring here, graduation is just around the corner – a week away, to be more precise. The CAFNR Academic Programs Office has been preparing for the ceremony, and students have been preparing for what comes after graduation. Before graduating,…

CAFNR stars shine at annual Celebration of Excellence

Every spring CAFNR hosts an event called the Celebration of Excellence that honors faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends who have made an impact within the agricultural community. Two hundred alumni come from all over the state to celebrate in…

NAMA prepares students with real world experiences

Students who want hands-on experience in product marketing plus the added benefit of numerous networking opportunities need look no further than Mizzou NAMA. The student chapter of the National Agri-Marketing Association is up and running again at MU after a…