CSU In The News Archive

Fruitful harvest

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“There’s a reason Colorado peaches are good,” said Harold Larsen, research fruit pathologist for Colorado State University. “With our desert climate, we get lots of solar input into our crop. The very warm, sunny days and cool nights tend to …

Hurricane season will only get worse-forecaster

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William Gray of Colorado State University said he expected six of the 10 hurricanes to become “major” storms with sustained winds of more than 110 mph (177 kph), which are the most dangerous tropical storms and are capable of causing …

Lamar research facility given to Colorado State

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Colorado State University announced that the research facility in Lamar owned by the Five Rivers Ranch Cattle Feeding LLC feedyard has been donated to the College of Agricultural Sciences. The gift, valued at $2.5 million, establishes the Southeastern Colorado Research …

Feed yard to aid CSU research

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A donation of a cattle feed yard research facility in Lamar will help Colorado State University beef up its animal science programs, the university announced Wednesday. Five Rivers Ranch Cattle Feeding LLC donated the feed yard, which will be named …

This weed-eater self-propelled

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“It’s a fairly slow process,” said Andrew Norton, a Colorado State University pest ecology and management assistant professor. “We really don’t expect to see dramatic results in the first year, but hopefully by year two or three.”

Dog cloned in South Korea

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“It’s a major feat in the sense that it’s very difficult to work with dogs,” said George Seidel, a cloning expert at Colorado State University familiar with the study. “And so they did a brute force effort with a lot …

Earlier storm forecast blown away

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Colorado State University climatologist William Gray, who issues a similar forecast, estimates the statistical chances of storms making landfall by region along the Atlantic and Gulf. His August update is expected this week.