Exhibition Highlights Mushroom Research
February 19, 2015
The exhibition, "Mushrooms: A Tribute to the Kneebone Mushroom Reference Library," is on display Feb. 25 to May 7, in the Sidewater Commons, 102 Pattee Library on the University Park campus. Leon R. Kneebone, Professor Emeritus of botany and plant pathology, donated his private library to create a working library for researchers in all fields of mushroom cultivation and mycology.
Jennie Mazzone Sees Firsthand How Cambodian and Thai Farmers Live
February 18, 2015
Graduate student Jennie Diehl Mazzone was one of 12 Penn State students who traveled to Thailand and Cambodia to witness recent agricultural developments that could play a role in alleviating poverty and ending world hunger.
Sara Getson Hunts Mushrooms in France
January 13, 2015
News and photos from Sara Getson, our Plant Pathology minor who works with Gary Moorman and who, while studying abroad first semester, hunted mushrooms.
Dr. Yinong Yang Visits Simplot Company and Presents an Invited Seminar
December 12, 2014
Dr. Yinong Yang visited the J. R. Simplot Company in Boise, Idaho, Nov. 11-13, 2014, and presented an invited seminar titled “Genome Editing Technology to Breed Non-Transgenic, Genetically Improved Crops.”