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On the Go with Fido or Fluffy: Kansas State University Veterinarian Has Tips for Traveling with Pets

Keep in mind your pet's safety and comfort if they will be traveling with you this summer, according to a Kansas State University veterinarian.
21-Jul-2015 9:05 AM EDT

University Helping Kansas Technology Company Develop Prototypes, Expand Production

Avatekh Inc., a Lawrence-based technology company that develops algorithms and circuits used in wireless communication, power management, etc., is tapping the engineering and manufacturing abilities at Kansas State University and in Manhattan. They...
16-Jul-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Kansas State University Posts Quality-Focused Patent, Intellectual Property Portfolio

Recent data from Association of University Technology Managers indicates that Kansas State University's patents are among some of the highest quality in the U.S.
15-Jul-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Research Shows That Genomics Can Match Plant Variety to Climate Stresses


A new study on the genomic signatures of adaptation in crop plants can help predict how crop varieties respond to stress from their environments. It is the first study to document that these genomic signatures of adaptation can help identify plants...
9-Jul-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Kansas State University Veterinarian Travels to Israel to Study Black-Tailed Prairie Dogs


A Kansas State University veterinary medicine researcher is conducting a study on a group of black-tailed prairie dogs and collaborating with veterinarians from the Tisch Family Zoological Gardens in Jerusalem.
8-Jul-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Evolution Study Finds Recent Agricultural Pest Stems From One Fly Generation's Big Genetic Shift

A new study involving a Kansas State University entomologist reveals that the genes of a fruit fly that has plagued American apple producers for more than 150 years is the result of an extremely rapid evolutionary change.
8-Jul-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Food Scientist Explains How Trans Fat Removal Will Affect Food Industry

The FDA has given food companies three years to remove artificial trans fat from their products, but a Kansas State University food scientist explains most companies have already made the adjustment.
1-Jul-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Lack of Summer Meal Programs Concerns State Nutritionist

Kansas State University nutritionist comments on the alarmingly low number of children receiving summer meals in Kansas and how communities can help decrease childhood hunger.
30-Jun-2015 9:05 AM EDT

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Food Safety Expert Explains Food Labels and Their Regulations

A Kansas State University food safety specialist explains some terms on food labels that are federally regulated and which lack a clear definition.
16-Jul-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Experts Offer Little Tips to Make Big Changes in Work Health

Research shows sitting too long at work can lead to chronic health problems in the long term. Kansas State University kinesiology and human nutrition experts give simple tips to incorporating activity into your daily work routine.
23-Jun-2015 12:05 PM EDT

#KState nutritionist comments on new @US_FDA trans fat regulations

23-Jun-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Nutritionist Looks at Proposed Changes to Child Care Meal Guidelines

A Kansas State University nutritionist explains the proposed changes to meal guidelines in child care and adult care settings and why this is positive for both the health of those being served and the health of the care providers' business.
4-Jun-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Kansas State University UAS Experts Offer Insight on New FAA Initiatives

The Federal Aviation Administration announced two new unmanned aircraft systems initiatives on Wednesday, May 6, at the Unmanned Systems 2015 conference in Atlanta. Two Kansas State University Salina faculty members are attending the conference and...
7-May-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Food Science Expert Explains Why Listeria Is Showing Up More Often in Food Recalls

Listeria has been the reason for 16 recalls in two months, in products not typically associated with the bacteria. A Kansas State University food science expert explains why the foodborne pathogen is appearing in different products.
5-May-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Spring Clean Your Finances with These Tips From a Financial Expert

Wanting to rid yourself of paper bills but don't know what to keep? A Kansas State University financial planner explains what you can toss and why cleaning your financial health is about more than just trashing some documents.
24-Apr-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Communication Scholar Suggests Strategies to Build Language, Listening Skills


This story looks at how a parent can bolster a child's communication skills.
16-Apr-2015 9:05 AM EDT

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