PAPER OR PLASTIC?
Sometimes information is useful enough that it’s worth a replay, and there have been enough additions to our Farm Report mailing list in recent years that many current subscribers didn’t read the first report. read more
WHAT'S HAPPENING ON THE FARM
Well, winter is finally here to stay at Miner Institute! The maintenance crew has been busy keeping everything plowed at the farm and the cafeteria staff has Miner Center all decked out for the holidays. read more
ANIMAL CARE AND USE COMMITTEE AT MINER INSTITUTE
All institutions (private and public) that conduct research with animals are required to have an Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) whose role is to review and approve or disapprove protocols and other proposed activities related to animal care and use in research and teaching. read more
NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS FOR DRY COWS
The U.S. government has put together a New Year’s resolution website to help people achieve their goals (www.usa.gov/Citizen/Topics/New-Years-Resolutions.shtml). Some of the popular resolutions focus on eating better and managing body weight and fat. read more