comments

Researchers Find Less Meat Is Better for the Environment

The United States could trim its waistlines and environmental impacts by swapping some of its meat consumption for consumption of vegetables, milk and eggs...

comments

Researchers Survey How Green Grows Your Switchgrass

As biofuels become an increasingly viable alternative – thanks in part to Cornell scientists – researchers here are making sure that growing grasses for biofuel won’t face inadvertent snares...

comments

Pollution Prevention Institute's Third Annual R&D Student Competition

The New York State Pollution Prevention Institute's Third Annual R&D Student Competition is now open...

comments

Produce Perfect: Biotech Sweet Corn Goes Unblemished

Researchers found that the bioengineered plants produced a high proportion of unblemished ears and benefited the environment because they required fewer pesticide applications than conventional corn...

comments

Plastic Bag Use Down at Cornell Store!

You can make a difference...

comments

Get Certified with the Sustainable Business Leadership Certificate!

Training Begins Oct 11, 2013-Learn about the intersection of business and sustainability with this program...

comments

10 Cornell Specialty Crops Projects Get USDA Funding

Ten of the 11 research projects announced by N.Y. Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo Sept. 25, supported by more than $900,000 in federal funding provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), will go to Cornell projects...

comments

Cows' Carbon Hoofprint is Smaller than Thought

The carbon hoofprint of dairy cows may be smaller than previously thought, report Cornell researchers....

comments

Agricultural Innovation Prize Competition Open

The Howard G. Buffett Foundation and the University of Wisconsin-Madison have announced the launch of the 2014 Agricultural Innovation Prize...

comments

Nominate Sustainability Leaders-October 23rd Deadline

2013 Cornell University Partners in Sustainability Award (CUPSA) for indiviual student, student groups and staff leaders.....