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Where Are They Now: Patrice Bailey

June 17 – The old saying remains true to Prairie View A&M University: Prairie View Produces Productive People. College of Agriculture and Human Sciences ’95 alumnus Patrice Bailey has taken his PVAMU roots with him throughout his career and into his new role helping to lead the Minnesota Department of Agriculture. What does a kid [...]

CAHS Attends the Texas AgriForestry Summit

June 17 – The College of Agriculture and Human Sciences participated in the second year of the Texas AgriForestry Summit, an event hosted by an emerging organization, the Texas AgriForestry Small Farmers and Ranchers (TASFR). This event, held on June 6th-7th, 2019, is geared toward assisting minority and socially-disadvantaged farmers of the rural communities across [...]

CARC Researchers Discovering The Effects of Climate Change Thanks to Grant

By: Taelor Smith June 17 – In the modern eras of human existence on earth, climate change has been the result of human activities that interfere with the planet’s atmosphere. This ultimately impacts all ecosystems across the globe. With the help of a grant from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, Prairie View A&M [...]

Texas FFA Students Close Out The Year at PVAMU

June 3 –The College of Agriculture and Human Sciences recently welcomed Future Farmers of America (FFA) students of Texas Area III for their annual Convention and Degree Check. On May 16th and 17th, more than 500 high school students roamed the Prairie View A&M University campus to participate in the 2019 Texas FFA Area III [...]

CAHS Alumni Provide a Valuable Contribution for Major Project Initiative

June 3 – The College of Agriculture and Human Sciences, under the leadership of Dean Gerard D’Souza, has embarked on providing experiential learning activities for CAHS student as it relates to providing healthy, nutritious produce to the surrounding community while also igniting the passion of students here on Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) campus through [...]

Where Are They Now: Demetris Reed

June 3 – When you’re born and raised in a rural community helping to look after hogs, chickens, and cattle, it would seem going off to college to learn more about agriculture would be an automatic decision. For Demetrius Reed, a visit to Prairie View A&M University for Pantherland Day would seal his fate for [...]

CARC Researchers Participate In The Inaugural PVAMU Research Week

May 20 – The Office of Research, Innovation, and Sponsored Programs (ORISP) and the Office of Provost and Academic Affair came together to host Research Week, an event purposed to recognize and celebrate the research taking place at Prairie View A&M University by faculty members, scientists, and students. Held April 10-12, 2019, the inaugural Research [...]

AG Day on The Hill Helps Bridge The Gap

May 20 – Following its tradition of bringing agriculture to the masses, the College of Agriculture and Human Sciences hosted its annual AG Day on “The Hill” to close out the spring semester. This event brought together community members, students, and local agriculture producers for an opportunity to learn, explore and network. Formerly known as [...]

CARC Research Team Published in Theriogenology Journal

May 20 – The International Goat Research Center at Prairie View A&M University continues to lead the way in animal research through its innovative discovery in all aspects of better developing agriculture for the future. A team of Cooperative Agricultural Research Center (CARC) researchers under the direction of the Animal Systems Research Scientist Leader, Dr. [...]

PVAMU In Costa Rica

May 20 - Travel and new experiences are a grand part of a student’s college experience. The College of Agriculture and Human Sciences ensured such an opportunity for students who spent their spring break studying agriculture in Costa Rica. Under the leadership of Research Scientist Dr. Noel Estwick, nine students embarked on a week-long journey, [...]