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Student Develops Device to Improve Cattle Grazing, Partners with Aggie Innovation Space


New Mexico State University Department of Animal and Range sciences junior Josiah Brooks is creating a feed intake device for cattle, and he is working with the Aggie Innovation Space to design and develop parts for a prototype.
13-Apr-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Type of Maple Tree Receives Patent

New Mexico State University has recently been awarded a patent on a type of Bigtooth maple tree, the Mesa Glow maple. Its scientific name is Acer grandidentatum “JFS-NuMex 3,” and its leaves turn a brilliant crimson color in the fall.
7-Mar-2017 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

NMSU Partners on Regional Transportation Research Center

New Mexico State University is a member of a consortium of universities that have received a nearly $2.5 million U.S. Department of Transportation grant to establish a regional transportation research center.
22-Feb-2017 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

NMSU Range Science Professor Receives Fulbright Award to Australia NMSU Range Science Professor receives Fulbright award to Australia


On vast rangeland, livestock is difficult and expensive to manage. But Derek Bailey, professor in the New Mexico State University Department of Animal and Range Sciences, is working to find ways to help such ranchers better manage their livestock...
22-Feb-2017 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

NMSU Forest Researchers Evaluate Nursery Protocol to Improve Survival Rate of Seedlings


Because of the increasing severity of forest fires in New Mexico and Arizona in recent years, there are approximately 118,000 acres of high severity devastation that need reforestation, according to a white paper by the U.S. Forest Service.
22-Feb-2017 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

NMSU, UNM Introduce Public Health to Maternal and Child Health Care Practitioners


As a medically underserved, rural and impoverished state, New Mexico has many health care issues. One area is public health issues associated with mother and child health care. Four women sitting in row New Mexico Maternal and Child Health...
22-Feb-2017 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Researchers From New Mexico and Australia Collaborate on GPS Tracking Technology to Ensure Animal Welfare

Animal welfare on huge rangelands is a challenge. Researchers in New Mexico and Australia are collaborating to find ways to help ranchers better manage livestock and improve animal welfare. Researchers in Australia are very close to having real-time...
24-Jan-2017 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Engineering Students Design, Build Wheelchair Device for Dog


Three College of Engineering students at New Mexico State University designed and built a wheelchair device to assist a dog who had his right hind leg amputated due to cancer this past spring.
13-Jan-2017 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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NMSU Expert Gives Tips on Safe Water Storage, Treatment in Case of Crisis


In the case of emergencies affecting potable water supplies, New Mexico State University water expert Rossana Sallenave released a guide on how to properly treat and store water for long periods of time.
22-Feb-2017 4:05 PM EST

Landscape Ecologist to Research, Teach Dryland Ecology


22-Feb-2017 4:05 PM EST

Professor's Football Research Emphasizes Lower Extremity Loading Patterns, Torque Production and Velocity-Based Resistance Training


2-Feb-2017 10:00 AM EST

Professor's Research Demonstrates How Imagery Works to Improve Sport Performance


2-Feb-2017 10:00 AM EST

Dean on Expert Panel to Develop the National Academy of Medicine Report on Family Caregiving for Older Adults


6-Oct-2016 2:05 PM EDT

Chile Researchers Lead the Way When It Comes To "Super-Hot" Varieties


Known by many as the “Chileman,” Paul Bosland is widely considered the world’s foremost authority on chile peppers.
13-Jun-2016 4:05 PM EDT

Researchers Identify Top Products to Repel Mosquitoes


25-May-2016 3:05 PM EDT

Researcher Commercializing Shield Material with Applications to Reduce Concussion Risk, Save Lives

Roy L. Xu, New Mexico State University associate professor of mechanical engineering, discovered a very thin interface bonding material with applications for football helmets to reduce concussions. The material is light and cost-effective to make...
25-Aug-2015 11:05 AM EDT

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