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Building relationships and meeting needs have been the focus of the MSU College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR) for more than 150 years. As the first college of a university to model the land-grant system, this college’s calling has been to bring knowledge to the people of Michigan.

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  • Cultivating Curiosity - Undergrads explore passion for research

    Cultivating Curiosity - Undergrads explore passion for research

    Posted on October 8, 2014 3:23pm

    Michigan State University is committed to providing undergraduate students with opportunities to explore their passions and develop their curiosities through research. With access to vast campus resources, there’s almost no limit to the type of research in which students can get involved. Bolstered by faculty dedicated to their development, students are tackling some of the toughest questions in fields from agriculture to particle science and transforming their interests into noteworthy scholarly activity.

  • Science, Agriculture, Food, Environment Career Fair to attract MSU students to career opportunities

    Science, Agriculture, Food, Environment Career Fair to attract MSU students to career opportunities

    Posted on October 8, 2014 9:31am

    When Michigan State University students arrive at the Science, Agriculture, Food, Environment Career Fair, they might be surprised to learn that their chances of securing a job in one of these fields is pretty good.

    So says Jill Cords, career consultant for the MSU College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR). The career fair was formerly known as the Agriculture Career Fair, but Cords said that was too limiting.

  • GPI-MSU Student Glass Packaging Design Competition - 2014 Winners Announced

    GPI-MSU Student Glass Packaging Design Competition - 2014 Winners Announced

    Posted on October 6, 2014 4:12pm

    Distinctive, Black-Glass Design Wins Eighth MSU School of Packaging Student Packaging Competition

  • MSU and Macomb Community College host Trends in Agriculture workshop

    Posted on October 6, 2014 12:42pm

    Michigan State University (MSU) and Macomb Community College are working together to present the Trends in Agriculture workshop Friday, Nov. 7 at the Macomb Community College Center Campus, University Center.

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CANR Videos


Multiplying benefits with biotech, featuring Kelvin Kamfwa: plant breeding, genetics, and biotechnology, CANR

Packaging grad Travis Key was recognized as distinguished young alumnus

CANR teamed up with CALS to feature Gourmet Gone Wild in Northern Michigan