News Archive: Sustainability
Historic $100-million gift will catapult UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment
Gatton’s impact on the University of Kentucky exceeds $180 million. He is the university’s single largest donor.
UK, USDA break ground on new forage research building
The new facility housing the Forage-Animal Production Research Unit is targeted for completion in 2026
USDA Innovation Grant bale grazing study yielding positive results in Kentucky
Published on May. 19, 2023
"Bale grazing is a winter-feeding method where we set bales out directly on pasture and feed in a planned, controlled manner." Greg Halich
Western Kentucky Summer Forage Tour features Nurtured Lands Farm
Published on May. 9, 2023
Justin and Kate will discuss decisions, partners and mentors that led to their success
Global grassland experts converge in Kentucky for international meeting
Published on May. 1, 2023
The International Grassland Congress is set to convene in the United States after a hiatus of more than four decades.
Kentucky professor collaborates with U.S. consulate general to mitigate Australian climate change
Published on Apr. 26, 2023
Two University of Kentucky alumni are making a difference Down Under by promoting ecological restoration.
Wheat Field Day is May 9
Published on Apr. 25, 2023
The field day kicks of a full slate of 2023 events at UKREC
University of Kentucky Arbor Day event inspires planting native trees and environmental conservation
Published on Apr. 20, 2023
The University of Kentucky Department of Forestry and Natural Resources and the Kentucky Division of Forestry celebrated Arbor Day this year at the university’s Robinson Center for Appalachian Resource Sustainability in Breathitt County.
UK helps revive state’s critical white oak trees
Published on Apr. 10, 2023
Inside the Blue Grass Army Depot, volunteers are helping restore woodlands.
Conservation takes center stage in UK spring workshops
Published on Mar. 27, 2023
Farmers and landowners can use conservation practices to manage their land to reduce nutrient waterway pollution.