Recent Newsletters


Spring Summer 2016

Recent Video Features


Ag Development for Armed Forces Pre-Deployment Training (ADAPT) Program (June 30)

Andrew Beebe Student Student Spotlight (May 12)

Kelli Williamson Student Spotlight (May 11)

Juliann Bethke Student Spotlight (May 10)

Carolyn Chase - Student Spotlight (March 14)

Matt Brain - Bob Quinn iHeart Radio Ag Life Interview (Feb. 8)

Interim Dean Sandra Witte - Bob Quinn iHeart Radio Ag Life Interview (Feb. 8)

Julie Pedraza - Student Spotlight (Jan. 19)

Bo Bonnheim & Jacob Vazquez Football Feature (Nov. 28)

Agribusiness Management Conference Recap (Nov. 4)

Marvin Meyers - Top Dog Feature (Oct. 14)

Ryan Jacobsen - Top Dog Feature (Oct. 14)

Automated forge hammer developed by industrial technology students Jeff Guy, Huy Le and David Tollakson (Sept. 30).

Serhat Asci Feature: Department of Agricultural Business / Institute for Food and Agriculture Staff (August 13)

Armando Guzman Feature: Jordan College Undergraduate Medalist (May 15)

Sonia Rios Feature: Jordan College Graduate Medalist (May 13)

 

Recent News / Press Releases


September 2016

Fresno State Flavor of Fall wine-tasting features new vintages (Sept. 26)

Jordan College to host Azorean Students in first academic exchange (Sept. 2)

Center for Irrigation Technology receives $4.79 million in research funding in 2015-16 (Sept. 1)

August

Animal welfare expert Temple Grandin to speak on campus Sept. 9 (Aug. 30)

Earl Hall to be honored by Jordan College at annual Top Dog ceremony (Aug. 26)

Fall semester showcases new Jordan College points of pride (Aug. 22)

University partners with olive oil industry for milling seminar (Aug. 17)

Horticulture Nursery to host Fresno Iris Society Sale (Aug. 10)

Shrestha Named American Society of Agronomy Fellow (Aug. 5)

July

Grape Day presentations to share innovative grape and wine practices (July 28)

Plant Science students named Greenfield Scholars (July 19)

Grape Day Workshop and Field Day early registration deadline July 28 (July 14).

Center for Irrigation Technology hosts Irrigation Faculty Academy (July 12)

Migliazzo elected Ag One President (July 12)

Touriga leads list of new campus winery awards (July 1)

June

Farm Market open half day on Independence Day (June 30)

Willis selected for USDA Fellowship Program in Washington D.C. (June 30)

National Rodeo Interview: Colton Campbell (June 22)

National Rodeo Interview: Brittany Dias (June 21)

Dias and Campbell lead rodeo team at nationals (June 20)

Bulldoggers rodeo team advances six qualifiers to nationals (June 10)

May

University receives $5 million grant to promote water and energy innovation (May 31)

Fresno State sweet corn to go on sale Friday, May 27 at 7 a.m. (May 26)

Shrestha receives President Obama's Volunteer Service Award (May 25)

Alumni Spotlight: Mark Manfredo (May 24)

UN to Discuss Fresno State Co-Authored Case Study to San Joaquin Valley Drought (May 23)

Bayer supports ag research with $200,000 endowment (May 13)

The Wonderful Company supports ag research with $500,000 endowment (May 13)

First of its kind Jordan Ag Research Center to open on campus (May 12)

Beebe honored among Dean's Graduate Medalists (May 11)

Williamson selected as Dean's Undergraduate Medalist (May 10)

First Jordan College Honors Cohort presents senior research projects (May 6)

Jordan College co-sponsors special showing of Blue Willow on campus (May 4)

Child and Family Services Internship class links students to careers (May 2)

Industrial Technology curriculum continues to evolve with industry (May 1)

April

Gibson Farm Market Celebrates California Raisin Day (April 27)

Community invited to water-wise plant exchange (April 26)

Campus reading initiative features presentation by 'West Without Water' authors (April 25)

University welcomes California FFA state conference to campus (April 21)

Former Los Angeles Mayor to speak at Water Technology Conference (April 20)

New soil science judging team competes at national contest (April 13)

Agricultural business students claim third place at national conference (April 7)

Pre-Veterinary Club connects students with profession and community (April 4)

Motorsports Club to host spring car show April 10 (April 1)

March

Taste of Spring Event showcases Fresno State Winery and students (March 29)

Bulldogs in the Grocery Store educates public via healthy shopping tours (March 28)

New Clothing Closet helps dress for success; grand opening April 1 (March 27)

Fresno State Alpha Zeta chapter receives top national awards (March 22)

Witte Name Dean of Jordan College (March 16)

National Ag Week celebration planned at Fresno State (March 14)

Fashion INC. club to feature student designers at spring show (March 10)

Bulldoggers host home rodeo March 12-13 (March 9)

University receives grant to support Portuguese agricultural education exchange program with University of Azores (March 7)

University to remember agricultural alumnus Ron Metzler (March 3)

Berry and Fresno State win state Farm Bureau discussion titles (March 1)

February

Jordan College students take honors at plant science conferences (Feb. 15)

Alumni Jan L. Kahn & Sarah Clark Woolf Named to advisory boards (Feb. 12)

Shrestha receives weed science national teaching award (Feb. 12)

University President, Faculty & Students Participate in World Ag Expo (Feb. 10)

Erysian to speak at World Ag Expo global food security forum (Feb. 8)

Jordan College and President welcome world to Tulare ag expo (Feb. 5)

Zoldoske named executive director of water initiatives on campus (Feb. 4)

Ag leadership class to present $100,000 donation at commencement (Feb. 3) 

University announces $2 million endowment for livestock judging team (Feb. 2)

January

Valley women to be honored for philanthropic and agricultural involvement (Jan. 29) 

Fresno State hosts Red Wave Classic Junior Livestock Show Feb. 6-7 (Jan. 28)

New grants allow for produce safety research and consumer education (Jan. 22)

Brazilian delegation to tour Fresno State, attend ag workshop (Jan. 19)

December 2015

Fresno State Winery Announces Awards & New Releases (Dec. 23)

Campus Helping Hams donations to be distributed to local charities (Dec. 17)

Viticulture alumnus & supporter Ron Metzler passes away (Dec. 16)

State School Board Association honors campus job skills program (Dec. 10)

Jordan College Honors Program introduces second class (Dec. 7)

University mourns passing of philanthropist and supporter Dee Jordan (Dec. 2)

RCO Ag Credit gift boosts Helping Hams campaign toward goal (Dec. 1)

November 

University mourns the passing of alumnus Dr. Harry Moordigian (Nov. 30)

Plant Science and Ag Business students attend national conferences (Nov. 20)

Campus launches Helping Hams drive (Nov. 19)

Fresno State Livestock Team places ninth at national finale (Nov. 17)

Jordan College welcomes record fall enrollment (Nov. 13)

Del Bosque and Nury named to Fresno State Ag Foundation Board (Nov. 12)

Agribusiness Management Conference charts future for Valley agriculture (Nov. 5)

Fresno State alumni & Wonderful Giving create scholarships (Nov. 2)

October

Maya Cinemas to host special “Farmland” movie showing (Oct. 30)

Yoshida creates pre-veterinary scholarships (Oct. 29)

Del Bosque and Hall honored with Fresno Chamber of Commerce annual awards (Oct. 28)

Taste of Vino event raises $40,000 for V.E. Petrucci Library (Oct. 23)

Central Valley Rodeo Inc. pledges gift to Fresno State rodeo team (Oct. 22)

Campus Motorsports Club to host campus car show (Oct. 19)

Hanson among experts featured at Agribusiness Management Conference (Oct. 14)

Taste the ‘Flavors of Fall” at Fresno State Winery tailgate Oct. 16 (Oct. 13)

Recent Jordan College alumni create scholarships (Oct. 1)

September

Jordan College congratulates Glim on 100th birthday (Sept. 22)

Fresno State signs exchange agreement with Chapingo Autonomous University (Sept. 18)

Plant science professor Shrestha named volunteer of the month (Sept. 14)

Agribusiness Management Conference online registration now open (Sept. 11)

‘Farm to Fork’ exhibition and ‘Great Grape’ event to open on campus (Sept.  9)

Bulldogs hot dogs added to football stadium menu (Sept. 3)

August

University research uncovers significant drought impacts in San Joaquin Valley (Aug. 27)

Meyers to be honored at Top Dog Awards ceremony (Aug. 26)

Zoldoske speaks at California drought forum (Aug. 25)

Jordan College welcomes new campus farm, faculty & research staff (Aug. 21)

Tickets now on sale for Wine Weekend in the Woods (Aug. 20)

Alumnus Sieperda named new Fresno State farm manager (Aug. 19)

Winery & Viticulture Club participating in Fig Fest (Aug. 12)

Weiler Memorial Garden to be featured at campus plant sale (Aug. 5)

July

Mosqueda selected for plant science scholarships (July 28)

Matt Brain introduced as new campus winemaker (July 27)

Students to present research on weed control and pest protection in crops (July 24)

California Fig Fest features ‘Global Bites’ taping of chef Fabio (July 21)

Campos to be featured at Ag One Community Salute (July 20)

Taste of Vino Aug. 9 to benefit V.E. Petrucci Library (July 9)

June

New Jordan College Student Leadership Council Unveiled (June 24)

Public invited to seminar on efficient water use for specialty crops (June 17)

University to co-host California livestock judging camp in Modesto (June 9)

Center for Agricultural Business Renamed Institute for Food and Agriculture (June 5)

Bulldoggers rodeo team advances six to nationals (June 1)

May

Sweet corn available May 29 at Gibson Farm Market (May 28)

University Farm expects to reduce water usage by 25 percent (May 22)

Rios selected as Jordan College Graduate Medalist (May 13)

Guzman tabbed as Jordan College Undergraduate Medalist (May 12)

Water Task Force report released at one-year update of President's Commission on Future of Agriculture (May 8)

April

Water-wise Give and Take plant event to promote conservation (April 30)

Shrestha & Xu honored with awards from Provost (April 28)

Growers to gather at vineyard mechanization and sensing workshop April 25 (April 24)

Jordan College to showcase campus farm at FFA state conference (April 16)

Vineyard Mechanization and Sensing Workshop open to area wine/raisin grape growers (April 15)

Petrucci to be honored at FFA state conference & 5K race (April 14)

Campaign launched to create Dr. John Hagen endowment (April 7)

Campus reading initiative to feature 'The Big Thirst' author Fishman (April 6)

Taste of Spring event showcases Fresno State winery and students (April 1)

March

Livestock judging team caps successful slate (March 30)

Alumnus pledges pre-veterinary scholarship in memory of pet bulldog (March 27)

Common Threads luncheon to honor six women from agricultural field (March 26)

Fashion INC. club features student designers at spring fashion show (March 16)

Jordan College ready to celebrate National Agriculture Week (March 15)

Water management events slated for National Ag Week (March 13)

Ramos honored with agriculture advocate award (March 3)

Blue Tech Valley Conference to host conference (March 2)

February

Alumnus Levy Randolph wins national farm bureau competition (Feb. 19)

Industrial Technology students take honors at conference (Feb. 13)

President Castro and Ag Ambassadors welcome world to Tulare Ag Expo (Feb. 11)

Plant health students receive scholarships (Feb. 10)

Plant Science Department students honored at conference (Feb. 6)

Ag Ambassadors to greet World Ag Expo travelers (Feb. 6)

22nd annual Red Wave Classic livestock sale this Sat.-Sun. (Feb. 5)

Jordan College experts to speak at Tulare ag expo (Feb. 4)

Zoldoske honored as state’s Irrigation Person of the Year (Feb. 3)

Fresno State to host commencement for state ag leaders (Feb. 2)

January 2015

Agriculture Career Fair week away (Jan. 30)

Plant Science students claim state conference medals (Jan. 23)

International Center for Water Technology receives up to $1.12M grant (Jan. 23)

Afghanistan vet presents flag at Jordan College assembly (Jan. 13)

December 2014

Helping Hams campaign to deliver gifts to six local charities (Dec. 19)

Alumni Ryan and Ashley Jacobsen establish scholarship endowment (Dec. 16)

Fresno State receives $75,000 Wells Fargo Foundation grant to study drought impact (Dec. 15)

Support for Farm Credit Multicultural Scholars in Agriculture program nears $500,000 (Dec. 12)

Inaugural Jordan College Honors Program recipients unveiled (Dec. 11)

RCO Ag Credit Boosts Helping Hams Campaign Towards Goal (Dec. 4)

Area California Raisin Day hosted by Gibson Farm Market (Dec. 3)

Fresno State Livestock Clubs Wrap Busy Fall (Dec. 2)

November

University launches 2014 Helping Hams Holiday Drive (Nov. 14)

Plant Science Club wins President's Trophy at national conference (Nov. 6)

Water specialists, economists to address 33rd Annual Agribusiness Management Conference (Nov 3)

October

Wawona Frozen Food’s Smittcamp named 2014 Top Dog (Oct 16)

Interim deans selected for Jordan College and Division of Graduate Studies (Oct 15)

Alumni, students and friends to gather at national ag conference (Oct 6)

San Joaquin Valley economic indicators continue to rise (Oct 3)

September

Fig Garden Wine Walk: wine label designer to be honored (Sep 25)

Alumni and friends in Livermore area to gather for special wine tasting (Sep 23)

Unleashed wine members get taste of new ‘Art and Science’ wines (Sep 12)

Campus Winery wins two gold medals; tasting is Sept. 5-7 (Sep 4)

Drought concerns do not slow Valley economic indicator growth (Sep 4)

Fresno State Winery kicks off “Sip-tember” tasting tour (Sep 2)

August

Castro says University is ‘strong, innovative, successful, bold (Aug 18)

Wine industry sought for study on red wine quality (Aug 7)

New York wine critic and author to speak at Fresno State Grape Day (Aug 1)

July

New study calls San Joaquin Valley an economic success story (Jul 28)

No repeat for Fresno State chefs at Gilroy Garlic Bowl (July 25)

Earthworm technology for wastewater treatment at university dairy (July 23)

Plant science students earn top honors at UC Davis Weed Day (July 18)

Former ag professor honored by alumni (July 18)

Local entrepreneur gives $125,000 to mentorship program (July 17)

'Smarty Pints' team is new ice cream eating champion (July 14)

Last chance to enter Farm Festival ice cream eating contest! (July 11)

June

Farm Festival features ice cream contest, new kids zone (June 27)

Olam SVI supports research at Fresno State with $200,000 endowment (June 13)

Dr. Harry B. Moordigian, Jr. gives $200,000 to bolster ag research (June 13)

Jordan College breaks ground on interdisciplinary research center (June 13)

Earl and Beverly Knobloch gift to enhance robotic research (June 13)

May

Campus sweet corn available May 30, harvest underway (May 29)

Agricultural and History graduates awarded top university honors (May 17)

Commission on Future of Agriculture releases report, recommendations (May 9)

BlueTechValley Water Conference focuses on California drought (May 5)

Winery earns gold medal for 2007 Saviez Syrah (May 2)

Water-wise events May 2-3 provide alternative solutions during drought (May 1)

April

‘Run, walk, stroll’ in Fresno State vineyards for Petrucci 5K (April 18)

Vino Italiano! kicks off Vintage Days with Picaresque blend (April 17)

Tulare student elected FFA state president (April 15)

University announces aggressive Water Conservation Plan (April 11)

President Castro to host May 9 public forum featuring agriculture commission report (April 2)

March

Five Valley ag women to receive Common Threads award (Mar 25)

Cesar Chavez celebration March 26; film opens nationwide this week
(Mar 26)

Students to celebrate National Ag Week on campus (Mar 21)

Agricultural students claim back-to-back state championships at discussion meet (Mar 6)

Fresno State explores new opportunities in agriculture (Mar 5)

Dean of agriculture educates representatives on water crisis (Mar 4)

February

First Jensen Pistachio professor joins plant science faculty (Feb 11)

Immigration expert to discuss impact on economy and reform Feb. 13 (Feb 7)

President Castro to join Ag Ambassadors at World Ag Expo 2014 (Feb 7)

Drought hurts business confidence as Valley economic index declines (Feb 4)

January 2014

Matching challenge to support Petrucci Library to be announced at wine symposium (Jan 28)

Fresno-based OnFarm is finalist for IBM’s Global Entrepreneur of the Year Award (Jan 23)

December 2013

Students seek public votes for best Ag Expo video (Dec 23)

Helping Hams campaign exceeds goal for families in need (Dec 19)

Students recover food to feed campus neighbors (Dec 18)

Fresno State earns state titles at Farm Bureau collegiate competition (Dec 13)

2012 Pinot Noir headlines Fresno State Winery’s holiday releases (Dec 12)

New wind tunnel will allow breakthrough research (Dec 12)

CIT director Zoldoske named national irrigation ‘Person of the Year’ (Dec 5)

November

Drought preparedness workshop to help plan for limited water supply (Nov 25)

'Helping Hams' campaign kicks off for families in need (Nov 25)

Home Game Weekend Special at Gibson Farm Market for tailgaters (Nov 22)

Ag Secretary Vilsack talks farm bill, new university ag commission (Nov 19)

Winery celebrates French wine tradition Le Vin Nouveau (Nov 15)

Chancellor White will pardon turkey during visit (Nov 13)

October

Animal Sciences Professor Michelle Ganci wins highest award by poultry association (Oct 3)

Ag One Community Salute honors Fresno Co. Supervisor Phil Larson(Oct 9)

September

Valley Farm exhibit opens at Fresno Chaffee Zoo (Sep 27)

Portuguese cork industry is Vit/Enol Seminar series topic (Sep 24)

Fresno State receives four new patents for drought-tolerant plants (Sep 4)

August

Ag technology takes center stage Aug. 13 at Fresno City Hall (Aug 12)

Annual Iris Society and campus nursery plant sale Aug. 10 (Aug 2)

July

Jacobsen elected Ag One president (Jul 18)

Farm Festival July 13 launches new ‘Dog Bowl Ice Cream’ contest  (Jul 3)

May

University helps certify new micro-power generators (May 21)

Water technology conference draws top industry leaders (May 3)

April

California Pistachio Research Board awards $1.5m endowment (April 8)

March 2013

New Gibson Farm Market opens on campus (Mar 18)

Dedication of nation’s first humane certified university poultry facility (Mar 11)

 

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