missouri state university http://kbia.org en Universities turn food waste into compost http://kbia.org/post/universities-turn-food-waste-compost <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Food waste is something we all produce, but don’t like to think about. That’s why several large universities in Missouri are turning food waste from dining halls into compost.</p><p> Tue, 06 May 2014 12:52:26 +0000 Bridgit Bowden 49592 at http://kbia.org Universities turn food waste into compost 5 Mo. universities work to offer more ag classes http://kbia.org/post/5-mo-universities-work-offer-more-ag-classes <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Five&nbsp;<font color="red">Missouri</font>&nbsp;<font color="red">universities</font>&nbsp;are working together to offer students a broader&nbsp;<font color="red">agriculture</font>&nbsp;education.</p><p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 14:13:47 +0000 Associated Press 44613 at http://kbia.org 5 Mo. universities work to offer more ag classes 2013-2014 enrollment at MU tops 34,000 http://kbia.org/post/2013-2014-enrollment-mu-tops-34000 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Enrollment at the University of Missouri-Columbia has again topped 34,000.</p><p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 21:18:10 +0000 Associated Press 39079 at http://kbia.org 2013-2014 enrollment at MU tops 34,000 Missouri State University's beef now sold at specialty meat store http://kbia.org/post/missouri-state-universitys-beef-now-sold-specialty-meat-store <p>Springfield-area residents can now dine on beef raised at Missouri State University's cattle ranch.</p><p>The meat from the school's 3,300-acre working cattle ranch went on sale Friday at a specialty meats store in Springfield.</p><p>Missouri State President <a href="http://www.missouristate.edu/president/smart.htm">Clif Smart</a> says the move is intended to help students understand the retail side of animal production.</p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 20:53:03 +0000 Associated Press 38303 at http://kbia.org Missouri State University's beef now sold at specialty meat store KC area runner shaken by photo of marathon bombers http://kbia.org/post/kc-area-runner-shaken-photo-marathon-bombers <p>A suburban Kansas City woman says a<a href="http://www.kshb.com/dpp/news/local_news/local-marathoner-sees-herself-in-photo-with-boston-bombing-suspects" target="_blank"> photo of her daughter </a>taken at the Boston Marathon is a creepy reminder of how close family members were to a bombing that killed three people and injured more than 150 others.</p> Mon, 22 Apr 2013 14:29:50 +0000 Associated Press 32436 at http://kbia.org Missouri State gets $2.5M federal grant http://kbia.org/post/missouri-state-gets-25m-federal-grant <p>Missouri State University has been awarded a $2.5 million federal grant aimed at providing graduate courses for mid-career students at the Department of Defense.</p><p>The grant goes to the university's Department of Defense and Strategic Studies, which is located in Washington. The department will work with the National Defense University to provide graduate courses for up to 48 mid-career students with the Department of Defense.</p> Mon, 27 Aug 2012 13:12:30 +0000 Associated Press 20079 at http://kbia.org Missouri State gets $2.5M federal grant