Perspectives Online, The Magazine of The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Winter 2009 Issue

contents Winter 2009
‘We Are 4-H’ celebrates the 100th birthday of North Carolina 4-H. At the Slow Food International conference in Italy, delegates focus on food that is  ‘good, clean and fair.’ Weed scientist finds strategies to battle resistant Palmer amaranth. It’s open house at the North Carolina Research Campus, and College programs there are open for business. A student’s summer lab experience leads to four years of mentored participation in molecular biology research – and a strong foundation for future accomplishment. Watauga County’s Sue Counts has built a legacy of community service, one demonstration at a time.