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CFANS International Agricultural Showcase

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On August 8, 2014, 100 visitors representing the University of Minnesota administration, USAID, USDA-ARS, agribusiness, international research institutes, and alumni and friends met on the University of Minnesota campus to discuss challenges and opportunities in international agriculture. Highlights included the announcement of the newly formed Stakman-Borlaug Center (SBC) for Sustainable Plant Health, a new undergraduate degree program in Sustainable Plant Health, a MnDRIVE-supported student internship database, and a new BSL2 research facility at the USDA-ARS Cereal Disease Lab on the University campus.