College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) is the second largest undergraduate college at Cornell University and the third largest college of its kind in the United States. Through teaching, research, and extension -- the three components of our land-grant mission -- we strive to improve the nation's food supply and maintain its safety, to enhance the environment, and to help people improve their lives.
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(A Journal of the Society for Conservation Biology, 2016)Wildlife conservation is losing ground in the U.S. for many reasons. The net effect is declines in species and habitat. To address this trend, the wildlife conservation institution (i.e., all customs, practices, organizations ...
(1990)Yard waste management is attracting increasing attention as communities take a hard look at their total solid waste system. With yard waste estimated at 20 percent of the solid waste generated statewide, composting and ...
(DAIRYBUSINESS & HOLSTEINWORLD, 2016-10)Field study of 55 NY herds reviews factors associated with increased mortality or culling risk, from calves to mature cows.
(DAIRYBUSINESS & HOLSTEINWORLD, 2016-10)Consideration of interactions between cow characteristics and premilking udder preparation can help to improve parlor efficiency and short-term changes in teat condition postmilking.