NCSU food tech spinoff Aseptia raises $ 6M in venture funding | The CALS spinoff based on technology developed by Dr. Josip Simunovic & Dr. Ken Swartzel, keeps foods such as milk, soups, juices and sauces fresh without refrigeration.
Climate Change and Agriculture in the United States: Effects & Adaptation | CALS faculty Fitzgerald Booker, Kent Burkey, Shuijin Hu are among the authors of new USDA report | http://www.usda.gov/oce/climate_change/effects_2012/effects_agriculture.htm
Poor drainage of heavy soil counteracted by planting the bulbs on a 2 inch grit bed( finest grade gravel available). Plant bulbs about 12 inches deep. Fewer satellite bulbs created which keeps the energy focused on 'mother bulb. Add a handful? of bonemeal and mix with grit and soil. Bulbs are about 2 inches apart. Planting tulips | Sarah Raven