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.
Dr. Dennis Werner, JC Raulston Distinguished Prof. of Horticultural Science, has won the American Horticultural Society’s Luther Burbank Award. Given in odd years, the award recognizes extraordinary achievement in plant breeding. It is named for legendary plant breeder Luther Burbank & is one of the society’s Great American Gardener awards. (Pictured w. weeping redbud Ruby Falls he developed. | http://www.cals.ncsu.edu/agcomm/news-center/media-releases/werner-honored-with-burbank-award/