Below is our archive of news articles.
This influential CAST Issue Paper considers the pros and cons of food labels. It was released in English in October 2015 and is now available in Spanish. Both versions are available as free downloads from this website.
Dr. Reichert, researcher and professor at Mississippi State University, has been active with CAST committees and leadership roles.
Kevin Folta of the University of Florida is selected as the 2016 Borlaug CAST Communication Award recipient
A New Book Examines Food Waste Reduction Opportunities for a More Sustainable System
Cohosted by the Environmental Law Institute, the CAST presentation focused on the new commentary titled A Life-cycle Approach to Low-invasion Potential Bioenergy Production.
World Food Prize President Kenneth Quinn recognizes the role CAST plays.
Dr. Wendy Wintersteen received the CAST President's Award during an event held at the World Food Prize Hall of Laureates.
Dr. Prakash’s presentation at the World Food Prize side event focused on science, social media, and education
A new CAST Issue Paper considers the pros and cons of process labeling for food.
CAST will host three rollout sessions of its new issue paper regarding the impact of labeling on October 5 in Washington, D.C., and on October 14 during the World Food Prize week, the organization will host a breakfast event to honor the latest recipient of the Borlaug CAST Communication Award.
Read David Songstad's article about CAST's importance in the world of agricultural communication.
Experts are writing the final drafts of several CAST publications, and more reports are in the pipeline.
CAST ag info is just a click away--from website downloads to social media to videos.
Kent Schescke returns to his Midwest roots and becomes new CAST EVP
An April 16 event featured a thought-provoking speech by Alison Van Eenennaam and the announcement of Dr. Channapatna Prakash as the 2015 Borlaug CAST Communication Award recipient.
The 2015 BCCA recipient, Dr. Channapatna Prakash, is a respected plant geneticist and agriculture expert who uses research and communication skills to promote food production.
CAST and associates are developing the "Top 50 Food Questions" video series to answer key questions about food and food safety.
Young Agriculturalists Ride a Tide of Innovation and Technology: many students take advantage of research, articles, and information available through CAST’s education program.
New CAST Issue Paper about Pesticides Presented on Capitol Hill--Legislative Sessions and Panel Discussion
CAST's new Issue Paper provides a brief background about the use of pesticides and then a thorough look at why they have become popular and widely used.
http://www.cast-science.org/about/evp/After years of successful service, CAST's EVP Linda Chimenti will retire from the organization in May of 2015. A search has begun for her successor.
Alison Van Eenennaam Receives 2014 Borlaug CAST Communication Award and Delivers Memorable Keynote Address
CAST's new paper examines how to control nuisance aquatic plants that are threatening fresh water in the United States.
Dr. Mark Armfelt was chosen as the 2014-15 CAST President-Elect. He will assume his responsibilities in October of 2014.
CAST announces that the 2014 Borlaug CAST Communication Award goes to Dr. Alison Van Eenennaam, a specialist in the field of animal genomics and biotechnology at the University of California, Davis.