Cereal Crops Research Unit dedicates new facilities April 5

Congratulations to the USDA-ARS Cereal Crops Research Unit, which is dedicating its new facilities on April 5 at 10 a.m. The new building, completed last October, replaces facilities constructed in 1950. The CCRU conducts basic research on cereal grains, evaluate these findings for potential applications to improved cereal quality, and supports barley and oat breeding and applied research programs within ARS and at State Agricultural Experiment Stations. Several CALS faculty and staff members have joint appointments in the CCRU.