Scott Sanford and Abby Thunker earn blue ribbon for greenhouse efficiency pubs

Scott Sanford and Abby Thunker received the Educational Aids Blue Ribbon Award from the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers for a publication series on Energy Efficiency in Greenhouses. Sanford is an outreach specialist in the Department of Biological Systems Engineering and Thunker is an editor with Cooperative Extension. The series includes an overview, and separate publications on using unit heaters, using curtains to reduce heating and cooling, biomass energy and biomass heating.