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Reaping a Healthy Harvest: Results Cover Story

The latest issue of Results, published by N.C. State University’s Office of Research, Innovation and Economic Development, features PHHI Director Dr. Mary Ann Lila on the cover. The story by David Hunt does a terrific job capturing the spirit of Lila’s work and the mission of the Plants for Human Health Institute.   The Wonders [...]

Posted on April 17, 2014 | Posted in Institute News

PHHI Hiring Nutrition-related Extension Associate

Posted on April 15, 2014 | Posted in Institute News

Blueberry Benefits | Growing Magazine

Dr. Mary Ann Lila, director of the Plants for Human Health Institute, was featured in Growing Magazine’s January 2014 issue.

Posted on March 31, 2014 | Posted in Institute News

PHHI Featured on UNC-TV

The Plants for Human Health Institute (PHHI), and director Dr. Mary Ann Lila, were featured on UNC-TV’s “North Carolina Now” program.

Posted on March 31, 2014 | Posted in Institute News

NBC Charlotte at the Plants for Human Health Institute

Plants for Human Health Institute director Dr. Mary Ann Lila appeared with local TV legend Larry Sprinkle on NBC Charlotte.

Posted on March 31, 2014 | Posted in Institute News

PHHI Accepting Applications for 2014 Summer Internships

The Plants for Human Health Institute (PHHI) is seeking students to participate in a summer of science and discovery at the N.C. Research Campus. Paid research internship opportunities are available for the summer of 2014. Interns will assist researchers with a wide range of projects and tasks involving the discovery and delivery of health-promoting compounds [...]

Posted on January 14, 2014 | Posted in Institute News

N.C. Cooperative Extension Service Mapping its Future

The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service has launched a strategic visioning and planning initiative to evaluate the organization’s business model, adapt accordingly to the current economic environment and devise a strategy going forward.

Posted on November 15, 2013 | Posted in Institute News

N.C. State Program Awards Funding to Expand 20 Agricultural Businesses

The North Carolina Value-Added Cost Share (NCVACS) program, coordinated in part by the Plants for Human Health Institute’s Extension component, has announced $311,938 in equipment cost share awards for 20 agricultural operations across the state.

Posted on October 8, 2013 | Posted in Institute News

N.C. State Announces Plans to Expand Farm Management Training

The North Carolina State University Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (ARE) will conduct four Farm Management Training Schools, patterned after the award winning “Piedmont Farm School,” in 2014-2015.

Posted on October 1, 2013 | Posted in Institute News

N.C. State Scientists Searching for Salmonella

A team of North Carolina State University scientists is looking for Salmonella on tomatoes and around tomato production areas. What they find could help farmers grow tomatoes that have a decreased likelihood of carrying the harmful bacteria.

Posted on August 14, 2013 | Posted in Institute News
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