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Warner receives Lyle V. A. Sendlein Award

Extension Professor Richard Warner, Ph.D. has received the 2015 Lyle V. A. Sendlein Award for Outstanding Contributions in Water Resources Practice from the Kentucky Water Resources Research Institute. Warner joined the Department of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering in 1980, and has worked on numerous water-related engineering problems during the ensuing years. His three main research areas are: 1. Design, monitoring and modeling of surface water, erosion, sediment and water quality control systems for large-scale land disturbance, 2.

Overhults named to Rural Builder Hall of Fame

Doug Overhults, Extension Professor Emeritus, has been named to the Rural Builder Hall of Fame by Rural Builder magazine. Overhults' extension research studies and aids Kentucky livestock and poultry growers and the challenges faced in adapting to rapidly changing housing systems and environmental standards. He works out of the UK Agricultural Experiment Station in Princeton, Ky.

Join us for E-Day this Saturday

Engineers Day, or E-Day, is an outreach program that celebrates the things that engineers do to make our world work, from building bridges to discovering new medications to writing the software that powers our cell phones. Perfect for school-aged children through high school, E-Day offers over 150 exhibits, contests, and demonstrations. 

 

Day, Smith, and Wells enjoy long partnership with Philip Morris

One part of BAE's display at the upcoming National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, Ky., an event that Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering started 50 years ago, is part of a large tobacco segmenter built as a research project by George Day, Ph.D., Larry Wells, Ph.D., and Tim Smith, and funded by Philip Morris.

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