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2017 News Releases

June

06/08/17 Cal Poly Sweeps the Western Spring National Collegiate Dairy Judging Contest

06/07/17 Cal Poly Great Grads Showcase the Strengths and Diversity of the Class of 2017

06/06/17 Cal Poly to Host Soil Health Assessment Field Day June 22 in Northern California

06/01/17 Annual Cal Poly Performance Horse Sale to Benefit Cal Poly Equine Center June 3

06/01/17 Cal Poly to Award Three Honorary Doctorates at June 17-18 Commencement Ceremonies

May

05/31/17 Cal Poly Partners with Woods Humane Society for Hands-On Training in Animal Care

05/30/17 Cal Poly Wins Four Awards in Sustainability Best Practices Competition

05/12/17 Cal Poly Rodeo Team Advances to the National Finals

05/09/17 Cal Poly to Host Soil Health Assessment Field Day on May 25 in Turlock

05/08/17 Cal Poly Student to Serve on National Agriculture Student Advisory Team

05/05/17 Cal Poly Students Win National Marketing Competition

05/04/17 Cal Poly Logging Team Wins Timbersports Competition

05/02/17 Cal Poly to Host Soil Health Assessment Field Day on May 5

April

04/28/17 Cal Poly Freshman Named Treasurer of California FFA State Officer Team 

04/28/17 Cal Poly to Host California FFA State Finals Competition May 6

04/20/17 Cal Poly Shines in Latest PayScale.com Return-on-Investment Report

4/20/17 Cal Poly Open House Community Flower Show Bestows “Best of Show” to Santa Margarita Resident

04/19/17 Cal Poly to Build Solar Farm as Part of Net Zero Plan

04/17/17 Get Ready to Go Crazy for Tomato Mania Plant Sale April 22-23 at Cal Poly

March

03/23/17 Cal Poly Soil Judging Team Named Regional Champions

03/23/17 Cal Poly Welcomes Community to Open House on April 6-8

03/17/17 Cal Poly Polo Women’s and Men’s Teams Advance to Nationals

03/17/17 Carbon Farm Planning Workshop to Be Offered April 12 at Cal Poly’s Swanton Pacific Ranch

03/10/17 Cal Poly Students on Winning Teams at the Western Regional Dairy Challenge Competition

03/09/17 Soil Foodweb Pioneer Elaine Ingham to Lead Workshop on Building Healthy Soils

03/06/17 Longtime Cal Poly Supporters Pledge $1.5 million to Support J.G. Boswell Agricultural Technology Center

03/03/17 Cal Poly Student Wins First Runner-Up at Young Farmers and Ranchers Meet

February

02/15/17 Cal Poly’s Western Bonanza Junior Livestock Show to Run Feb. 17-19 in Paso Robles

02/13/17 Cal Poly to Host the State of the Organic Industry Panel on March 2

January

01/10/17 2017 Poly Royal Rodeo Moves to the Alex G. Spanos Stadium


2016 News Releases

December

12/20/16 New Partnership Offers Hands-On Training for Cal Poly Students in Marine Mammal Veterinary Care

November

11/18/16 Inaugural Salmonson Scholarships Awarded to Two Cal Poly Students

11/14/16 Cal Poly Dairy Cattle Judging Team Ranks Second in National Contest

October

10/06/16 Whole Foods' Co-CEO Walter Robb to Speak as Cal Poly Oct. 13

September

09/23/16 College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences Hires Several New Leaders

09/12/16 The Department of Experience Industry Management the Latest Addition to Cal Poly

09/12/16 Cal Poly to Sponsor Five Entries in San Luis Obispo’s CowParade Public Art Display

July

07/20/16 Cal Poly ITE is Top Student Regional Chapter for Third Straight Year

07/20/16 Cal Poly Floral Team Places First in National Competition

May

05/12/16 Cal Poly Rodeo Program Receives $1 Million Endowment

05/11/16 Cal Poly Rodeo Team Advances to National Finals

05/02/16 Cal Poly to Host California FFA State Final Competition May 7

April

04/27/16 Cal Poly to Host Panel Discussion on Sustainability in the Food Retail Sector on May 10

04/27/16 Cal Poly Junior Wins Second Place in Business Pitch Contest at Conference for Minorities

04/22/16 Cal Poly Team Excels at North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge

04/14/16 Cal Poly Logging Team Wins Timbersports Competition

04/12/16 Cal Poly to Host April 21 Talk on Preparing Veterans for Careers in Agriculture

04/11/16 Cal Poly Again Ranked High on Return on Investment by PayScale.com

March

03/30/16 Cal Poly Women's Polo Wins Title in 2016 Western Regionals

03/21/16 Cal Poly's Popular Tomato Mania Plant Sale Returns April 8-9

03/18/16 Cal Poly Exceeds State's Order for 25 Percent Water Reduction

03/15/16 Futurist Dave Evans to Discuss the Future of Technology March 17 at Cal Poly

03/08/16 Cal Poly Teams Rank Platinum and Gold at Regional Dairy Challenge

03/02/16 Cal Poly Students Win Local CFA Institute Research Challenge for Third Consecutive Year

February

02/25/16 Cal Poly Pours Wine at the Historic California Wine Symposium and Trade Mission in Cuba

02/18/16 Cal Poly Student Wins National Championship at Young Farmers and Ranchers Meet

02/12/16 Cal Poly's Western Bonanza Junior Livestock Show to Run Feb. 12-14 in Paso Robles

January

01/27/16 Cal Poly Students to be Honored by Lawmakers at State Capitol on Feb. 1

01/25/16 Cal Poly Dairy Cattle Judging Teams Excel in National Contests

01/22/16 Cal Poly Alumni Pledge $1.2 Million to Support Cal Poly's Proposed Wine and Viticulture Center

01/13/16 Cal Poly Center for Sustainability Receives Funding from Miossi Charitable Trust

 

2015 News Releases

December

12/30/15 Three Cal Poly Students to Ride on California Milk Advisory Board's First-Ever Tournament of Roses Parade Float

12/07/16 Cal Poly Named One of the Nation's Top Four Colleges of Agriculture by Campus Explorer

November

11/23/15 Cal Poly's Swanton Pacific Ranch Joins US Forest Service Research Program

11/20/15 Cal Poly Honors Faculty, Staff Who Received $26 Million in Grant Funding in 2014-15

11/19/15 Cal Poly Dairy Cattle Judging Team Ranks High in National Contest

October

10/30/15 Cal Poly Floral Design Team Continues Winning Tradition

10/25/15 Cal Poly Professor Elected Fellow in Academy of Leisure Sciences

10/22/15 Cal Poly Continues Partnership with U.S. Bureau of Reclamation to Provide Technical Assistance to Irrigation Districts

10/06/15 Cal Poly's Wine & Viticulture Department Welcomes New Leader

September

09/18/15 Cal Poly Center from Sustainability to Host 'Restoration Agriculture' Lecture Nov. 2

09/10/15 Retired Cal Poly Professor Donates $250,000 to Wine & Viticulture Department

09/09/15 Cal Poly is the Best In the West for 23rd Consecutive Year

August

08/24/15 Cal Poly Professor Named as One of Five Up-and-Coming Professionals

08/01/15 Cal Poly Students Perform Well in Floral Design Competition

July

07/27/15 Cal Poly, Autumn Spring Foods Announce New Process to Improve Protein Content in Foods

June

06/20/15 Cal Poly Again Ranked High on Return on Investment by PayScale.com

06/15/15 Cal Poly Removes Prime Ag Land from Development Consideration as Campus Master

06/12/15 Cal Poly Great Grads Highlights the Talent, Tenacity of the Class of 2015

06/11/15 Whole Food's Co-CEO Walter Robb to Speak at Cal Poly Fundraising Dinner

06/08/15 Cal Poly Receives One of the Largest Land Donations in its 114-Year History

06/01/15 Cal Poly Professor Served on Sunset Magazine Travel Awards Advisory Board

May

05/21/15 Cal Poly Performance Horse Sale Set for May 31

05/01/15 Cal Poly Workshop to Highlight Methods to Assess Soil Organic Matter, Nutrient Levels

April

04/27/15 Cal Poly to Host CEO of Kampgrounds of America May 4-7

04/23/15 Cal Poly Students Win National Marketing Competition

04/17/15 Cal Poly Students Win First Place in North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge

04/03/15 Cal Poly Student Wins Public Speaking Contest at a Nation Conference for Minorities

04/03/15 Get Ready to Go Crazy for 'Tomato Mania' Plant Sale April 11-12 at Cal Poly

March

03/25/15 California Secretary of Agriculture to Keynote Cal Poly Resilient Food Systems Conference

03/19/15 Entrepreneurship in Food, Wine Industry the Focus of April 22 Forum at Cal Poly

03/09/15 Soil Carbon Coalition Founder to Host Rangeland Workshop at Cal Poly's Cheda Ranch March 21

03/09/15 Cal Poly's First Strawberry Crop Now on Sale Locally

03/06/15 Cal Poly Students Shine at Young Farmers and Ranchers Collegiate Discussion Meet

03/04/15 Cal Poly Students to be Honored at State Capitol on March 9

03/03/15 Cal Poly Students Win Platinum and Gold in Western Regional Dairy Challenge

February

02/25/15 Cal Poly's Agriculture Communications Program Ranks in the Top 10 Nationwide

02/10/15 Cal Poly Organic Farm Named One of 20 Best University Farms in America

02/10/15 Cal Poly's Western Bonanza Junior Livestock Show to Run Feb. 13-15 in Paso Robles

January

01/27/15 Director of U.S.D.A National Institute of Food and Agriculture to Talk Feb. 3 at Cal Poly

01/12/15 Cal Poly to Host Central Coast Lean Summit Feb. 19-20

 

2014 News Releases

December

12/12/14 Cal Poly Wins Contract to Help Bring Water to Disadvantaged Communities

12/12/14 Cal Poly's Horse Judging Team Earns Honors at National Contest

12/10/14 Cal Poly Student Takes First Place in National Research Symposium

12/03/14 Cal Poly Center for Sustainability Receives Funding from Miossi Charitable Trust

November

11/19/14 Cal Poly Creamery Farmstead-Made Eggnog Now Available

11/13/14 Annual Cal Poly Poinsettia Sale Kicks Off with Holiday Open House Dec. 5-6

11/10/14 Cal Poly Lecture on Nov. 20 to Highlight Updated California State University Sustainability Policy 

11/5/14 Cal Poly Brock Center to Host On-Campus Holiday Photo Sessions Nov. 11

11/3/14 Peter and Mary Beth Oppenheimer Pledge $20 Million to Cal Poly, Largest Cash Gift in University's History

October

10/24/14 Cal Poly College of Agriculture, Food & Environmental Sciences to Unearth 1988 Time Capsule on Nov. 8

September

09/05/14 Cal Poly Food Science and Nutrition Students Win National Food Development Contest

09/02/14 Cal Poly SLOcavore to Host 'Everything Olives' Workshop on Oct. 4

August

08/25/14 Cal Poly SLOcavores to Host Heritage Poultry Weekend Sept. 5-7

08/05/14 Cal Poly Floral Design Student Team Blooms At National Competition

June

06/18/14 Cal Poly to Host Sausage-Making Workshop June 28

06/02/14 Cal Poly Announces New Dean of the College of Agriculture, Food & Environmental Sciences

May

05/13/14 Cal Poly Agribusiness Department to Celebrate Decades of Success on Nov.8

05/02/14 James G. Boswell Foundation Commits $8 Million to Construct Agricultural Research Center at Cal Poly

05/01/14 Cal Poly Rodeo Team Advances to National Finals

05/01/14 Cal Poly to Host FFA California State Finals Competition May 3

April

04/18/14 Cal Poly Agribusiness Students Win National Marketing Competition

04/10/14 Get Ready to Go Crazy for 'Tomato Mania' Plant Sale April 25-26 at Cal Poly

February

02/18/14 Cal Poly Names Industry Expert to Lead New Strawberry Sustainability Research and Education Center

 

2013 News Releases

December

12/04/13 Cal Poly Poinsettia Sale Runs through Mid-December

November

11/12/13 Cal Poly Floral Design Team Takes Honors at Statewide Student Competition

October

10/31/13 Cal Poly to Hold Sustainable Agriculture Pest Management Conference Dec. 6-7

September

09/03/13 Cal Poly Wine & Viticulture Program Elevated to Department Status

July

07/22/13 Cal Poly Studies Future of Fighting Fire with Foam

07/18/13 Cal Poly Food Science and Nutrition Students Take Top Honors at Institute  of Food Technologists Competition

07/18/13 Five Cal Poly ROTC Students to Commission as U.S. Army Officer

May

05/30/13 Cal Poly Center for Sustainability Awarded Funds to Expand Compost Project

05/10/13 Cal Poly Professor Receives American Dairy Products Institute Award

05/09/13 Cal Poly Launches Master's Program in Dairy Products Technology

05/08/13 Endowment Established to Honor Late Viticulture Professor at Cal Poly

05/03/13 Cal Poly Army Cadet Receives Highest ROTC Award

April

04/17/13 Cal Poly Kennedy Library Exhibit to Feature Country's Agriculture History

March

03/22/13 Cal Poly Workshop to Highlight New Methods for Assessing Agricultural Nutrient Levels May 17

February

02/19/13 Cal Poly and California Strawberry Commission Announce Multidisciplinary Partnership

January

01/31/13 Cal Poly to Host Lecture on Dilemmas in Food Ethics and Technology on Feb. 8

 

2012 New Releases

November

11/29/12 Cal Poly Associate Dean Named Executive Director of CSA Agriculture Research Institute

11/27/12 Creator of the 'Soil Carbon Challenge' to Speak at Cal Poly Nov. 30 & Dec. 1

September

09/21/12 Cal Poly to Host Sustainable Pest Management Conference Dec. 7-8

July

07/10/12 Cal Poly Grad Student Takes First with Dairy Products Research

January

01/25/12 Cal Poly Presents Agriculture Research Findings Aimed to Protect Food Safety and Power California's Economy

01/10/12 Cal Poly to Host Film and Discussion about Young Farmers in America on Jan. 23

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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