Remote working, e-learning: ‘A playground for hackers’

ompanies, school districts and universities are taking unprecedented steps in the wake of COVID-19 by telling employees to work remotely and for students to work online from home.

Purdue: Farmers are more optimistic after China trade deal is signed

Agricultural producers across the country seem much more optimistic about the future of the ag economy ever since President Trump signed the Phase One Trade Agreement with China. The Purdue University/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer rose 17 points from December to a current reading of 167.

Purdue awarded $9 million federal grant for plant sensing research

Purdue University scientists have been awarded $9 million in matching grants to further study how plant breeders use remote sensing technologies to measure the characteristics of plants. That sort of manual, in-field, work can be slow, labor intensive and expensive.

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Purdue awarded $1 million federal grant for hemp education

Purdue University has received a nearly $1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to help scientists get a better understanding of the production of industrial hemp.

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