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Beltsville Agricultural Research Center's
"Student Poster Competition" 2009


Winners of the High School Division 2009 Poster Day

Left to right: Heng Tech, Vern Pursel (FAR-B Representative), George Osei, and Crysta Tran

This year, a group of 25 students from Charles H. Flowers, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Bethesda High Schools completed internships at BARC. Please join the Area Office in thanking our Student Judges and congratulating this years winners. The awards are sponsored by Friends of Agricultural Research-Beltsville (FAR-B)

First Prize:
Heng Tech, Eleanor Roosevelt High School
Mentor: Hyun Lillehoj, Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, ANRI
Induction of Passive Immunity in Broiler Chickens Against Coccidiosis by Hyperimmune Egg Yolk IgY
Second Prize:
George Osei, Charles H. Flowers High School
Mentor: Leann Blomberg, Animal Biosciences and Biotechnology Laboratory, ANRI
Uterine Stress Alters Placenta Gene Expression
Third Prize:
Crysta Tran, Eleanor Roosevelt High School
Mentor: Milutin Djurikovic & Michel Cavigelli, Sustainable Agricultural Systems Laboratory, ANRI
Greenhouse Gases and Farming

A huge "Thank You" to this years Student Judges: Phyllis Martin, Valorie Akuffo, Susan Lawrence, Jim Smith (FAR-B), Robert Farrar, Robert Li, Cristina Paul, and Matthew Greenstone.

Past Poster Days

2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005