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It may be fall, but this greenery doesn’t change

There is a place on campus where students can get their fix on student-produced plants and produce. It’s the Fresno State Horticulture Nursery. The nursery is part of Fresno State’s 1,011-acre farm. It produces house and landscape plants, trimmed flowers ...

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Student Cupboard’s new location offers more than food

The Student Cupboard debuted its new location to the Fresno State community with an open house on Friday. The new location of the Student Cupboard is in the Industrial Technology Building, Room 144, on the southwest corner of Barstow Avenue ...

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Student Cupboard debuts new location with open house

The Fresno State Student Cupboard will have an open house for its new location on Friday, Sept. 4 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. The new location of the Student Cupboard, previously at the old Farm Market, is in the ...

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The Sheep Incident

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Floral lab and farm market engage for Valentine’s Day

The Fresno State floral lab and the Rue and Gwen Gibson Farm Market are stocked up for Valentine’s Day with red and pink ribbons, heart-shaped boxes and plenty of flowers as Fresno State students, faculty and the surrounding community prepare to spoil their sweethearts.

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Students to attempt fruit salad world record

On Thursday, Nov. 3, Fresno State marketing students will attempt to break the world record for making the biggest fruit salad.

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Take a bite of Fresno State’s farm

A sweet and crunchy chocolate bar is being launched at the Rue and Gwen Gibson Farm Market this month for $1.50. A mix of chocolate, roasted almonds and giant raisins grown on the Fresno State farm are fusing together to make a new treat — the Bulldog Bark.

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On the farm

Fresno State’s campus farm — complete with horse stables, a meat processing plant, a swine and beef unit, a dairy plant and even an on-site veterinary facility — operates as a small slice of rural agriculture amidst urban sprawl.

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A popular tour — for kids

People who do not drive to school via Barstow Avenue may be unaware of the large amount of livestock that lives on the Fresno State campus — and they are missing the chance to learn about the university’s farm. “Not many students take farm tours,” said MaryBeth Brown, director of farm tours.

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