College of Life Sciences & Agriculture

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Research Snapshot: Raising Lumpfish

At UNH’s Coastal Marine Lab in New Castle, N.H., Elizabeth Fairchild raises and researches lumpfish as a potential pest-management solution for the aquaculture industry. Fairchild, research associate professor of biological sciences and scientist with the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment... Read More

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