Grow a career you can feel great about. The Department of Agronomy & Horticulture lets you go hands-on in research labs and out in the field, preparing you for a future where you can impact the world in meaningful, powerful ways. Here you can get personal attention and learn from faculty at a Big Ten university who work to feed and enrich the lives of a growing global population.

 

Agronomy and horticulture seminar series begins Sept. 19

The fall 2014 "Agronomy and Horticulture Seminar Series" begins with "Chicory — A New Crop for Nebraska: Trials and Tribulations of Developing Alternate Crops" at 3:30 p.m. Sept. 19 in Keim Hall, Room 150. Robert Wilson, a UNL professor and extension weed specialist, will present the seminar. In 1995, Wilson began exploring the possibilities of showing farmers how to successfully grow industrial chicory. The seminar will give the background and what has been accomplished with chicory in the past 20 years. Continue reading at UNL Today.

 

Backyard Farmer airs live Thursdays

Backyard Farmer, featuring faculty members from the Department of Agronomy & Horticulture, airs live Thursdays on NET1 at 7 pm CST from April through September. Join us for another great season of answering your lawn & garden questions. View archived videos on YouTube, or interact with the team on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest.

 

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