Grow your story in the Department of Agronomy & Horticulture. Undergraduate programs in Agronomy, Horticulture, Plant Biology, and Turfgrass & Landscape Management provide hands-on learning in research labs and out in the field, preparing you for a future where you can influence the world in powerful ways. Here you will get personal attention at a Big Ten university and learn from faculty who work to feed and enrich the lives of a growing global population.


Levine earns 2014 Nebraska Book Award in Non-Fiction

Emily Levine, Special Projects Research Horticulturist with the Department of Agronomy & Horticulture and Fellow at UNL's Center for Great Plains Studies, earned a 2014 Nebraska Book Award in Non-Fiction for her edition of the manuscripts of Josephine Waggoner, "Witness: A Húnkpapȟa Historian's Strong-Heart Song of the Lakotas." The Nebraska Book Awards program, sponsored by the Nebraska Center for the Book, recognizes and honors books written by Nebraska authors, published by Nebraska publishers and set in Nebraska or concerning Nebraska. The manuscripts cover the culture and history of the Lakota and Dakota during the second half of the 19th century as well as including 60 biographies of Lakota and Dakota chiefs based on firsthand experience, eyewitness accounts, and interviews. Continue reading.


Backyard Farmer airs live Thursdays starting in April

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 in April 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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