Grow a career you can feel great about. The Department of Agronomy & Horticulture provides hands-on learning in research labs and out in the field, preparing you for a future where you can make an impact on the world. 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.


Sixth annual Water For Food conference convenes

Mobilizing new data gathering capabilities to improve global water and food security is the subject of the sixth annual Water for Food Global Conference hosted by the Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Institute at the University of Nebraska in association with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The conference, taking place in Seattle Oct. 19–22, is available via live stream. The event is the premier gathering of world experts working to develop new approaches to produce more food with less pressure on water resources. Department of Agronomy & Horticulture professor and leader of the Global Yield Gap and Water Productivity Atlas, Kenneth G. Cassman, is a presenter. Continue reading at UNL Today.


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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