Undergraduate Degree Programs  Interested in the majors offered in the department? Click below to learn more.


Agronomy. This degree program is designed for students who are interested in plants and soils as they relate to economic crop production and environmental protection.


Horticulture. Study the science and art of growing and using fruits, vegetables, flowers, ornamental plants and grasses to enhance our living environment and to diversify human diets.

Plant Biology

Plant Biology. Perfect for those who love plants and science. Students can explore plants at the molecular, cellular, organismal, whole plant, and ecological levels.

Turf and Landscape Management

Turfgrass & Landscape Management. Blends knowledge of turfgrass and ornamental plants with an understanding of plant physiology and management to produce "Green" areas that enhance quality of life.


News and announcements

Spring Affair Plant Sale April 26 in Lincoln

Spring Affair, the Midwest's largest gardening event, will be Saturday, April 26, at the Lancaster Event Center from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. More than 500 varieties of plants will be offered at the day-long plant sale, with educational talks, "talk-abouts" and garden vendors all under the same roof. Continue reading.


Backyard Farmer airs live Thursdays

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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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