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Grow your story in the Department of Agronomy and 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. We offer master’s and doctorate in Agronomy and Horticulture with specializations. 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.

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Backyard Farmer

Backyard Farmer is taking the program on the road to the Nebraska State Fair

Backyard Farmer, featuring faculty members from the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, is celebrating its 65th season and airs live, Thursdays on NET1 at 7 p.m. CDT from April through September and repeats on NET1 Saturdays at 10 a.m. CT and on NET World Sundays at 3 p.m. CT and Mondays at 4:30 p.m. CT.

Backyard Farmer is taking the program on the road to the Nebraska State Fair to help you find solutions to all of your lawn and garden needs. Come get your questions answered and be in the audience Aug. 30 for the taping of Backyard Farmer, which will air Aug. 31 at 7 p.m. CT on NET.

View archived videos on YouTube, or interact with the team on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest.

Vist the Backyard Farmer website for more information.

Backyard Farmer