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.


Funds set up to help agronomy graduate student

UNL faculty, staff and students have established donation funds to help the family of Margarita Marroquín, an agronomy graduate student whose mother died following an Aug. 18 auto accident. Marroquín is a graduate student from Colombia, studying in the lab of UNL's Richard Wilson, assistant professor of plant pathology. Janet Wright, a technician in the lab, said the funds have been established to help the family with medical and funeral expenses. Continue reading.

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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