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.


New Water for Food Institute grants support student researchers

Seven UNL faculty have been awarded grants from the Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Institute to provide stipends to students and postdoctoral fellows working on projects that contribute to a more water and food secure world. In total, the institute awarded 10 grants to University of Nebraska faculty. UNL Department of Agronomy & Horticulture faculty receiving awards are: Patricio Grassini, assistant professor, graduate student: Kate Boone and Harkamal Walia, assistant professor, Ph.D. student: Sarah Blecha. Continue reading at UNL Today.


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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