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. 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.


Ronnie Janssen receives 2014 Agronomy and Horticulture SAC Special Contribution Award

The Agronomy and Horticulture Staff Advisory Committee presented the second 2014 SAC Special Contribution Award of $250 to Ronnie Janssen at the department's annual Valentine's Party. This award honors those who have gone above and beyond their usual job duties in a way that greatly benefits the department and/or the university. Janssen was honored because of his willingness to go the extra mile to assist and support his colleagues, always with a friendly smile. Janssen has worked for more than 25 years as a research technician at UNL. SAC presents two $250 Special Contribution Awards each calendar year.  These awards are available to any Agronomy and Horticulture permanent staff member beyond the initial probationary period of employment. Continue reading.

Backyard Farmer airs live Tuesdays starting March 17

Backyard Farmer, featuring faculty members from the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, airs live Tuesdays on NET1 at 7 pm CST from March through September. Join us in March 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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