Grow your story in the Department of Agronomy & 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.
Logan Smith wins 2014 Engler program business plan competition
Logan Smith, a double major in agricultural economics and agronomy with a minor in entrepreneurship at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, won the second annual business plan competition sponsored by the Engler Agribusiness Entrepreneurship Program. This program was developed to help students create businesses focusing primarily on agriculture and to increase free enterprise opportunities in our country. Smith won $4,000 and the opportunity to participate in the upcoming workshop "Pitching to Investors" led by Michele Weigand on Feb. 2-21, 2015 — a $350 value. Continue reading.
Backyard Farmer airs live Thursdays starting in April
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 in April 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.