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.
Graduate student Stewart receives Future Leaders in Science AwardThe American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Soil Science Society of America selected the 2015 ASA, CSSA, and SSSA Future Leaders in Science Award. Zach Stewart was one of 18 graduate students who received the award in recognition of his engagement in science advocacy. Award winners received a trip to Washington, D.C. to participate in the annual ASA, CSSA, and SSSA Congressional Visits Day, where they met with their members of Congress and advocated for agricultural and environmental research. Continue reading.
Backyard Farmer airs live Tuesdays
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 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.