Undergraduate Degree Programs 
Interested in the majors offered in the department? Click below to learn more.

Agronomy

Agronomy. This degree program is designed for students who are interested in plants and soils as they relate to economic crop production and environmental protection.

Horticulture

Horticulture. Study the science and art of growing and using fruits, vegetables, flowers, ornamental plants and grasses to enhance our living environment and to diversify human diets.

Plant Biology

Plant Biology. Perfect for those who love plants and science. Students can explore plants at the molecular, cellular, organismal, whole plant, and ecological levels.

Turf and Landscape Management

Turfgrass & Landscape Management. Blends knowledge of turfgrass and ornamental plants with an understanding of plant physiology and management to produce "Green" areas that enhance quality of life.

 

News and announcements

Engler Scholarship Award Winners Named

Recipients of Engler Agribusiness Entrepreneurship Scholarships at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for the 2014-15 academic year have been named. Undergraduate one-time award winners include Kelsey Foster, sophomore, Berwyn, horticulture and Melinda Knuth, junior, Hartford, S.D., horticulture. Undergraduate renewable scholarship award winners are Sam Morse, freshman, Columbus, agronomy; Joe Duba, senior, Wilber, agronomy; Doug Grotrian, senior, Johnson, agronomy; and Rachel Stevens, senior, Fall City, horticulture. Continue reading.

Horticulture Club is growing opportunities

Hort Club Spring Break

The UNL Horticulture Club is an active organization both on and off campus. Members of the club are students who share a passion for plants, both ornamental and edible. Students actively produce and market plants, network with professionals and travel to different destinations to learn more about the commercial production and use of plants. Continue reading.

See more agronomy and horticulture news and announcements.

 

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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