Agronomy and Horticulture
At the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, we put in the hard work — the grit behind the glory. In the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, we empower students to connect with people, cultivate ideas, discover new opportunities and acquire the skills necessary to feed and enrich the lives of a growing global population. We offer undergraduate programs in agronomy, horticulture, plant biology, and turfgrass & landscape management and a master’s and a doctorate in agronomy and horticulture with specializations.
Nebraska team merges machine learning, plant genetics to maximize sorghum potential
IANR Faculty Spotlight: James SchnableWhat is your position at the University of Nebraska—Lincoln? I'm an associate professor in the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture. I work with the Quantitative Life Sciences Initiative, the Center for Plant Science Innovation, and the Nebraska Food for Health Center. Full story at IANR News · READ MORE AGRONOMY AND HORTICULTURE STORIES
A bioinformatics journey from Brazil to Nebraska and back
Powers cultivates sense of community at Backyard Farmer GardenIt’s a clear, bright morning on Nebraska’s East Campus, and the Backyard Farmer Garden is already buzzing with activity. Ann Powers can’t help but smile when she looks over the community space. She took over as primary caretaker of the garden in May, and the gig has quickly became a labor of love. Read full story at Nebraska Today · READ MORE AGRONOMY AND HORTICULTURE STORIES