Lawrence receives WSWS Early Career award Thursday, March 18, 2021
Nevin Lawrence, assistant professor of agronomy and integrated weed management specialist at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Panhandle Research and Extension Center, has been recognized by the Western Society of Weed Science as the Outstanding Weed Scientist – Early Career.
Lawrence was recognized by WSWS in early March during the society’s 74th annual meeting, held virtually.
Dozler wins extemporaneous speaking competition in range management Wednesday, March 10, 2021The Range Management Club, made up of students in natural resources and agronomy and horticulture, competed in three competitions during the virtual International Meeting of the Society for Range Management Feb. 15–18. Kaitlyn Dozler, a junior fisheries and wildlife major, took home first place in extemporaneous speaking.
Crops judging team takes third at NCTA contest Tuesday, March 9, 2021The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Crops Judging Team competed in the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture Collegiate Crops Contest March 6 in Curtis, Nebraska. As a team, the Huskers placed third overall in the four-year division with a score of 1,601 points.
Model predicts gene responses to cold across diverse plant species Thursday, March 4, 2021Predictions could fast-track efforts to engineer cold resistance into cold-sensitive crops.
Graduate students earn top honors at annual weed science meeting Monday, March 1, 2021
Five University of Nebraska–Lincoln graduate students in agronomy and horticulture earned top honors in the Weed Science Society of America student poster and presentation contests held during the virtual 2021 annual meeting Feb. 15–19.