Agronomy and Horticulture

  Roch Gaussoin (from left), Martha Mamo and Don Lee show support for Leah Sandall (second from left), at the Holling Family awards cermemony. Greg Nathan | University Communication
Roch Gaussoin (from left), Martha Mamo and Don Lee show support for Leah Sandall (second from left), at the Holling Family awards cermemony. Greg Nathan | University Communication

Sandall receives Holling Family award

Leah Sandall, assistant professor of practice in the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, was presented with a Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award on Tuesday, March 14. Continue reading…

More details at: http://agronomy.unl.edu/news/sandall-receives-holling-family-award
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Crops Team earns second place at the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture collegiate crops judging contest on March 11 in Curtis, Nebraska.
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Crops Team earns second place at the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture collegiate crops judging contest on March 11 in Curtis, Nebraska.

Crops judging team takes second at NCTA competition

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Crops Team placed second in the four-year university division at the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture collegiate crops judging contest March 11 in Curtis, Nebraska. Continue reading…

More details at: http://agronomy.unl.edu/news/crops-judging-team-takes-second-ncta-competition
Chuck and Barb Francis are honored with the Seventh Generation Award from the Center for Rural Affairs. Pictured, from left, is Jordan Rasmussen, Brian Depew, Kathie Starkweather, and Chuck and Barb Francis. Photo courtesy Center for Rural Affairs
Chuck and Barb Francis are honored with the Seventh Generation Award from the Center for Rural Affairs. Pictured, from left, is Jordan Rasmussen, Brian Depew, Kathie Starkweather, and Chuck and Barb Francis. Photo courtesy Center for Rural Affairs

Chuck and Barb Francis honored by Center for Rural Affairs

Chuck and Barb Francis were honored with the Center for Rural Affairs’ 2017 Seventh Generation Award at an awards ceremony on March 10 in York, Nebraska. Continue reading…

More details at: http://agronomy.unl.edu/news/chuck-and-barb-francis-honored-center-rural-affairs
Martha Mamo, Weaver Professor of Agronomy and Horticulture, works with Nebraska students. Fran Benne | Agronomy and Horticulture
Martha Mamo, Weaver Professor of Agronomy and Horticulture, works with Nebraska students. Fran Benne | Agronomy and Horticulture

Project aims to develop agriculture, natural resource professionals

A new project at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln aims to prepare students to address the challenges of food production and the environment through hands-on learning experience and peer interaction. Continue reading…

More details at: http://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/today/article/project-aims-to-develop-agriculture-natural-resource-professionals/
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Turf Team including Jacob Fuehrer (from left), Andrew Getty, Nick Meister and Matt Hellbusch, finishes eighth in the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America Collegiate Turf Bowl, Feb. 9 in Orlando, Florida.
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Turf Team including Jacob Fuehrer (from left), Andrew Getty, Nick Meister and Matt Hellbusch, finishes eighth in the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America Collegiate Turf Bowl, Feb. 9 in Orlando, Florida.

Nebraska team makes top ten at collegiate turf bowl

In their fifth year of competing in the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America Collegiate Turf Bowl, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln team finished in the top 10 for the first time, with eighth place. Continue reading…

More details at: http://agronomy.unl.edu/news/nebraska-team-makes-top-ten-collegiate-turf-bowl
Originally published March 17, 2017 - Submit an Item