Agronomy and Horticulture

Happy Valentine’s Day, Huskers!
Happy Valentine’s Day, Huskers!

Happy Valentine’s Day, Huskers!

Do you know why we love the University of Nebraska–Lincoln? Our mission in the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture is to advance the knowledge, theory, and application of plant and soil sciences and landscape design to improve the quality of life for citizens of Nebraska and the world. Continue reading…

More details at: https://go.unl.edu/nz9a
Charles Shapiro, from left, with his mother Edith Shapiro and wife Joan Sudmann Shapiro celebrate at the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture retirement reception held in his honor.
Charles Shapiro, from left, with his mother Edith Shapiro and wife Joan Sudmann Shapiro celebrate at the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture retirement reception held in his honor.

Extension soil scientist and crop nutritionist Shapiro retires

Charles Shapiro, agronomy and horticulture professor emeritus, officially retired after 34 years as the extension soil scientist and crop nutritionist at the University of Nebraska Northeast Research and Extension Center Haskell Agricultural Laboratory in Concord. Continue reading…

More details at: https://go.unl.edu/43wh
Richard Ferguson, University of Nebraska-Lincoln agronomy and horticulture professor and interim department head, received the Fertilizer Industry Roundtable Recognition Award: Innovative Technologies Advancing the Fertilizer Industry.
Richard Ferguson, University of Nebraska-Lincoln agronomy and horticulture professor and interim department head, received the Fertilizer Industry Roundtable Recognition Award: Innovative Technologies Advancing the Fertilizer Industry.

Ferguson receives Fertilizer Industry Roundtable Recognition Award

Richard Ferguson, University of Nebraska–Lincoln agronomy and horticulture professor and interim department head, received the Fertilizer Industry Roundtable Recognition Award: Innovative Technologies Advancing the Fertilizer Industry. Continue reading…

More details at: https://go.unl.edu/ata6
Charles Francis, right, accepts his Parents' Recognition Award from Tiffany Heng-Moss, dean of CASNR, during the Parents' Recognition Awards on Feb. 2. Five agronomy and horticulture faculty members were honored for their support of Nebraska students.
Charles Francis, right, accepts his Parents' Recognition Award from Tiffany Heng-Moss, dean of CASNR, during the Parents' Recognition Awards on Feb. 2. Five agronomy and horticulture faculty members were honored for their support of Nebraska students.

5 Agronomy and Horticulture faculty receive Parents’ Recognition Awards

More than 228 University of Nebraska-Lincoln employees were recently honored for providing support to students. Four faculty members were from the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture. Continue reading…

More details at: https://go.unl.edu/qa2y

Valentine's Day Bake Sale

Bake Sale flyerThe UNL Soil Judging Team is hosting a Valentine's Day Bake Sale to raise funds to support their trip to the National Soil Judging Contest in March in Martin, Tennessee. The bake sale will be from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Main Lobby of Hardin Hall (East Campus). Continue reading…

Originally published February 14, 2018 - Submit an Item