Larry Studebaker Memorial/Miami SWCD Scholarship
The Miami Soil and Water Conservation District is offering two $750 scholarship awards! Qualifications Must be a Miami County, Ohio resident Must be an agriculture or Natural Resources major. Must be enrolled for Fall 2015 May be a prior Miami SWCD scho ...
Ohio Corn Performance Test
"The purpose of the Ohio Corn Performance Test (OCPT) is to evaluate corn hybrids for grain yield and other important agronomic characteristics. Results of the test can assist farmers in selecting hybrids best suited to their farming operations and p ...
Job Openings for Farm Employees
Dangling Carrot Farm is looking for two farm employees to work May through October 2015. The farm is located 30 miles southwest of Columbus. It is an 8 acre, certified organic vegetable farm. The main crops are tomatoes, salad greens, garlic and onions, ...
Jacoby Boren named second team Academic All-American!
Congratulations to Horticulture and Crop Science student Jacoby Boren in being named a second team Academic All-American! We're so proud! Jacoby is a Sustainable Plant Systems major with a specialization in Horticulture. http://www.ohiostatebuckeyes ...
Disney Horticulture Internship- Summer 2015
Horticulture Internship- Summer 2015 Disney’s Horticulture Professional Intern Program is designed to provide qualified students with the opportunity to further their knowledge through practical hands on work experience. Students will be assigned to vario ...
Two HCS faculty members receive big grants in Plant Breeding!
Two Horticulture and Crop Science faculty members, Dr. David Francis and Dr. Clay Sneller, received two grants from the United States Department of Agriculture. The grants were part of the FY 2014 AFRI Plant Breeding Projects. The FY 2014 AFRI plant breed ...
Turfgrass Science student is going to the Super Bowl!
Congratulations Zak Avers! Horticulture and Crop Science senior, Zak Avers will travel to Glendale, Arizona for the 2015 Super Bowl. Zak was selected to participate in the 2015 Toro Super Bowl Sports Turf Training Program. When asked if he was looking f ...
Two Internships available at Polly Hill Arboretum
The Polly Hill Arboretum on the island of Martha’s Vineyard is seeking applicants who are students of horticulture or plant science at the college level to participate as horticulture interns. The Arboretum, a Martha’s Vineyard horticultural and botanica ...
Waffle House Spirit Night
Come out to the Troy Waffle House on Tuesday, October 6, from 2:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. to support 4-H! Mention that you are there for 4-H Spirit Night and 20% of the proceeds will benefit the Miami County 4-H Program. Please share the flyer posted below wi ...
2014 Poinsettia Sale
Pi Alpha Xi Poinsettia Sale The students of Pi Alpha Xi (PAX) will host their annual Poinsettia Sale in the Howlett Greenhouse, 680 Tharp Street, December 3rd and December 4th from 7 AM to 7 PM each day or until supplies run out! This popular event will ...