HCS 1101 This course demonstrates how propagating, growing, and caring for plants is based on scientific principles that are appreciated by developing skills in plant parenting. By the end of the term, students should be confident in their ability to grow ...
The World of Plants
HCS 2200 Study of the cultivation, environmental, genetic, and social/cultural factors which influence the sustainable production of plants for food, fiber, ornamental and recreational uses. This course is available for EM credit. GE nat sci bio course. G ...
HCS 5890 This course uses case studies and discussion to provide students with an appreciation of the process involved in solving turfgrass problems at the managerial level. Using real-life scenarios, students will learn to recognize problems, analyze pro ...
Vegetable Crop Production and Physiology
HCS 5450 A physiological and ecological study of the principal vegetable crop species grown for processing and fresh market use. The impacts of integrated crop management and other production systems on vegetable yields and quality are also considered. Pr ...
Data Analytics in Production Agriculture
AGSYSMT 5580 An overview of the principles of data management and analytics in support of field crop production. Lecture topics include: data generation and collection methods, and modeling, actionable spatial and temporal management recommendations at th ...
HCS 4520 The objective of this course is to introduce plants that have medicinal uses, the active constituents in the plants, and their biological effects. This course highlights plants, and their biologically active constituents, that are utilized for ai ...
Sustainable Agriculture Practical Experience
HCS 2307 This course will introduce students to basic theory, practical skills, and tools associated with small-scale sustainable agriculture and farm enterprises. Topics will include soil management, tools and infrastructure, crop management, weed and pe ...
New Hire Announcement – Welcome, Dr. W. Garrett Owen!
We are pleased to announce that Dr. W. Garrett Owen will be joining HCS in January 2023 as an Assistant Professor in Sustainable Greenhouse Nursery Systems at The Ohio State University! ...
Ohio Organics Council board meeting.
Room 100 (Wooster) Mary Wicks.14 Friday, April 14, 2023- 10:00am to 1:00pm ...
4-H school garden programs offer students the opportunity to learn about where their food comes from, to understand the science behind plants, and to help cultivate important creative and critical thinking skills. If you're interested in finding out ...