'Weed from hell'- HCS is in the Dispatch!
'A fast-growing super weed that has destroyed soybean and cotton fields in southern states is popping up in Ohio, alarming researchers and agriculture groups who fear its spread. It’s called “Palmer amaranth,” and commonly used herbicides such as Rou ...
HCS in the news!
Check out these articles about HCS faculty research! Ohio State researchers clone a gene that regulates fruit size in vegetable, fruit crops "Esther van der Knaap, a geneticist with the university's College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmen ...
2013 Employee Service and Achievement Award
Horticulture and Crop Science staff member Jennifer Moyseenko has been awarded the 2013 OARDC Outstanding Staff Award. Congratulations Jennifer! For more award recipients, click here for the full article. View Jennifer Moyseenko's staff bio here. ...
Ohio State’s First Green Roof Makes Debut
Ohio State’s first publicly accessible green roof is open to visitors at Howlett Hall on the campus of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. The green roof, or rooftop garden, is part of the university’s Chadwick Arboretum and Lea ...
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New Scholarship Opportunities
Attention SPS majors! There is a new scholarship offered by the Garden Writers Association Foundation. The offer is for SPS students with a Horticulture, Plant Science (so Agronomy, Turfgrass, and Landscape Design and Management can still apply!) or Jour ...
HCS Seniors Win Golden Opportunity Award
Two HCS students, Stephanie Verhoff and Michael Hannewald were selected as the 2013 Golden Opportunity Institute Scholar award winners. The Golden Opportunity award comes from the American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and the Soil ...
Welcome Back Cookout was a Success!
The burgers were hot, the drinks cold, and despite the cloudly and humid weather, the turnout was great! Over 400 students, faculty, and staff attended our annual Welcome Back Cookout. The cookout is a great way to celebrate the start of fall term and wel ...
On-Farm Solar Energy Development
Is solar energy right for you? Learn how solar energy development on the farm could help to lower costs. This program will provide participants with an overview of Ohio’s renewable energy and net metering policy, on-farm solar applications and assessmen ...
Dr. Peg McMahon receives the Undergraduate Educator of the Year Award
Congratulations Dr. McMahon! Dr. Peg McMahon was awarded the Undergraduate Educator of the Year Award by the American Society for Horticultural Science. The Undergraduate Educator of the Year awarded annually by the American Society for Horticultural Sc ...