Congratulations to Dr. Nick Christians, recipient of the Dr. William H. Daniel Award (formerly the Excellence in Research Award). This award recognizes an individual who has made significant contributions to the sports turf industry through his or her research, teaching or extension outreach. Dr. Christians was presented this award at the January STMA (Sports Turf…
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Ellen Reed, senior majoring in Horticulture and Global Resource Systems, has been named recipient of the CALS Council Distinguished Service Award for 2021. Congratulations, Ellen.
Suzanne first became interested in both fruit research and Extension while working on a bachelor’s degree in Horticulture at the Pennsylvania State University. After graduation, she joined the lab of Dr. George Sundin to delve into the world of tree fruit diseases, culminating in a master’s degree in plant pathology. Her thesis topics involved dissemination…
Kathleen Delate, professor of horticulture and agronomy is part of a research team developing new corn varieties for organic production.
On September 23, 2021, 65 Extension and Outreach colleagues from across the state enjoyed a private tour of the Jack Trice football stadium playing field by assistant professor, Adam Thoms, and Josh Tyrdik, Athletic Field Manager, also a graduate of ISU Horticulture. Attendees from ISUEO county offices and campus staff learned about the immense amount…
Horticulture 444 Class Applying Knowledge Outside the Classroom with Assistant Professor Grant ThompsonSeptember 22nd, 2021
Grant Thompson assistant professor in Horticulture took the Hort 444 Landscape Construction and Management class outside.
Congratulations Barb Clawson!!
Students from Horticulture 131 Floral Design class are enjoying their final projects of Spring 2021 .
Congratulations to Susan DeBlieck, Cindy Haynes and their team of Extension professionals who recently were honored with the 2021 ISU Extension and Outreach Powerful Partnerships Award. Their work has contributed to making Iowa and the world a better place.
Check out the Risk Management webinar series. Dr. Ajay Nair will lead the February 3 session on risk management in vegetable crops. Dr. Kathleen Delate will lead the talk on March 10, on risk management for organic production.