Read More about Mary    > Mary Maloney, Director of the Chadwick Arboretum and Learning Gardens (far left), is pictured with University President Drake and other award winners from the Women & Philanthropy Awards Celebration.
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Mary Maloney, Director of the Chadwick Arboretum and Learning Gardens (far left), is pictured with University President Drake and other award winners from the Women & Philanthropy Awards Celebration.
Get Involved!     > There are lots of students clubs and organizations to join!
Get Involved!
There are lots of students clubs and organizations to join!
Theme and Specialty Gardens Course    > HCS 3438 Theme and Specialty Gardens! Great for Landscape Design and Horticulture majors!
New this Autumn!
HCS 3438 Theme and Specialty Gardens! Great for Landscape Design and Horticulture majors!

Department of Horticulture and Crop Science

The Department of Horticulture and Crop Science is an engaging program filled with in depth learning experiences, scientific discovery, research opportunities, and respected academics. We have two majors, Sustainable Plant Systems and Professional Golf Management. Our Sustainable Plant Systems major prepares students for successful careers in the fields of Agronomy, Horticulture, Landscape Design and Management, and Turfgrass Science. Professional Golf Management helps students become PGA professionals. With its devoted faculty and staff, the Department of Horticulture and Crop Science is committed to providing an excellent educational experience for each student. Students will have opportunities to join clubs, research projects, and internships that provide additional educational experiences outside the classroom. Come grow with us! 

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The Department of Horticulture and Crop Science has partnered with the Wexner Medical Center's Ross Heart Hospital to create a community garden. HCS staff member, Elaine Grassbaugh works with the workshops that help introduce healthy food options...

Dr. Pablo Jourdan and former Ohio State student, Tim Fleischer, are featured in this article in the Columbus Dispatch

Horticulture and Crop Science Weed Specialist, Bruce Ackley uses time lapse videos to analyze how plants react to different chemicals and pesticides.

Videos

HCS 2200 Course and Instructor Introduction Video
HCS 2200 Course Overview
Irrigation: Creating and irrigating a green wall
Irrigation: Green Walls

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