Department of Horticulture and Crop Science

The Department of Horticulture and Crop Science faculty & staff are committed to providing an excellent educational experience for you. We offer in depth learning experiences, scientific discovery, research opportunities, and respected academics for both undergraduates & graduate students - If you're interested in Controlled Environment AgricultureSustainable AgricultureAgroecology, Agronomy, Horticulture, Plant BiosciencesTurfgrass Science or Professional Golf Management we have the program, cutting edge research & extension teams perfect for you. Come grow with us!


  • Mazzy "holding a male Jackson's chameleon that was strolling by. The males have horns and the females do not. They are harmless but invasive."

    Follow along with Mazzy Grisak, one of our SPS: Horticulture students, as she interns on a farm in Maui this summer...

  • Smiling group of agronomy students standing on steps outdoors

    The spring SASES meeting welcomed over 110 students from 15 different agronomy clubs to our Columbus campus. Get the inside scoop into the meeting and what's next for the club...

  • Mark (left) smiling and receiving his award next to Karl Danneberger + Doug Karcher

    Mark graduated with the class of 1986 and has had an illustrious career in the turfgrass industry so far. He currently serves as the Natural Resources Leader for Westfield Country Club. Hear what his nominator, Dr. Karl Danneberger had to say about his friend...


Student Spotlight: Colin Mulligan
Student Spotlight: Colin Mulligan
Student Spotlight: Quinn McGonagle
Student Spotlight: Quinn McGonagle