Two researchers working in a greenhouse compartment full of tomatoes

Check out what we've been up to lately!


  1. Spring 2024 Dean's List written in scarlet in front of a light and dark gray background with Ohio State logo

    Spring 2024 Dean's List

    Jul 8, 2024

    Congrats to all the CFAES students who made the Dean's List - including 46 of our HCS undergraduates! Your hard work has not gone unnoticed & we are thrilled to see how well you are doing academically.

  2. Gabe walking through tomato plants in a greenhouse

    HCS Alumni Spotlight: Gabe Bertke

    Jul 3, 2024

    Gabe's a Research Greenhouse Technician based at the CEARC here at The Ohio State University. Learn about his experiences at Ohio State + some advice for students considering studying horticulture...

  3. Dr. Yadav smiling in a dark blue suit with a light grey background

    New Hire Announcement – Welcome, Dr. Ramawatar Yadav

    Jul 2, 2024

    We are pleased to announce that Dr. Ramawatar Yadav will be joining HCS in August 2024 as an Assistant Professor in Specialty Crop Weed Science and Management!

  4. View from the Waihe’e Ridge trail in Hawaii - a large green mountain surrounded by clouds in the background and Mazzy with a backpack in front

    Mazzy's Hawaiian Adventure - Part 3

    Jun 12, 2024

    Check out the last update from Mazzy Grisak, one of our SPS: Horticulture students, as she finishes up her internship on a farm in Maui...

  5. Beautiful sunrise on one of my morning walks

    Mazzy's Hawaiian Adventure - Part 2

    May 28, 2024

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

  6. 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."

    Mazzy's Hawaiian Adventure - Part 1

    May 17, 2024

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

  7. Smiling group of agronomy students standing on steps outdoors

    Crops and Soils Club Hosts Spring SASES Meeting!

    May 8, 2024

    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...

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

    Mark Jordan Receives Distinguished Alumni Award

    Apr 22, 2024

    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...

  9. HCS Spring Soiree text over a white background with faded leaves

    Spring Soiree 2024!

    Apr 22, 2024

    What better way to cap off another great semester than a celebration! The inaugural HCS Spring Soiree was an evening celebration of the many great accomplishments our students, staff, faculty, alumni, & friends of HCS have achieved recently. Including recognition of the inaugural class of HCS Departmental Award Winners...

  10. Cullen smiling in a corn field with blue skies

    Cullen Wins 1st Place at the GRS in the PhD Research Category

    Apr 18, 2024

    The results of the 2024 Graduate Research Symposium (GRS) are in and congratulations are in order for Cullen! Get to know a bit more about him & his research...