1. Text reading Autumn 2023 Dean's List Department of Horticulture and Crop Science at The Ohio State University

    Autumn 2023 Dean's List

    Jan 25, 2024

    Congrats to all the CFAES students who made the Dean's List - including 59 of our HCS undergraduates! Your hard work has not gone unnoticed & we are thrilled to see how well you are doing academically.

  2. Students of Agronomy, Soils and Environmental Sciences Spring Regional Meeting

    Jan 24, 2024

    The Ohio State University's Agronomy Crops & Soils Club is thrilled to announce we'll be hosting the SASES Spring Regional Meeting from April 4th- 6th, 2024. Get excited for three days of experiential learning including tours, speakers & networking opportunities right here in Columbus, Ohio! 

  3. Matt Foertmeyer, Alumnus Class of 2007

    HCS Alumni Spotlight: Matt Foertmeyer

    Jan 3, 2024

    Matt is a grower and owner of Foertmeyer & Sons Greenhouse, in Ohio. Check out what working in the greenhouse industry is really like...

  4. Anthony Roth, Alumnus Class of 2008

    HCS Alumni Spotlight: Anthony Roth, PGA

    Dec 18, 2023

    Anthony was one of the first graduates of our Professional Golf Management program (2008). Today, he's the Assistant Golf Professional at Martis Camp Club in Truckee, California. Take an open and honest look into the experiences that led him to where he is today…

  5. Congratulations, Dr. Kubota!

    Dr. Chieri Kubota Selected as a 2023 CFAES Distinguished Professor

    Dec 12, 2023

    The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) has selected HCS Professor, Dr. Chieri Kubota, as a 2023 Distinguished Professor of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences!

  6. Gitta Coaker, Alumnus Class of 2003

    HCS Alumni Spotlight: Gitta Coaker

    Dec 11, 2023

    Gitta's leading a remarkable career as a Professor and the John and Joan Fiddyment Endowed Chair of the Department of Plant Pathology at the University of California, Davis. Check out how a plant science background set her up for a successful career...

  7. Dr. Osler Ortez in a corn field presenting his research

    Dr. Osler Ortez's Work on Abnormal Corn Ear Development Receives Two Awards

    Dec 1, 2023

    This is quite an achievement, considering the large pool of research that can be considered for these awards. We are grateful to have Dr. Ortez in our department and that he took the time to shed some further insight into his research...

  8. Jeff Boll, Alumnus Class of 2008

    HCS Alumni Spotlight: Jeff Boll

    Dec 1, 2023

    Jeff is an Athletic Grounds Specialist here at The Ohio State University. Check out how a turf background set him up for a successful career...

  9. Rachel smiling in a field of pennycress in a grey HCS polo.

    Rachel Combs-Giroir Selected as a Farm Foundation Cultivator Recipient!

    Nov 29, 2023

    As part of the Cultivator program, she'll be heading to Kona, Hawaii this January to participate in the semi-annual round table meeting. Check out what Rachel had to say about the program and her time as a graduate student in our department so far...

  10. Dr. Cornish smiling in a greenhouse full of natural rubber.

    Dr. Katrina Cornish Receives the Charles Goodyear Medal!

    Nov 17, 2023

    The Charles Goodyear Medal is presented by the Rubber Division of the American Chemical Society and is the society's top honor, recognizing significant developments made towards improving the rubber industry. Fortunately, Dr. Cornish had a moment to shed some insight into industry...