1. Mary Maloney awarded the Shirley-Brooks Jones Award

    Nov 4, 2016

    Mary Maloney, the Director of the Chadwick Arboretum and Learning Gardens was awarded the Shirley-Brooks Jones Award on November 3, 2016 The award is given annually by the Univerity Staff Advisory Council. Shown in the photo: Mary Maloney (left) is presented her award by Andy Evans (right), University Staff Advisory Council Member from the Department of Horticulture and Crop Science. Andy Evans is serving his fourth year as a member of the University Staff Advisroy Council. Mary was nominated by College of Food, Agricultural, and Environemetal Scienes Associate Dean, Linda Martin.

  2. Ohio Soybean Council Foundation Scholarship

    Oct 28, 2016

    The Ohio Soybean Council Foundation is accepting applications for the 2017-2018 academic year. The deadline to apply is January 13, 2017 at 5:00 PM, applications are available at

    Details about the scholarship are below: 

  3. Student Spotlight: Ashley Ritchie

    Aug 4, 2016

    Ashley Ritchie is a senior Sustainable Plant Systems major, specializing in Agronomy. Ashley doesn’t come from a farming background, so her path to majoring in an agricultural field began in high school. As a high school student, Ashley participated in Envirothon, working with soil. Ever since then, her interest in agriculture, particularly in agronomy, grew. She chose to begin her higher education career at Ohio State’s Agricultural Technical Institute (ATI) and enjoyed the experience, “It was great. You got to know the faculty really well,” says Ashley.

  4. National Scholarship Awards to two OSU Graduate Students

    Jun 28, 2016

    National Scholarship Awards to OSU Students
    By: Imed Dami

  5. 2016 CFAES Recognition Program and Banquet

    Apr 27, 2016

    Three students and one faculty member in the Department of Horticulture and Crop Science won awards at the CFAES Recognition Program and Banquet on April 7, 2016. The Recognition Program celebrate students, faculty, and staff from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. The awards are as follows: 

  6. Dr. Katrina Cornish elected as National Academy of Inventors Fellow!

    Dec 16, 2015

    The Department of Horticulture and Crop Science is pleased to announce that Dr. Katrina Cornish has been elected to be a National Academy of Inventors Fellow for 2015. Katrina joins the 414 National Academy of Inventors (NAI) fellows from all over the world. Fellows must be nominated and must be listed as an inventor on at least one patent issued by the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

  7. Ohio Soybean Council Foundation Scholarship

    Nov 13, 2015

    The Ohio Soybean Council Foundation is pleased to offer $36,000 in scholarships to undergraduate and graduate Students for the 2016-2017 academic year. Scholarships are available to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing studies related to the soybean industry and the field of agriculture.

    The deadline to apply is January 15, 2016 at 5:00pm, applications are available at

  8. "Grower of the Year" and "Winemaker of the Year"

    Nov 9, 2015

    “The Ohio Grape Industries Committee (OGIC) will recognize grape and wine producers in Ohio with the first-ever “Grower of the Year” and “Winemaker of the Year” awards to be presented at the 2016 Ohio Grape & Wine Conference on Feb 15-16 in Dublin, Ohio. If you know a grape grower in Ohio who displays outstanding vineyard management or a winemaker who displays outstanding winemaking, please nominate them for the award by completing and returning the attached forms, no later than December 11, 2015.”

  9. American Floral Endowment Scholarship Awarded to HCS student

    Oct 23, 2015

    Tanner Cole, a Sustainable Plant Systems major specializing in Horticulture was awarded the Earl Dedman Memorial Scholarship and the James K. Rathmell, Jr. Memorial Scholarship for Horticultural Work/Study Abroad from the American Floral Endwoment. 

  10. A great article about Sustainable Plant Systems major, Jacoby Boren.

    Oct 19, 2015

    Photo: EAMON QUEENEY | DISPATCH Jacoby Boren, a Sustainable Plant Systems: Horticulture major is an Academic All-American and a member of The Ohio State University Football team. Read more about his story in the Columbus Dispatch article: A will, a way?