1. HCS Crops and Soils Quiz Bowl Team

    HCS Students & Faculty Attend Tri-Society Meeting

    Jan 27, 2022

    Salt Lake City, UT | November 7-10, 2021

  2. HCS Welcomes Dr. Osler Ortez

    Dec 22, 2021

  3. STARS inaugural cohort includes four HCS faculty members

    Oct 14, 2021

    Four Horticulture and Crop Science facutly members were selected for the inaugural cohort of the STARS program. The goal of the Strategic Alignment for Research Success (STARS) program is to propel emerging research leaders – those individuals with the interest, vision, and motivation – to take their research programs to a higher and more collaborative level. The program will provide participants with the information, skills, and connections they need to assemble and lead large-scale teams in the pursuit of major extramural funding.

  4. Dean's List Spring 2021

    Aug 3, 2021

    Congratulations to the following Horticulture and Crop Science students who made the Dean's List for Spring 2021!

  5. HCS students chosen for AmericanHort HortScholar class of 2021

    Jun 30, 2021

    Horticulture and Crop Science PhD student Juan Quijia Pillajo, and undergraduate Sustainable Plant Systems major, Jayden Black were selected to join AmericanHort's HortScholar class of 2021. Juan completed a Masters degree with Dr. Michelle Jones before moving on to a PhD program within HCS. As a Sustainable Plant Systems major, Jayden is focusing on Horticulture. He also has a passion for Agribusiness.

  6. 2021 Distinguished Seniors Feature: Rachael Cline and Jason Hollick

    Mar 3, 2021

    The CFAES Distinguished Senior Award honors academic, disciplinary and professional excellence in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. It is the most prestigious undergraduate award in CFAES, recognizing our top graduating seniors each year from each of the academic units on the Columbus campus. The selected students’ accomplishments and activities have benefited their communities, their academic unit, the college, the university, and/or their future profession.

  7. SPS Students - Dean's List Autumn 2020

    Feb 19, 2021

    Congratulations to all the Sustainable Plant Systems majors who made the Dean's List in Autumn 2020!

  8. Photo of Todd Peterson

    Student Feature: Todd Peterson

    Feb 16, 2021

    Student Feature

    Horticulture and Crop Science Graduate student Todd Peterson

    Todd is completing a dual major a Bachelor of Science in Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics and Masters of Science in Horticulture and Crop Science.

    What made you decide to do a dual bachelors and master's degree?

  9. Rachael Cline - center, first row

    Interview with SPS student Rachael Cline

    Oct 23, 2020

    Below is an interview with Sustainable Plant System Major, Rachael Cline. This interview was conducted by the Office of International Programs in Agriculture. 

    What was/is your OSU Major(s)/Minor(s)?

    Sustainable Plant Systems with a Specialization in Turfgrass Science 

    When did/will you graduate from OSU? 

    Spring 2021

    What is your dream career?

    Head grounds manager in professional sportsturf, specifically for a professional soccer team

  10. Recent HCS MS degree graduate receives 2nd place for paper

    Aug 26, 2020

    A recent published paper titled “Multistate Evaluation of Reduced-Lignin Alfalfa Harvested at Different Intervals” authored by Angie Arnold, a recent HCS MS degree graduate, and Prof. Mark Sulc along with a team of researchers from six other universities was selected as second place winner in the Crop Science Outstanding Paper Award for the Forage and Grazinglands Division (C6) of the Crop Science Society of America.