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!


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

    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.

  • Gabe walking through tomato plants in a greenhouse

    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...

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

    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!


Student Spotlight: Grant Wilder
Student Spotlight: Grant Wilder
Student Spotlight: Annika Anderson
Student Spotlight: Annika Anderson