Sustainable Agriculture Practical Experience
HCS 2307 This course will introduce students to basic theory, practical skills, and tools associated with small-scale sustainable agriculture and farm enterprises. Topics will include soil management, tools and infrastructure, crop management, weed and pe ...
HCS 4520 The objective of this course is to introduce plants that have medicinal uses, the active constituents in the plants, and their biological effects. This course highlights plants, and their biologically active constituents, that are utilized for ai ...
New Hire Announcement – Welcome, Dr. W. Garrett Owen!
We are pleased to announce that Dr. W. Garrett Owen will be joining HCS in January 2023 as an Assistant Professor in Sustainable Greenhouse Nursery Systems at The Ohio State University! ...
HCS GEN GENERAL. Undergraduate 1.0 Horticulture and Crop Science ...
HCS SPL SPECIAL. Undergraduate 1.0 Horticulture and Crop Science ...
HCS TECH TECHNICAL. Undergraduate 1.0 Horticulture and Crop Science ...
Applied Plant Biotechnology
HCS 5625 An introduction to the principles of plant biotechnology. Examining concepts relevant to biotechnology, plant breeding and genetics. The course content will present a broad range of applicable information pertaining to modification and improvemen ...
HCS 5825 This course will serve as a general introduction to the principles of plant breeding. Plant breeding is central to anyone who works with plants as most cultivated plants have been impacted using breeding approaches. We will examine concepts relev ...
Environmental Impacts of Crop-Livestock Systems
HCS 5420 Understanding of processes underlying environmental impacts in crop-livestock agroecosystems. The focus will be on specific types of environmental impacts, such as climate change and greenhouse gas emissions, nutrient losses (volatilization and l ...
HCS 5325 This course will serve as a general introduction to the basic principles of plant genetics. Specifically, this course focuses on concepts in molecular genetics, transmission genetics, quantitative genetics, and population genetics which can be us ...