HCS 1101 This course demonstrates how propagating, growing, and caring for plants is based on scientific principles that are appreciated by developing skills in plant parenting. By the end of the term, students should be confident in their ability to grow ...
The World of Plants
HCS 2200 Study of the cultivation, environmental, genetic, and social/cultural factors which influence the sustainable production of plants for food, fiber, ornamental and recreational uses. This course is available for EM credit. GE nat sci bio course. G ...
Advances in High Throughput Phenotyping
HCS 5335 High-Throughput Phenotyping (HTP) is an emerging field that integrates remote sensing and simulation and modeling technologies to advance selection in plant breeding programs. Advances in High Throughput Phenotyping provides an overview of the se ...
HCS 5890 This course uses case studies and discussion to provide students with an appreciation of the process involved in solving turfgrass problems at the managerial level. Using real-life scenarios, students will learn to recognize problems, analyze pro ...
Vegetable Crop Production and Physiology
HCS 5450 A physiological and ecological study of the principal vegetable crop species grown for processing and fresh market use. The impacts of integrated crop management and other production systems on vegetable yields and quality are also considered. Pr ...
We Grow Scientists! A COSI Community Event
The Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) will host their inaugural “ We Grow Scientists ” event on Wednesday, May 3, 2023, from 3:00-7:00 PM at Waterman Agricultural and Natural Resources Laborato ...
Annual Ryegrass as a Cover Crop in Ohio
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, Tyler Carr!
We are pleased to announce that Tyler Carr will be joining HCS in January 2023 as an Assistant Professor in Turfgrass Extension & Research at The Ohio State University! ...