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Welcome to the Department of Plant Sciences

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Agriculture is a fascinating and complex industry with international dimensions. The demand for Plant Sciences graduates is high, not only in North Dakota and the region, but throughout the United States and the world. The Department of Plant Sciences provides students with the knowledge, skills and understanding critical for professional success in a changing world. If you have an interest in plants and want to make a difference in the world, this department is for you!

Tom Drietz Defends M.S. Thesis

Tom Drietz Defends M.S. Thesis

Tom Drietz successfully defended his Plant Sciences M.S. thesis, Using Organic Amendments to Stabilize Sand-based Athletic Fields During the Turfgrass Establishment Period, April 10, 2019 at North Dakota State University.

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Plant Sciences Sophomore Retires as North Dakota State FFA President

Plant Sciences Sophomore Retires as North Dakota State FFA President

Department of Plant Sciences sophomore Brianna Maddock is ending a busy year as the North Dakota State FFA president. She will present her retiring address during the Sixth Session of the 90th ND FFA State Convention on June 6.

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Nick Theisen Defends M.S. Thesis

Nick Theisen Defends M.S. Thesis

Nick Theisen successfully defended his Plant Sciences M.S. thesis, Management Strategies for the Cultivation of Hop: A Specialty Crop for North Dakota, May 10, 2019 at North Dakota State University.

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Madison Gohl Presents M.S. Seminar

Madison Gohl Presents M.S. Seminar

Madison Gohl presented her Cereal Science M.S. thesis research at her exit seminar May 3, 2019. Her thesis is titled Flavor Modification of Pea Flour Using Ethanol-based Deodorization, and her advisor is Dr. Clifford Hall, III.

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Student Receives Library Research Award

Student Receives Library Research Award

North Dakota State University crop and weed sciences student Morgan Gallagher is the recipient of the first ever NDSU Libraries Undergraduate Research Award.

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Hongbin Tao Presents Ph.D. Seminar

Hongbin Tao Presents Ph.D. Seminar

Hongbin Tao presented her Plant Sciences Ph.D. dissertation, Transfer of Fusarium Head Blight Resistance to Hard Red Winter Wheat, on Monday, May 13, 2019 at North Dakota State University in Fargo, ND.

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Minwei Xu

Students Honored at Oil Chemists Meeting

Cereal science doctoral students Minwei Xu and Yang Lan were honored at the 2019 American Oil Chemists’ Society meeting in St. Louis, Missouri, May 6-8, 2019.

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Jonathan Vollmer Defends M.S. Thesis

Jonathan Vollmer Defends M.S. Thesis

Jonathan Vollmer successfully defended his Plant Sciences M.S. thesis, Simulated Hail Damage on Spring Canola (Brassica napus L.): Non-Uniform Stand Reduction and Stem Cut-Off, April 4, 2019 at North Dakota State University.

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Amber Kaiser Presents Ph.D. Seminar

Amber Kaiser Presents Ph.D. Seminar

Amber Kaiser presented her Cereal Science Ph.D. research, Hammer Roller Milling of Yellow Split Pea, at her exit seminar April 22, 2019. She is advised by Dr. Clifford Hall, III.

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Chase Ouse Grindberg

Students Named Top 10 Seniors and Outstanding Senior

Department of Plant Sciences students Elizabeth Blessum, Shane Giedd, Chase Ouse Grindberg, and Hannah Ohm were named Top 10 Seniors by the NDSU College of Agriculture, Food Systems and Natural Resources. Grindberg was selected as the Outstanding Senior.

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