Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources

Broaden your horizons about a variety of topics and support our speakers with your attendance!


2016 HFRR Spring Seminar Schedule

Mar. 1 Ryan Sharp, HFRR: Wildlife, Cattle and People: Understanding Complex Relationships between Community Conservation Areas and Wildlife Conservation in Il Ngwesi Group Ranch, Kenya
Mar. 8 Kevin Sauer, Dept. of Food, Nutrition, Dietetics & Health, KSU: Food Safety Research and Initiatives in Child Nutrition Programs
Mar. 15 Spring Break, No Seminar
Mar. 22 Brian Lindshield, Dept. Of Food, Nutrition, Dietetics & Health, KSU: Do Composition differences in Saw Palmetto Supplements Translate to Differences in Their Antiandrogen Action?
Mar. 29 Evan Alderman, Kelly Gude, HFRR: The Effect of Management Practices on Buffalograss Divot Recovery and Tolerance to Golf Cart Traffic
Apr. 5 Londa Nwadike, State Extension Food Safety Specialist, KSU/MSU: Food Safety Modernization Act- Key Points for Produce Growers
Apr. 12 Stacy Hutchinson, Biological &Agricultural Engineering, KSU: Sustaining Natural Resources using Multi-Purpose, Integrated Management Systems
Apr. 19 Larry Davis, Dept. of Biochemistry & Molecular Physics, KSU: Miscanthus: Miracle or Mistake?
Apr. 26 Zac Reicher, Bayer Crop Science: Value of University Cooperation to Industry
May 3
Raul Morillo, Thomas Becker, Kelly Gude, HFRR:
-Analysis of Windbreak/Crop Yield Effect in Kansas
-A Retrospective Surveillance Study of Avian Disease Outbreaks in Kansas
May 10 Kelly Gude, Marisol Mayorga, HFRR:
-Expanding Opportunities for Urban and Peri-urban Farmers by Developing a Spring-planted High Tunnel Strawberry Production System

Note: All seminars are on Tuesdays at 4 pm in Throckmorton 2024 unless otherwise noted. Refreshments are served at 3:45. Watch for flyers posted around our Department prior to each seminar.  Everyone is welcome. 

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