Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources

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

2014 HFRR Fall Seminar Schedule

Sept. 30 Jared Hoyle, HFRR: Applied Turfgrass Research and Extension Update
Oct. 7 Chuck Marr, HFRR: The History of K-­State Horticulture Department 1870-­2014
Oct. 14 Elizabeth Mitcham, Postharvest Technology Center, UC Davis: TBA
Oct. 21 David Procter, Center for Engagement and Community Development, KSU: Promoting Healthy Food Access through Rural Grocery Stores
Oct. 28 Lani Meyer, Molly Fusselman, Ashley Stiffarm, HFRR: LM-­The Effects of Leaf Removal on Adventitious Root Formation and Plant Growth of Grafted Tomatoes; AS-Two Cottonwood Sources React Differently to Intensive Establishment Techniques in Phytoremediation Planting
Nov. 4 Matt Wilson, HFRR,: A Pine Wilt Proof Landscape For Kansas; What We've Learned Thus Far
Nov. 11 Sara Gragg, Animal Sciences and Industry, KSU: The Problem with Produce: a Food Safety Perspective
Nov. 18 Zane Raudenbush, HFRR: Cultural and Chemical Control of Silvery-thread Moss in Golf Course Putting Greens
Nov. 25 No Seminar, BREAK
Dec. 2 Eleni Pliakoni, HFRR: Urban Food Production and Postharvest Handling
Dec. 9 POSTERS  May Altamimi and Ying Hu: TBA

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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