Penn State Horticulture Show
October 8, 2015
The Horticulture Club will be hosting the 102nd Anniversary of the Horticulture Show at Snider Agricultural Arena on Homecoming weekend, Saturday October 10th and Sunday October 11th.
Field of Dreams Grow Blue and White
August 25, 2015
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- If you get a chance to watch a game of the Little League World Series Aug. 20-30 -- on TV or in person -- you'll quickly notice the high-quality of the fields at both Howard J. Lamade Stadium and Little League Volunteer Stadium, in South Williamsport, Pa.
Like many of the highest-profile sports playing surfaces around the world, they have been entrusted to a Penn State Turfgrass Science or Turfgrass Management graduate. New Little League International groundskeeper Rob Guthrie is a 2007 graduate of the turfgrass management program in the College of Agricultural Sciences.
New Option Available in Plant Sciences Major-Plant Genetics and Biotechnology
June 12, 2015
The new Plant Genetics and Biotechnology option is a combination of basic science and technology-based classes designed for students who are seeking careers in agricultural sciences, plant breeding, plant molecular genetics and plant biotechnology based industries.