Crop, Soil, and Environmental Sciences at the University of Arkansas:

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Undergraduate Programs

The Department of Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences has two undergraduate majors and many minors to choose from for students who are passionate about pursuing careers in science, production, conservation and sustainability.

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Graduate Programs

Students interested in pursuing advanced degrees can choose one of our three concentations for the Master of Science degree, or complete a doctoral program in one of our 12 Ph.D. research areas.

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Our department is staffed with award-winning, nationally-recognized faculty members who not only serve students on campus, but also conduct research that benefits industries and communities across the state, nation and globe. 

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Spotlight

CSES Departmental Seminar Schedule 

 SPRING 2020

PTSC 009 Mondays at 3:30

Date

Presenter

Seminar Title

Moderator

1/13/20

No Seminar

No Seminar

No Seminar

1/20/20

No Seminar

Martin Luther King Holiday

No Seminar

 1/27/20

 Dr. Michael Johnson

 Continuity of Hopi Agriculture

Dr. Ashworth

 2/3/20

 Faye Smith, Ph.D.

The Soil Environment and Microbial Biodiversity in a Temperate Wetland Mitigation Site

Dr. Savin

2/10/20

No Seminar

CSES Departmental Review

No Seminar

 2/17/20

 Shandrea Stallworth

From Pest to Pal: Uncovering Abiotic Stress

Tolerance in a Weedy Rice (Oryza sativa) Mini Germplasm

 Dr. Bacon

 

2/24/20

Sam Park M.S.

Quantifying Gas Emissions from Livestock Fed Alternative Foraged Based Diets

 Dr. Savin

 

 3/2/20

Carlee Hensley M.S.

 

Ryder Anderson M.S.

Earthworm Dynamics in Tallgrass Prairies in the Ozark Highlands Region of Northwest Arkansas

Characterization of Struvite and Effects on Arkansas Soils

 

Dr. Brye

 3/9/20

Jake Patterson M.S

  

Mason Castner M.S.

Evaluation of Benzobicyclon in Midsouth Rice Production Systems

 Crop Response to Low-Dose Dicamba

Dr. Norsworthy

  

3/16/20

Diego Della Lunga M.S.

  

Owen France M.S.

Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Furrow-irrigated Rice on a Silt-loam Soil in Eastern Arkansas

 Mitigating Injury and Yield Loss to Soybean from Off-target Dicamba Movement

Dr. Brye

Dr. Norsworthy

3/23/20

No Seminar

SPRING BREAK

No Seminar

 

 3/30/20

Caio dos Santos M.S.

 

 Sumandeep Bazzer Ph.D.

Midseason Nitrogen Sufficiency Guidelines for Corn Production in Arkansas based on Tissue Analysis and Remote Sensing

 Genetics of Physiological Traits Associated with Drought Tolerance in Soybean

 

Dr. Purcell

 

 4/6/20

Brad Hurst M.S.

 

 Drew Kirkpatrick M.S.

Influence of Winter Cover Crops on Soil Health and Yield in a Corn-Soybean Rotation

 Winter Cover Crops as an Alternative to Winter Wheat in a Double Cropped Soybean Rotation

 

Dr. Roberts

 

 4/13/20

Maria de Oliveira M.S.

  

Derrick Harrison M.S.

Screening and Breeding Soybean for Flood Tolerance

 High-throughput Selection of Flood-tolerant Soybean in a Hydroponic Environment

 

 Dr. Mozzoni

 

 4/20/20

Linda Martin M.S.

 

Ozgur Azapoglu M.S.

Starter Nitrogen Sources and Preflood Nitrogen Rate Effects on Rice Grown on Clayey Soils

 Identification of Genetic Sources of Restorability in Arkansas Restorer Rice Lines

Dr. Slaton

 

Dr. Shakiba

 

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