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Agronomy Interim Chair Mary Wiedenhoeft talks with incoming freshmen and their families during an orientation session.

Agronomy Welcomes First-Year Students and Families During Orientation

Agronomy is excited to welcome 46 freshmen and 16 transfers coming this fall! During the month of June, agronomy staff and faculty are busy hosting first-year students and their families
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Agronomy graduate student Carolina Freitas and student intern Thiago Roque provide information on a soybean project.

Agronomy Graduate Students, Faculty and Staff Involved in Research Day

The Iowa Soybean Research Center (ISRC) and the AI Institute for Resilient Agriculture (AIIRA) hosted a research day for 25 Iowa Soybean Association farmer board members and research staff at
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Dr. Amber Anderson provides an agronomy demonstration to visiting 4H students.

Iowa 4H Students Visit Agronomy

Agronomy recently hosted 36 high school 4H students from Adair and Cass Counties. Faculty: Amber Anderson, Jamie O’Rourke, Arti Singh, Mindy DeVries and Brian Hornbuckle, along with several graduate students,
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Agronomy student Emily Caspers spent May in Japan.

Agronomy Student Spends May in Japan

Agronomy student Emily Caspers spent May 12 to June 1 in Japan as part of a study abroad program for a technical communications course through ISU’s College of Engineering (English
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FFA Career Development Event

Agronomy Hosts FFA Career Development Event

ISU Agronomy faculty and staff hosted the 2024 Iowa FFA Agronomy Career Development Event at Iowa State University on June 6, which included 101 students from 28 chapters. The event
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Agronomy Convocation

Congratulations Spring 2024 Graduates!

Four PhDs, 13 Masters and 44 Bachelors students graduated from the Department of Agronomy this spring. We wish them well and much success! In photo above: Agronomy students, staff and
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