News & Announcements
Grad dives into the academic side of agriculture
Natalie Yoder is a “people person” who doesn’t mind getting her hands dirty. “As a master’s student, I got great opportunities to work with students through teaching and advising and to develop curriculum for organic specialty crops classes,” she said.
International Presidential Fellow, Wahid Awad
Congratulations to our 2014-2015 Sustainability Leadership Fellow, Wahid Awad, PhD Candidate in the Department of Soil and Crop Sciences, for being awarded an International Presidential Fellow by the College of Agricultural Sciences and the Office of International Programs.
Dean of the College of Agricultural Sciences Position Announcement
Colorado State University invites nominations and applications for the position of Dean of the College of Agricultural Sciences (CAS). This position also carries the title and responsibilities of Director of the Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station (CAES).
About the Department
Soil and Crop Sciences can prepare you for a challenging career in many areas including:soil and crop management, plant breeding and genetics, seed science, environmental soil science, soil resources and conservation, and ecosystem management. Other exciting areas include organic agriculture, water science/irrigation and beneficial use of waste products. A primary concern to all soil and crop scientists is the protection of our natural resources. The Soil and Crop Sciences program places special emphasis on establishing career skills, involvement in research and extension activities, hands-on experience and a fundamental understanding of basic sciences.