Department of Horticultural Science

Students learning to drive tractors on the St. Paul Campus
Graduate student measuring flax on the St. Paul Campus
John Thull cutting grapes at the HRC.

Upcoming Events


  • Targeting a Triple Threat to Apple Scab

    June 27, 2024

    Researchers from Cornell University and the University of Minnesota are collaborating on a project to add more genetic layers of scab resistance to apple breeding lines, to make the disease resistance more durable in the face of pathogen evolution.

  • Approaching Food Holistically

    June 17, 2024

    This spring, students in FDSY 4101 Holistic Approaches to Improving Food System Sustainability presented their capstone projects at a Community Engagement Showcase!

  • A CFANS senior reflects and looks ahead

    June 7, 2024

    Graduating Plant Science senior Adynn Stedillie reflects on their journey through CFANS, from the challenges of a pandemic to flourishing in their interests