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Seminar series

The Horticulture Section seminar series resumes January 29.

Horticulture Section seminars meet 12:20 to 1:10 p.m. most Mondays when classes are in session with videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva unless otherwise noted.

Seminars are free and open to the public. Refreshments served. Those wishing to take for 1 credit, enroll in PLHRT 4950 (undergrads) or PLHRT 6000 (grads). To view many past seminars, visit the Cornell horticulture seminar YouTube channel.

Download printer-friendly schedule of Spring 2018 line-up.

Horticulture seminars

Feb 26
|
12:20 pm

"Arboriculture-an Italian prospective on research"- Francesco Ferrini

Francesco Ferrini Professor, University of Florence (Italy) Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
Mar 5
|
12:20 pm

The history of viticulture in Campania- Boris Basile

Boris Basile Dep't of Agricultural Sciences University of Naples Federico II Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
Mar 12
|
12:20 pm

Malus collection in the US National Plant Germplasm System- Thomas Chao

Thomas Chao Adjunct Assoc. Professor, Section of Horticulture, USDA-ARS Plant Genetic Resources Unit Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
Mar 19
|
12:20 pm

System-level, agroecologically-based approaches to vegetable crop weed management- John Wallace

John Wallace Assistant Professor, Section of Horticulture Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
Mar 26
|
12:20 pm

Improving vineyard efficiency using computational approaches- Justine Vanden Heuvel

Justine Vanden Heuvel Associate Professor, Section of Horticulture Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
Apr 9
|
12:20 pm

Mineral Nutrition of Phalaenopsis, with focus on nitrogen- Alex Chang

Alex Chang Professor, National Taiwan University Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
Apr 12
|
12:20 pm

“How botanic gardens are countering the global loss of biodiversity“ - Dr. Peter Wyse Jackson

Dr. Peter Wyse Jackson...
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
Apr 16
|
12:20 pm

The rhizosphere microbiome: sources of variation and links to plant function- Bryan Emmett

Bryan Emmett Postdoctoral scientist, Boyce Thompson Institute Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
Apr 23
|
12:20 pm

Genetic control of ‘foxy’ aroma and flavor in Vitis labrusca grapes- Gan-Yuan Zhong, Ph.D.

Gan-Yuan Zhong, Ph.D. Research Leader, Grape Genetics Research Unit, USDA Ag. Research Service Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
Apr 30
|
12:20 pm

Stomatal control and cavitation- Noel Michelle Holbrook

Noel Michelle Holbrook Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
May 7
|
12:20 pm

Grapevine Winter Survival Guide- Al Kovaleski

Al Kovaleski Ph.D. candidate, Section of Horticulture Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
May 9
|
12:20 pm

“Oxidative Stress Signaling in Plants. Towards the proteome and beyond” - Frank Van Breusegem

Frank Van Breusegem...
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar