Grow Your Understanding

Delve into topics presented by Department of Horticulture faculty, researchers and graduate students. Click the links below to view videos of the 2020 presentations given in the Horticulture Seminar Series. Double-click on each video to view the video full-screen.

FALL 2021

sept 28, 2021

How to breed better apples using genomics

Zoe Migicovsky, Dalhousie University

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OCT 5, 2021

What I did this summer: AAAS Mass Media Fellowship at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Aaron Anderson, OSU Horticulture

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OCT 12, 2021

Invasive pest species (spotted wing drosophila and brown marmorated stink bug) and their management strategies

Serhan Mermer, OSU Horticulture

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OCT 19, 2021

Early dispatches from the Hemp Extension program at SOREC

Govinda Shrestha, OSU Horticulture Extension

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OCT 26, 2021

Playing chess with invasive species: a never-give up long match

Gabriella Tait, OSU Horticulture

  • Video will be posted after the event.

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NOV 2, 2021

A sweet relationship: Bees and canola production

Shelley Hoover, University of Lethbridge

  • Video will be posted after the event.

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NOV 9, 2021

Soil health for sustainability and resilience

Shikha Singh, OSU, Horticulture

  • Video will be posted after the event.

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NOV 16, 2021 - not recorded

Cherry Blossoms, Plant Phenology, and Climate

Soo-Hyung Kim, University of Washington

 

NOV 23, 2021

TBD

 

NOV 30, 2021 - Not recorded

How industry research can inform advancements in a pesticide risk assessment for pollinators

Dan Schmehl, Bayer CropScience LP

 

SPRING 2021

March 29, 2021

Spotted Lanternfly, Lycorma delicatula: Prospects for Oregon Invasion & Anticipated Impacts

Claire Donahoo, PhD Student, Department of Horticulture

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APRIL 12, 2021

Non-nutritive sugars, a new management tactic for Drosophila suzukii management and prospective non-target effects

Bri Price, MS Student, Department of Horticulture

 

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APRIL 19, 2021

Non-nutritive sugars, a new management tactic for Drosophila suzukii management and prospective non-target effects

Mahmut Diker, PhD Student, Department of Horticulture

 

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APRIL 26, 2021

Wild edible small fruits in Turkey and their phenolic compounds

Ozge Yalcin, MS Student, Department of Horticulture

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 SPRING 2021

MAY 3, 2021

Varroa destructor (Varroa mite)

Mustafa Bozkus, MS Student, Department of Horticulture

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MAY 10, 2021

The development of "MAGIC" lines and their implication for disease resistance in Snap beans

Ahmet Riza Agir, MS Student, Department of Horticulture

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MAY 17, 2021

Breeding and Cultivation of Celery & Celeriac, Apium graveolens

Hayley Park, MS Student, Department of Horticulture

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MAY 24, 2021

Breeding Strawberries for Verticilum Wilt

Paul Skillin, MS Student, Department of Horticulture

 

 

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MAY 31, 2021

Current Methods of Plant Genome Sequencing

Sam Talbot, MS Student, Department of Horticulture

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