HORT 792 – Seminar
A one credit course offered in both the fall and spring semesters. All Horticulture graduate students are required to enroll in this course for at least two semesters, and encouraged to attend as much as possible through out their graduate studies. In addition to providing an opportunity for these students to present their research proposals and required exit seminars, the HLA Seminar hosts a variety of faculty, staff, and guest speakers that present material relevant to all graduate students in our department.
Please contact Dr. Jessica Davis with questions about this seminar series.
NESB B101 (unless otherwise noted)
Tuesdays 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
22 – No Seminar
29 – LOCATION: UNIVERSITY CENTER FOR THE ARTS MUSEUM – Dr. Dave Riep, Faculty Art & Art History, Colorado State University – “Beer Culture Across Africa”
5 – Dr. Sybil Sharvelle, Faculty, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Colorado State University – “Graywater Use for Landscape Irrigation”
12 – Salah Abdelsalam, Ph.D. Horticulture candidate -“Effect of potassium sources and timing application on potato yield and performance”
19 – Tabitha Covey, M.S. Horticulture candidate – “An Inventory of Colorado’s Irrigated Agriculture in the Regions of the Agriculture Experiment Stations”
26 – Seminar cancelled – See you next week!
3 – Dr. Ioannis Minas, Faculty, HLA at the Western Colorado Research Center – “Non-destructive Assessment of Peach Fruit Internal Quality and Maturity with Near Infrared Spectroscopy”
10 – Galal Salem, Ph.D. Horticulture candidate – “Water Stress Tolerance of Winter Wheat Genotypes are Improved by ACC Deaminase Bacteria”
17 – Abdulssamad Barka, Ph.D. Horticulture candidate – “Response of Four Potato Cultivars to Deficit Irrigation and Nitrogen Application Rates”
24 – Mansor Hamed, Ph.D. Horticulture candidate
31 – Fatima Al Houti, M.S. Horticulture candidate – “Evaluation of the effectiveness of supplemental lights vs. no supplemental lights on hydroponically grown lettuce”
2 – Special Seminar – THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 2nd, Lunch at 11:00 am, Presentation at 12:00 pm, NESB-B101 – Dr. Jessica Prenni, Department of Proteomics and Metabolomics Facility – “Mass Spectrometry as a Tool for Food Safety and Quality”
7 – Dr. Emma Locke, DP Seeds – “Challenges in Onion and Cucumber Breeding”
14 – Sean Markovick, M.S. Horticulture candidate – Seminar postponed
21 – No Seminar
28 – Jung Cho, Ph.D. Horticulture candidate – “Apple Tree Phenology and Climate Change”
30 – Special Day – Thursday, noon in NESB B101 – Sean Markovick, M.S. Horticulture candidate – “Enhancing Perennial Stock Plant Production Through the Use of Plant Growth Regulators”
5 – Shana Brown, M.S. Horticulture candidate – “Efects of Container Size and Growth Medium on Stock Plant Productivity of Heuchera‘ Snow Angel’ and Zauschneria garrettii ‘PWWG01S’ Orange Carpet
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Dr. Yaling Qian – Salinity Issues Facing the Green Industry
Dr. David Holm – The Colorado Potato Breeding and Selection Program