Mikayla Graham Found Her Future in Crop and Soil Sciences
“I want to help people not be hungry, I want to help small farmers and industrial farmers, everyone, to be able to produce enough food.”
Design 400: Unconventional Systems and Uncommon Lots
Small lots and difficult soil conditions force us to think outside the trench. Sand-lined trench and bed technologies offer creative options for some challenging sites. This class will explore these and other options for unconventional sites.
Install 300: Pressure Manifolds – Design to Installation
Pressure manifolds have been an essential tool for wastewater professionals in North Carolina for decades. They have been employed to evenly divide effluent between trenches and to maximize the use of oddly shaped areas of soil. Many NC counties prohibit […]
Meet Ramon Leon
“I truly believe weeds are major super threat to food supply. That’s what gets me going in the morning.”
Seminar – “Communicating Scientific Reality to the General Public”
Seeds of Change Lecture – “Communicating Scientific Reality to the General Public” Greg Fishel, WRAL Chief Meteorologist 3:15 Monday, October 30 2215 Williams
O&M 110: LPP Operation, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting
Low Pressure Pipe (LPP) systems were widely used across North Carolina especially from the mid 1980’s to the late 1990’s. Keeping these aging LPP systems functioning through routine maintenance, troubleshooting, and system repair is an issue that operators, installers, and […]
Crop and Soil Sciences Leads the way in Interface of Nutrient Management and Water Quality
The Department of Crop and Soil Sciences understands the relationship between water quality, nutrient management, and conservation planning while providing solutions to farmers as well as state and federal agencies.
Drs. Heitman, Duckworth introduce Soil Sciences to Research Experience Undergraduates
Many undergraduate students are not aware of soil science coursework or how it relates to majors like chemistry, engineering, or biology. Dr. Joshua Heitman and Dr. Owen Duckworth decided to change this by providing these students an opportunity to do research in soil science.
Seminar – Dr. Deanna Osmond, Crop&Soil Sci. Dept., NCSU
Oct. 4: Dr. Deanna Osmond, Crop&Soil Sci. Dept., NCSU. Regional and National Research Efforts on Phosphorus Loss Assessment Tools: Recent Results. Soil Science Graduate Seminar for Fall 2017 Seminars are held on Wednesdays in the Williams Hall Auditorium (2215 WMS) […]
Crop and Soil Sciences Senior Grows Big Plans
What do a teen carnivorous plant grower who cultivated thousands of the rare species on his family’s farm in Colombia, a Durham Tech student transfer in NC State’s Crop and Soils Sciences Department, and a Chancellor’s Scholarship recipient who created drone videos in Costa Rica all in have in common? They are all Jacobo Rozo Posso, a multi-talented senior who’s growing big plans.