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Monday, 02 Mar 2015

Entomology Seminar

Channel: Entomology Department

4:10 pm - 5:00 pm @ E164 Lagomarcino

"Engineering Cry4Aa for activity against soybean aphids," Benjamin Deist, ISU entomology.

Cost: free

Wednesday, 04 Mar 2015

R.F. Baker Plant Breeding Symposium

Channel: Agronomy Department

8:00 am - 5:00 pm @ Iowa State Alumni Center

Germplasm History: The Foundation of Plant Breeding Sponsors: DuPont Pioneer and ISU Department of Agronomy Website: http://www.plantbreeding.iastate.edu/Current_Symposium/2015_Symposium_Main.html

MS Defense Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

1:00 pm @ 3022 Agronomy Hall

MS Defense Seminar Assessing fungicide in-furrow applications in soybean Presenter: Tim Hampton

Sustainable Agriculture Colloquium

Channel: Agronomy Department

3:10 pm - 4:00 pm @ 2050 Agronomy Hall

Applying Modern Breeding Approaches to Underutilized Crops and Proto-Crops Presenter: Steven Cannon, USDA/ARS Research Geneticist and Adjunt Assitant Professor, Agronomy, ISU

Soil Science Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

4:10 pm - 5:00 pm @ 2020 Agronomy Hall

Presenter:Lara Schenck, Heidi Dittmer

Friday, 06 Mar 2015

NREM Graduate Seminar

Channel: Natural Resource Ecology and Management Department

3:10 pm - 4:00 pm @ 142 W Lagomarcino

"Antarctica: A 2014 NREM Study Abroad Adventure," Steve Dinsmore and Julie Blanchong, Iowa State.

Cost: free

Monday, 09 Mar 2015

PhD Defense Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

1:10 pm @ 3022 Agronomy Hall

MS Defense Seminar Sensible heat balance method to determine rates of soil freezing and thawing Presenter: Yuki Kojima, Soil Science and Environmental Science

Entomology Seminar

Channel: Entomology Department

4:10 pm - 5:00 pm @ E164 Lagomarcino

"Piecing together patterns of western corn rootworm movement," Joseph Spencer, Illinois Natural History Survey, Prairie Research Institute.

Cost: free

Tuesday, 10 Mar 2015

Plant Breeding Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

4:10 pm - 5:00 pm @ 3140 Agronomy Hall

Student Presentations Race Higgins: Determining physiological growth parameters for yield response to planting density in the diverse soybean NAM population Tara Moellers: Genome-Wide Association Study of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum Resistance in Soybean

Wednesday, 11 Mar 2015

Sustainable Agriculture Colloquium

Channel: Agronomy Department

3:10 pm - 4:00 pm @ 2050 Agronomy Hall

Regulations of Pesticides in the US: Risks, Benefits, and Sustainability Presenter: Steven Bradbury, Visiting Professor, Entomology, ISU

Soil Science Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

4:10 pm - 5:00 pm @ 2020 Agronomy Hall

Presenter:Andrew Stammer

Monday, 23 Mar 2015

Entomology Seminar

Channel: Entomology Department

4:10 pm @ E164 Lagomarcino

"Monarch butterfly recovery plan," Chip Taylor, ecology and evolutionary biology department, University of Kansas.

Cost: free

Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015

Plant Breeding Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

4:10 pm - 5:00 pm @ 3140 Agronomy Hall

TBD - Hybridization of bioenergy crops Presenter:Erik Sacks, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015

Agronomy Department Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

1:15 pm - 2:45 pm @ 3022 Agronomy Hall

Rethinking Biotechnology Communication - A Toolbox to Change Hearts and Minds Presenter: Dr. Kevin Folta, University of Florida, Gainsville

Sustainable Agriculture Colloquium

Channel: Agronomy Department

3:10 pm - 4:00 pm @ 2050 Agronomy Hall

Communicating Science: Beyond Just the Facts Presenter: Michael Dahlstrom, Associate Professor, Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication, ISU

Soil Science Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

4:10 pm - 5:00 pm @ 2020 Agronomy Hall

Presenter:Dr. Monday Mbila, Alabama A&M University

Thursday, 26 Mar 2015

MS Non-thesis Defense Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

9:30 am @ 0013 Curtiss Hall

Segregation distortion in transgenes Presenter: Rusty Rueckert Rusty will be remotely accessing in from Hawaii

Friday, 27 Mar 2015

NREM Graduate Seminar

Channel: Natural Resource Ecology and Management Department

3:10 pm - 4:00 pm @ 142 W Lagomarcino

"Conservation in the Deep Sea: Saving a Living Fossil, the Chambered Nautilus," Gregory Barord, Central Campus High School, Des Moines.

Cost: free

Monday, 30 Mar 2015

Entomology Seminar

Channel: Entomology Department

4:10 pm @ E164 Lagomarcino

"Effects of cover crop and extended rotation on beneficial arthropod communities and pest insects," Mike Dunbar, ISU entomology.

Cost: free

Tuesday, 31 Mar 2015

MS Defense Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

11:00 am @ 3022 Agronomy Hall

MS Defense Seminar Presenter: Garrett Gilcrease

Plant Breeding Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

4:10 pm - 5:00 pm @ 3140 Agronomy Hall

TBD - Utilization of Ex-PVP maize lines Presenter:Jason Morales, Dow AgroSciences