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Wednesday, 01 Apr 2015

Sustainable Agriculture Colloquium

Channel: Agronomy Department

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

Iowa's Farm-to-School Program: Challenges and Rewards in Ag Education Presenter: Tammy Stotts, Iowa Farm-to-School Coordinator

Soil Science Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

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

Presenter:Dr. Matt Ruark, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Friday, 03 Apr 2015

MS Defense Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

1:00 pm @ 3022 Agronomy Hall

Evaluating the effects of plant growth regulators and biostimulants in corn to improve germination and yield Presenter: Adam Owens

Monday, 06 Apr 2015

Entomology Seminar

Channel: Entomology Department

4:10 pm @ E164 Lagomarcino

"Paradox of the proboscis: How butterflies feed," Peter Adler, entomology, soils and plant sciences department, Clemson University.

Cost: free

Sustainable Agriculture Colloquium

Channel: Agronomy Department

7:00 pm - 7:50 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

Foraging: Eating Wildly Presenter: Ava Chin, Author and New York Times Columnist

Tuesday, 07 Apr 2015

MS Defense Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

11:00 am @ 3022 Agronomy Hall

MS Defense Seminar Presenter: Ryan Pape

Plant Breeding Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

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

Causes and consequences of genome elimination leading to haploid induction Presenter:Luca Comai, University of California at Davis

Wednesday, 08 Apr 2015

Soil Science Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

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

Presenter:Suroso Rahutomo

Thursday, 09 Apr 2015

MS Defense Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

9:00 am @ 3140 Agronomy Hall

Genetic and physiologic analyses of soybean grain yields in water limited environments Presenter: Dawn Gibson

MS Defense Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

2:10 pm @ 191 Seed Science

Portable Canopy Chamber Measurements of Evapotranspiration in Corn, Soybean and Reconstructed Prairie Presenter: Chenyi Luo, Master of Science student, Soil Physics

Monday, 13 Apr 2015

Entomology Seminar

Channel: Entomology Department

4:10 pm @ E164 Lagomarcino

"Detection and bioactivity of Cry1Ab fragments: Implications on risk assessments," Vurtice Albright, ISU entomology.

Cost: free

Special Plant Breeding Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

11:00 pm - 12:00 am @ 3140 Agronomy Hall

Vegetable Breeding Challenges at Seminis Vegetable Seeds Dr. Terry Berke Lunch for students to follow from noon-1pm

Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015

David W. Staniforth Memorial Lecture

Channel: Agronomy Department

4:10 pm - 5:00 pm @ 210 Bessey Hall

Managing Pests in the Transgenic Era: Is the Integration in IPM an All But Forgotten Consideration? Presenter: Dr. Michael E. Gray, Professor & Assistant Dean ANR Extension, University of Illinois

Cost: Free

Plant Breeding Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

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

Student Presentations Andreomar Kurek: Bringing the optimization concepts to a self-pollinated breeding program Matt Dzievit: High throughput phenotyping and genotyping to dissect canopy architecture in maize inbred lines

Welcome reception: CALS Student Services

Channel: College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

4:10 pm - 5:00 pm @ Harl Commons, Curtiss Hall

Meet Elizabeth Martinez-Podolsky, undergraduate retention specialist in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences' student services office. She will act as the CALS multicultural liaison officer and provide programming for a broad range of student interests including undergraduate multicultural, adult, LGBT, veteran and military students.

Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015

Sustainable Agriculture Colloquium

Channel: Agronomy Department

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

Food Hub Start-Up Presenter: Nick McCann, Iowa Food Hub Value Chain Coordinator

Soil Science Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

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

Evaluation of Requate® Decomposing Agent Presenter:Omar De Kok-Mercado

Friday, 17 Apr 2015

MS Defense Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

1:00 pm @ 3022 Agronomy Hall

MS Defense Seminar Presenter: Mason Neal

MS Defense Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

3:00 pm @ 009 Curtiss Hall

Resource optimization and the Pedagogy of Team Based Learning: Creating a lesson module for a short course in advanced plant breeding topics Presenter: Erin Jones

Monday, 20 Apr 2015

Entomology Seminar: Dahm Memorial Lecture

Channel: Entomology Department

4:10 pm @ E164 Lagomarcino

"The formulation makes the poison," Chris Mullin, Pennsylvania State University.

Cost: free

Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015

Plant Breeding Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

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

Student Presentations Ryan Huffman: Diallel Cross Analysis for Methionine in Maize Marianne Emery: Gametophytic Incompatibility in Maize

Friday, 24 Apr 2015

MS Defense Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

24 Apr 2015 - 27 Apr 2015 @ 3140 Agronomy

Presenter: Ariele Daniel | Changes in extreme precipitation events over the central United States in AOGCM-driven regional climate model simulations

Cost: Free

NREM Graduate Seminar

Channel: Natural Resource Ecology and Management Department

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

"Bear Ecology," Dave Garshelis, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.

Cost: free

Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015

Plant Breeding Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

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

April 28th Bill Rooney Texas A&M Using Genetic Resources to Enhance Sorghum Presenter:Bill Rooney, Texas A&M

Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015

Sustainable Agriculture Colloquium

Channel: Agronomy Department

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

Lentil Underground: Renegade Farmers and the Future of Food in America Presenter: Liz Carlisle, Author and Fellow at UC Berkeley's Center for Diversified Farming Systems

Soil Science Seminar

Channel: Agronomy Department

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

Presenter:Llewin Froome