Plant and Soil Science Seminar Series
PSS 393: Fall 2017 Seminars
Wednesday, 12:00 - 1:00pm
Location: Jeffords 112
Coordinating committee: Ernesto Mendez, Terry Bradshaw, Kristian Brevik, Rebecca Tharp, Alisha Utter
For more information contact email@example.com
Seminars are free and open to the public.
All are Welcome!
Appreciation is due to the William T. Raymond Memorial Fund for making
this series possible.
|Sept 13||New American Farming Communities||Mark Freudenberger Pine Island Farm, Colchester Vermont|
|Sept 20||Preliminary results from a landscape-scale bioretention retrofit project: hydrological and ecological observations||David Wituszynski, Graduate Research Associate,
Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Ohio State University
|Sept 27||Does lack of chlorophyll degradation alter the response to water shortage of "stay-green" crops?||Edward Marques, Ph.D. Candidate Plant and Soil Science, Advisor Eric Bishop von Wettberg|
|Oct 4||Using rapid small-scale column test data and the pore surface diffusion model to design fixed-bed biochar adsorbers for control of synthetic organic contaminants in representative water matrices||Joshua Kearns, Research Assistant Professor, NC State.|
|Oct 11||Agroecology: Strategies for Scaling from the Ground Up||Steven Brescia, Groundswell|
|Oct 18||Cultivating Food Systems for a Changing Climate||Laura Lengnick, Cultivating Resilience|
|Oct 25||Consequences of sublethal pesticide effects on an invasive pest||Leena Lindstrom, University Lecturer in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Jyväskylä, Finland|
|Nov 1||Place-based and People-based Green Stormwater Infrastructure Design:Landscape Visualizations, Participatory Planning, Cultural Ecosystem Design, and Adaptive Maintenance||Holly Greenleaf, M.S. Candidate, Plant and Soil Science, Advisor Stephanie E. Hurley|
|Nov 8||The Effect of Urban and Peri-Urban Community Garden Programs on Food Security, Food Sovereignty, and Food Justice||Bennett Lafond, M.S. Candidate, Plant and Soil Science, Advisor Ernesto Mendez|
|Nov 15||Phylogenomics, human-assisted migration, and domestication of the mango and the genus Mangifera"||Emily Warschefsky|
|Nov 22||Thanksgiving Break No Seminar|
|Nov 29||Stormwater Pond Nutrient Cycling||Becky Tharp,PhD Candidate, Plant and Soil Science, Advisor Stephanie Hurley|
|Dec 6||Cider Apple Production||Terry Bradshaw, Research Assistant Professor, Plant and Soil Science, UVM|