Department of Agronomy and Plant Genetics


  • The youngest field experts

    June 5, 2024

    Crop scouts in the 4-H plant science program get competitive, and world-class mentors like APG professor Seth Naeve help make the learning stick.

  • 2024 Hayes Phillips Awards hosts 20 past recipients

    May 17, 2024

    APG celebrated a half century of the Hayes Phillips Award May 16 and 17, hosting 20 of the past 50 recipients, and honoring the 2024 recipient, Hannah Stoll, as well as two Distinguished Alumni Award recipients, Roberto Tuberosa and Tabare Abadie.

  • Minnesota CropCast podcast hosts lively discussions on . . . crops!

    May 7, 2024

    Have you checked out Minnesota CropCast, an almost-weekly discussion of the progress and challenges of Minnesota's agronomic crops hosted by APG Professor Seth Naeve and Extension educator Dave Nicolai? Nicolai and Naeve bring in a diversity of specialists from all crop and agronomic disciplines to discuss their research and its impact on Minnesota crops.