Join our friends and colleagues as they discuss the latest in Agronomy.

All seminars take place Mondays at 2:30pm unless noted otherwise.

  In-person seminars will meet in LILY 2-425.

  Zoom links for virtual attendance and online-only seminars will be shared closer to their scheduled date.


M. Francesca Cotrufo

Dr. M. Francesca Cotrufo

Colorado State University
Professor of Soil Ecology


"Advancing understanding and forecasting of soil organic matter dynamics to transform challenges into opportunities."

Bob Nielsen

Dr. Bob Nielsen

Purdue University
Professor Emeritus of Agronomy


"Corn Response to Plant Density: What Do 16 Years of Field Scale Research Tell Us?"

Sindhu Jagadamma

Dr. Sindhu Jagadamma

University of Tenessee
Associate Professor of Biosystems Engineering & Soil Science


"Deep soil carbon storage of agricultural systems"
Matthew Reynolds

Dr. Matthew Reynolds

Distinguished Scientist and Head of Wheat Physiology
Special Co-Hosted Seminar with IPIA for the IDWG Seminar Series


"Physiological traits to breed for drought adaptation & warmer temperatures"

NOTE: This seminar will take place at Noon on Thursday, October 12th in WSLR 116

Marshall McDaniel

Dr. Marshall McDaniel

Iowa State University
Associate Professor of Soil Science


"The Multiverse of Soils: How Long-term Experiments Create “Soil Multiverses” (and what we can learn from them)"
James Camberato

Dr. James Camberato

Purdue University
Professor of Agronomy - Soil Fertility


"Update on Corn & Soybean Response to Soil and Fertilizer / Summary of Corn Response to Starter Fertilizer"
Meixia Zhao

Dr. Meixia Zhao

University of Florida
Assistant Professor of Microbiology & Cell Science


"Genetic and epigenetic regulation of meiotic recombination in maize"