Upcoming holiday schedule:
In lieu of Christmas Day- December 26
In lieu of President’s Day- December 27
In lieu of New Year’s Day- January 2
December Holiday Reduced Operations will be from Monday, December 26, 2016 through Monday, January 2, 2017.
Awards and Achievements
Patrick Freeze was honored as a Distinguished Scholar at the third annual Distinguished Scholars Celebration on October 5.
Henry Sintim has won first place in the student Oral and Poster Competition of the Soil Physics and Hydrology Division at the Annual Meeting of SSSA in Phoenix.
Xiaochi Ma won third place in the student poster competition for the Crop Irrigation Strategies and Management Community at the ASA, CSSA, SSSA Annual Meetings for the poster “Assessing Impacts of Direct Root-Zone Irrigation on Grapevine Physiology.”
Megan Lewien won first place in the student poster competition in the Crop Science Society divisions 1 and 7, plant breeding and plant genomics.
Markus Flury has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Johnson Hall 343, 1:10-3:00 p.m.
November 28 – Student Presentations
“Climate Chane Impacts on Agro-Ecological Classes of Dryland Cropping Systems in Inland Pacific Northwest”
Xiaochi (Max) Ma
“Assessing Impacts of Direct Root-Zone Irrigation on Grapevine Physiology”
Title to be announced
December 5 – Student Presentations
Women in Sustainable Agriculture Conference
November 30-December 2
CSS Annual Holiday Party
December 15, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Pacific Northwest Direct Seed Association
Cropping Systems Conference
January 10-11, 2017
Three Rivers Convention Center, Kennewick, WA
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