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Department of Plant Science

Upcoming Events

September 2018

September 2018 Events
Date Event
9 Ag Boosters BBQ (Borba Ranch, 4 p.m.)
20 Career Fair & Department BBQ (O'Neill Park, 5 p.m.-8 p.m.)
22 Fall Plant Sale (Horticulture Nursery, 8 a.m.-Noon)
29 AgFest Football Game


October Events
Date Event
3 Fall Career Fair (Save Mart Center, 12:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.)
10 Ag One Kern County Alumni & Friends Luncheon (South Valley Farms, 11 a.m. social, Noon lunch)
13 Big Fresno Fair Fall Wine Festival (Horserace Track Infield, 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.)

Gibson Farm Market Fall Festival (10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Free)



November Events
Date Event
9 Ag One West Side Alumni & Friends Luncheon (South Valley Farms, 11 a.m. social, Noon lunch)

December 2018

December Events
Date Event
17-20 Finals Week

January 2019

January Events
Date Event
12 Ag Fest Men's Basketball Game (vs. Nevada, Save Mart Center)
17 1st day of Spring Semester

Harvesting the Leaders of Tomorrow Career Fair



Recent News

Shrestha Uses Weed Research to Build Bridge to Nepal 

Fresno State plant science professor Dr. Anil Shrestha is one of the university’s most accomplished and recognized faculty members not only on campus, but also in his homeland Nepal where he volunteers in various activities in training researchers and students in weed science research and education and agricultural experimentation design and data analysis.

Castanon leads Fresno State soil judging team at national contest

The Fresno State soil judging team placed 15th overall for its highest-ever team finish in the National Collegiate Soils Contest hosted on March 22 and 23 by the University of Tennessee at Martin.

Competitors from 22 of the nation’s most respected collegiate agriculture programs were tested in their ability to identify, evaluate, classify and describe soil profiles in individual and team competitions.

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Department of Plant Science

2415 E. San Ramon, Fresno, CA 93740-8033

M/S AS72

Department Phone: (559)278-2861