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Welcome to the Department of Plant Pathology

We are a department of plant and microbial scientists, teaching and experimenting alongside our students, the next generation of scientists and leaders.

Our internationally recognized programs and faculty, culturally diverse students, state-of-the-art facilities and friendly atmosphere provide an ideal environment for learning. While browsing our pages, please consider whether joining a community like ours might be the right training experience for you to launch or advance your science career.


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Welcome to the K-State AgReport website. We are pleased to offer you an additional resource to stay connected with the College of Agriculture and K-State Research and Extension.

Access individual articles from the spring 2016 magazine by clicking on topics in the left column. Use the "submit your notes" tab under Alumni to send us your class notes. 

Download a PDF or flip book* of the full spring 2016 AgReport, featuring Miles McKee, professor emeritus of animal sciences and industry, recipient of the inaugural Don L. Good Impact Award.

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If you would prefer to read the magazine online instead of receiving a print copy, please send an email to gloria@ksu.edu.

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April 28, 4031 Throckmorton PSC, 3:45 p.m.

Adam Famoso

Dr. Adam Famoso

Rice Research Station, College of Agriculture

Louisiana State University

Objectives and Strategies in Developing Improved Rice Varieties for the Southern U.S.