Kansas State University:
College of Agriculture, Department of Agronomy
This page features special department seminars from distinguished visiting lecturers.
Video of the seminars will be offered on-line "live" during the seminar time. You will need a good Internet connection to view Live Streaming video. If you missed the seminar, links will be posted for viewing the recorded video soon after the scheduled seminar.
Watch Seminar Live (Available only at scheduled seminar time of 4 pm)
Seminars are held in Throckmorton 1014 or 1018 unless notified otherwise. The presentation runs from 4:00–5:00 p.m. with a Q&A opportunity from the audience for the guest speaker.
Spring 2015 Agronomy Seminars
January 9, 2015
Zed Rangel, University of Western Australia, Perth
"Growing Better Roots"
Go to the Spring 2015 Seminars webpage.
April 29, 2015
Douglas Karlen, USDA-ARS, Ames Iowa
Roscoe Lecture Series
"From Hypomagnesaemia to Sustainable Landscapes: A Tribute to Dr. Elli's Guidance"
May 6, 2015
Wallace Cowling, The University of Western Australia
Heyne Lecture Series
"Small Changes can Yield Potentially Large Benefits in Crop Breeding"
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
"Agricultural Challenges in Post Saddam Iraq"
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 *Postponed
Roscoe Ellis, Jr. Lecture
Dr. Susan Brantley
Earth and Environmental Systems Institute
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Forage Improvement for the Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation
"Breeding Forage Crops in Changing Climate"
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Dr. Brian Arnall
“Agricultural Apps and the Opportunity for Universities”