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Agronomy Department - Dr. Ransom and Students

Department of Agronomy
Kansas State University
2004 Throckmorton PSC
1712 Claflin Road
Manhattan, KS 66506-0110

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IUSS Elects First American Woman Honorary Member

Mary Beth Kirkham, professor of agronomy, was elected honorary member of the International Union of Soil Sciences at its Inter-Congress Meeting in November 2016 in Rio de Janeiro. Read more about the IUSS election.

Crops Team Shares 2016 National Championship

The Kansas State University Crops Team completed the fall season on Nov. 19 by taking the top three individual placings to win the Chicago Collegiate Crops Contest by 104 points over Iowa State University. Read more about the K-State Crops Team.

ASA-CSSA-SSSA Awards & Recognitions

View the Awards and Recognitions (PDF) won by Kansas State University Agronomy faculty and students.

Agronomy Professor Receives National Honors

Agronomy Professor Dr. Vara Prasad, Ph.D., has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS),in recognition of his contributions to innovation, education, and scientific leadership. Dr. Prasad was awarded in the section of agriculture, food, and renewable resources.