Welcome to Marc van Iersel's Horticultural Physiology Lab Website!
Our mission is three-fold:
Advance horticultural science through basic and applied research. By combining
basic and applied research, we strive to understand both how and why plants
respond in certain ways.
Support the horticulture industry by developing new sustainable and economical
Train the next generation of horticultural scientists. Graduate education is a
critical part of what we do. A steady stream of new scientists is needed to
keep horticultural science vibrant. Our former lab members now work in academia
(Pai Chai University, University of Maine, University of Massachusetts,
University of New Hampshire, University of the Virgin Islands) and in industry
(Augusta National Golf Course, Monsanto, Syngenta, Quality Analytical
information about the UGA Horticulture program:
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Page maintained by Sue Dove, Research Professional, Horticulture Department, UGA