The College of Agricultural Sciences

Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management


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    Dr. John McKay Awarded $1.5 Million for Biofuel Development

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    McKay, who also holds the title of Monfort Professor, and his team will focus on the plant species Camelina sativa, an oilseed feedstock crop that can be grown on less-than-ideal farmland with relatively low fertilizer inputs and limited irrigation. Click to read more

  • Jillian Lang

    Jillian Lang Receives Chateaubriand Fellowship

    Jillian Lang

    CMB (Cell and Molecular Biology) PhD Candidate, Jillian Lang, in Dr. Jan Leach‘s lab, has been awarded the prestigious Chateaubriand Fellowship from the French Embassy.
    Ms. Lang will travel abroad to France for four months and she will earn a dual degree from the Universite Montpellier 2 and Colorado State University.

    To learn more about the project and people involved, click Read More.

  • Camper Teaching Award

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    Spring Recognition Reception

    Congratulations to the 2014 Charles N. Shepardson Faculty Teaching Award Winner – Matt Camper!  Matt Camper is passionate about his area of expertise, but more importantly, he is passionate about providing a quality learning experience for the students in his class.

  • Bill Jacobi Retirement

    Dr. William “Bill” Jacobi Retires


    After a 34-year career as a Professors and Extension Specialist, Bill Jacobi was recognized for his outstanding contributions and service to BSPM, the College of Agricultural Sciences, and Colorado State University.  If you would like to help recognize Bill in his retirement, please click read more.

  • Whitney Cranshaw

    Whitney Cranshaw Receives Distinguished Achievement Award in Horticultural Entomology

    Whitney Cranshaw at Colorado State University

    Dr. Whitney Cranshaw received the Distinguished Achievement Award in Horticultural Entomology from the Entomological Society of America.


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About BSPM

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Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management is a unique department among US Land Grant Universities, encompassing the disciplines of Entomology, Plant Pathology, and Weed Science.  As important as our disciplinary history is our interdisciplinary, problem solving orientation in the crosscutting areas of: 1) Genomics and Molecular Biology, 2) Ecology and Biodiversity, 3) Biology and Management of Invasive Species, and 4) Integrated Pest Management.