The College of Agricultural Sciences

Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management


  • 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

    Faculty Teaching Award

    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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  • NurseryPlants

    Nursery & Landscape IPM

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    Nursery and landscape industries are fast growing segments of U.S. agriculture, contributing around $147 billion each year to the U.S. economy and supporting over 600,000 workers. Over the last 20 years, public demand for high quality ornamental plants has more than tripled, with more than $20 billion spent each year at retail and mail order stores on plants and associated products for lawns, parks, urban forests, golf courses, etc. Click to read more.


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.