About PSM

To generate new knowledge and understanding about the biology of plants and plant pathogens, and to understand the role(s) soils, water, and the environment play in the promotion of a sustainable and sound agricultural systems and ecosystems.

To complete our mission, we utilize an integrated approach of research, teaching, extension, and outreach. Diversity, Equity and Inclusion are important, interdependent components of everyday life and are critical to our pursuit of academic excellence.


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Learn more about what Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences Faculty, Staff, Students and Graduates do to make the world a better place.