R. Christian Cash

ccashTitle: Associate Professor
Department:
 Animal and Plant Sciences
E-mail: cashc@cobleskill.edu
Office Phone: (518) 255-5246
Office Location: Hodder 101

Areas of Expertise: Nursery Production, Greenhouse Production, Landscape Management, Plant Propagation, Arboriculture, Landscape and Forest Plants, Public Gardens, Pest & Disease Issues of Plants

Courses Taught: WoodyPlants Identification and Uses, Nursery Managment I & II, Floriculture I & II, Horticulture Principles, Landscape Plants Associations and Uses, Plant Propagation, Green Roofing, Arboriculture

About Chris: Member of: NYS Nursery and Landscape Association, International Plant Propagators Society, International and NYS Arborist, American Public Gardens Association, Rotary International
Faculty Advisor for Plant Science Club
Shared Management of Campus Nursery Production Facility,
Arboretum and Greenhouse Crops
Involved with Nationwide research trial of Elm Varieties of trees
Conducted student and professional trip to Netherlands, Germany and Sweden
Speaker for various industry groups.
Primary areas of interest: Plant Propagation, Landscape and Forest Plants /Native and new introductons, Plant Healthcare, Sustainble Landscapes, New technologies
Graduate M.S. Rutgers University – Plant Pathology
Graduate B.S. Plant Science – Nursery/ HorticultureProduction
Pre-college part of family owned nursery/landscape business

Other Links : National Elm Trial