Department of Horticultural Science
Department of Horticulture, Arboriculture, and Botany established as one of the five original academic divisions of the North Carolina College of Agricultue and Mechanic Arts
Department of Horticulture, Arboriculture, and Botany moved to Patterson Hall (originally, "Agricultural Hall")
Curriculum in landscape architecture established as a component of courses in the Department of Horticulture.
Work done in food science is scattered throughout several departments, namely Animal Industry, Horticulture, and Poultry Science.
Division of Landscape Architecture established within the Department of Horticulture.
The new building housing the School of Forestry and the Department of Horticulture was formally dedicated as Kilgore Hall, named in honor of the late Dr. Benjamin Wesley Kilgore, former Dean of Agriculture, Director of the Agricultural Experiment Station, and the first head of North Carolina's Agricultural Extension Service.
The Department of Horticulture moved to Kilgore Hall.
The Department of Horticulture was renamed the Department of Horticultural Science. More historical information exists on the department's website.