Extension Field Agronomist
Develop and conduct educational programs in row crop, forage, and pasture management with emphasis on integrated crop management and controlled intensive grazing. Specific areas of expertise include: corn, soybean, small grain, hay, silage, and grazing management; soil testing and nutrient recommendations; manure management; pesticide management; conventional, ridge-till, and no-till production; with emphasis on net profit, sustainability, and environmental concerns.
Advise and assist with multi-agency water quality projects in Northeast Iowa. Arrange multi-disciplined programs with local and state extension agricultural specialists, agricultural providers, and conservation agencies. Provide timely media releases on critical crop management related issues.
Joined ISU Extension:
Extension Positions/Other Experience:
ISU Extension Associate - Forage Specialist, 1989; Agronomist, Dodge County Cooperatives, WI, 1980-83
B.S., Agronomy and Soil Science, University of Wisconsin, 1980
M.S., Agronomy, University of Wisconsin, 1985
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