Ben Covington

Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
Program Specialist II
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Ben Covington specializes in row crop production systems focused on machinery innovations, with an extensive background in tillage operations with a focus on productivity and the agronomic impact of job quality. Ben's expertise extends to conventional and vertical tillage platforms including field testing and performance benchmarking, and he is a skilled designer of field trials and comparisons and spatial data management. 


  • M.S. Industrial and Agricultural Technology, 2013, Iowa State University
  • B.S. Agricultural Systems Technology, 2012, Iowa State University

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1327 U Ave
Boone, IA 50036-7509
United States

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Program Areas:
Agriculture and Natural Resources
Digital Ag