Extension Agronomist

Joshua
Michel

Develop and conduct educational programs in row crop, forage, and pasture management with emphasis on integrated crop management. Provide education, consulting, and trouble-shooting for farmers, crop consultants, and retailers working in the areas of crop production and protection.

Additional Biographical Information: 

Specific areas of expertise include: corn, soybean, small grain, hay, silage, and grazing management; soil testing and nutrient recommendation, manure management; pesticide management; conventional and conservation tillage practices; 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: January 2017
Education:
B.S., Biology, Upper Iowa University, 2017
B.S., Conservation Management, Upper Iowa University, 2017
Graduate Certificate of Agronomy, Iowa State University, 2020

Phone: 
319-523-2371
Email: 
jjmichel@iastate.edu
325 Washington St., Ste. B
Decorah, IA 52101
Counties Served: 
Allamakee, Buchanan, Clayton, Delaware, Dubuque, Fayette, Howard, Winneshiek
Housed In: 
Winneshiek
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