Bob C. Pearce

Bob Pearce

Extension Professor
Phone (859) 257-5110
Fax (859) 257-7125
Tobacco Web Site

Plant Science Building
1405 Veterans Drive (Office:0319)
Lexington KY 40546-0312

Professional Profile

Areas of Interest:  Tobacco production, Soil Chemistry, Soil Fertility, Soil Conservation

Current Projects

  • Conservation tillage practices for tobacco production
  • Nitrogen fertilization of burley tobacco for yield and leaf quality.


  • PhD. Soil Chemistry, 1994, University of Georgia.
  • M.S. Soil Science, 1989, University of Kentucky
  • B.S. Agronomy, 1987, University of Kentucky