Carrie A. Knott

Carrie Knott

Extension Associate Professor

carrie.knott@uky.edu
Phone (270) 365-7541 x248
Fax (270) 365-2667
KY Grains

Princeton Research & Education Center
1205 Hopkinsville St
Princeton KY 42445-046

Specialties
Grain Crops

Professional Profile

  • Aug 2013 - present, Grain Crops Extension Agronomist, Assistant Prof. (80% Extension:20% Research), Dept. of Plant and Soil Sciences, University of Kentucky, Princeton
  • Apr 2007 - Jul 2013, Coastal Plants Breeder, Assistant Prof. (100% Research), School of Plant, Environmental and Soil Sciences, Louisiana State University AgCenter, Baton Rouge
  • Jan 2003 - Mar 2007, Graduate Research Assistant, Dept. of Plant and Soil Sciences, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Dissertation: Breeding for Value-Added Traits in Soft Winter Wheat
  • Mar 2005 - Mar 2006, Research Specialist, Wheat Pathology, Dept. of Plant and Soil Sciences, University of Kentucky, Lexington
  • Aug 2000 - Dec 2002, Graduate Research Assistant, Dept. of Plant and Soil Sciences, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Thesis: Laboratory and Field Evaluations of Six Tobacco Cultivars for Blue Mold Resistance

Education

  • 2007 Ph.D., Crop Science, University of Kentucky
  • 2002 M.S., Crop Science, University of Kentucky
  • 2000 B.S., Agriculture, Western Kentucky University

Specialty

Provide statewide leadership for the development and delivery of information for the production and management of Kentucky's grain crops (corn, soybeans, small grains, grain sorghum, and canola). Con-duct an applied research program to provide grain crop production and management information and to support extension activities. Interact with grain crop commodity groups and agri-business.