Research 20% - Lead an applied research program to support Extension activities. Oversight of the Kentucky corn hybrid performance tests.
Extension 80% - Provide statewide leadership for the development and delivery of information for the production and management of Kentucky’s grain crops which include corn, soybean, and small grains. Interact with county extension agents, producers, commodity groups, agricultural industry personnel, and the general public on issues related to crop production and management.
- B.S., Agriculture, Berea College, 1996
- M.S., Agronomy, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1998
- Ph.D., Crop & Soil Sciences, Michigan State University, 2002