Extension Professor, Stockbridge School of Agriculture
Ph.D. Plant and Soil Sciences/Crop Physiology, 1990, University of Massachusetts Amherst.
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Research Area: Plant Environment Interactions
Field of Study: Integrated sustainable farming management practices with an emphasis on cover cropping and remediation of non-point source pollution.
Office: Bowditch 207
My research activity is mainly focused on integrating sustainable management practices into farming systems. I am specifically interested in integrating cover crops into farming systems to enhance nutrient recovery and recycling, weed suppression, and improving general soil health through increasing soil organic matter and microbial activity