Larry Lutcher
Associate Professor, Extension Faculty & Staff Chair

Dryland Cereal Production

Morrow County
Department of Crop and Soil Science
Morrow County Extension Office
54173 Hwy 74 PO Box 397
Heppner, OR 97836
United States
(541) 676-9642



1995 University of Idaho, Ph.D.  Soil Science
1987 University of Idaho, M.S.  Soil Science
1983  University of Idaho, B.S.  Plant Science


2000-Present, Oregon State University.
Provide leadership for extension and research programs in rural, north-central Oregon (Morrow County).

1996-2000, TriMax Associates 
Consulting agronomist responsible for crop production on a family-operated farm in the lower panhandle region of Idaho.

1994-1996, Coeur d’Alene Tribe
Environmental specialist responsible for development and implementation of a regulatory pesticide program on a northern Idaho Indian Reservation.

1992-1994, Carver Ranch 
Consultant responsible for funding and implementation of conservation practices on a ranch in north-central Oregon.  Advised and assisted with crop and livestock production.

1991-1992 Hydrometrics, Inc.
Soil scientist responsible for providing technical advice at a Superfund site in East-Helena, Montana.