Dryland Cereal Production
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.
1995 University of Idaho, Ph.D. Soil Science 1987 University of Idaho, M.S. Soil Science 1983 University of Idaho, B.S. Plant Science
PENDLETON — The wheat harvest started early this year on Starvation Farms, named for the frequently harsh growing conditions on the 7,000-acre plot of land roughly 10 miles north of Lexington.