Research Agricultural Engineer
US Dairy Forage Research Center
USDA-Agricultural Research Service
BS, Agricultural Engineering, Cornell University
MSE, Environmental Engineering, Purdue University
PhD, Agricultural Waste Management; (Minors: Soil and
Water Engineering, Soil Science), Cornell University
Phone: (608) 890-0067
Fax: (608) 890-0076
• Improving nutrient digestibility to enhance forage utilization in lactating dairy cow feeding systems.
• Value-added products from forages and biomass energy crops.
• Integrated feedstock supply systems for corn stover biomass.
• Redesigning forage germplasm and production systems for efficiency, profit, and sustainability of dairy farms.
• Silage quality and losses as affected by silo type.
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