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Russell W Gesch (Russ)

Research Plant Physiologist

Phone: (320) 585-8432
Fax: (320) 589-3787
803 Iowa Ave
Morris, MN, 56267

Research responsibilities: Leads research on developing management strategies for production of new, alternative, and traditional crops and identifying/characterizing physiological processes and management protocols for crops to cope with environmental stresses. Goal/Mission: To increase efficiency and economic returns of farming systems in short-season, high-stress environments using new knowledge, new products, and new/alternative crops as management tools.


Current research


Future research (next 5 years)