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Karen R Chapman

Biological Science Technician (Plants)


Karen Chapman

United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Dale Bumpers Small Farms Research Center

6883 South State Highway 23

Booneville AR 72927


     Karen Chapman has been a biological technician for USDA- Agricultural Research Service at Dale Bumpers Small Farm Research Center since 1996. She has worked in many areas of study, including: Agroforestry where she worked on alley cropping, pine straw management, native grasses, and energy cane; Animal Science where she has worked cattle, goat, sheep nutrition and parasitology; and Plants where she has helped with studies on pollinators, vegetable production, legumes, and forages. She has a B.S. in Agronomy from University of Arkansas.