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Dexter B. Watts

Affiliate Associate Professor
Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences

National Soil Dynamics Lab

EDUCATION:

2007 Ph.D., Auburn University, Agronomy and Soils
2003 M.S., Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University, Plant and Soil Science
2000 B.S., Talladega College, Chemistry

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:

Research Interests Include:Animal waste management strategies for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in conservation tillage systems. Using industrial byproducts to improve crop production systems and environmental quality
Conservation systems research for improving environmental quality and producer profitability. Evaluation of C and N cycling and P loss from agricultural systems.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

2009-present Affiliate Professor, Department of Agronomy and Soils
2008-present Research Soil Scientist USDA-ARS National Soil Dynamics Lab
2007-2009 Affiliate Agronomist, Department of Agronomy and Soils
2007-2008 Post Doctorate USDA-ARS National Soil Dynamics Lab

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES MEMBERSHIP:

  • American Society of Agronomy
  • Soil Science Society of Agronomy
  • Crop Science Society of Agronomy
  • International Soil and Tillage Organization
  • Soil and Water Conservation Society

Contact

411 S Donahue Drive
Auburn Univ, AL 36849