Photo of Steve LiSteve Li

Extension Specialist and Assistant Professor

Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences Department

Education

Ph.D. — University of Georgia (Weed Science)
M.S. — Auburn University (Weed Science)
B.S. — China Agricultural University (Agronomy)

Professional Experience

Extension Specialist. Assistant Professor

Professional Affiliations

Southern Weed Science Society
Weed Science Society of America
International Weed Science Society
American Peanut Research and Education Society
American Society of Agronomy

1. Weed control and herbicide usage in cotton, peanut and emerging crops

2. Herbicide drift and off-target injury

3. Herbicide physiology, environmental fate and herbicide-crop-weed interaction

1. Provide Alabama growers with latest information regarding weed management, herbicide selection and usage.

2. Educate growers, chemical dealers and other stake holders about application techniques, spray drift management and other herbicide related issues.

3. Support extension agents, growers and other stake holders with technical knowledge in weed science; reduce production cost and increase overall productivity of Alabama farms.