education

2006 B.S. – Agronomy, Mississippi State University
2011 M.S.– Agronomy, Mississippi State University

Professional Experience

Research Associate, Mississippi State University
Regional Extension Agent of Agronomic Crops, ACES/Auburn University
Crops Specialist North Alabama, Auburn University

professional affiliations

National Association of Agricultural Agents
ALFA Young Farmers
ALFA Young Leaders

research activities

Currently conduct agronomic research tests including but not limited to corn, cotton, wheat, soybean, canola, crop protection product screening and testing, herbicide resistant weed management, and soil moisture sensor research in conjunction with irrigation scheduling for corn and soybean.

Extension activities

Conduct yearly meetings/crop field tours with respect research findings that address current challenges in agronomic crops. Conduct on-farm field trials related to variety selection, herbicide resistant weed management, and irrigation scheduling. Disseminate research results and pertinent local information via news letters, blog posts, and social media outlets.

Select publications

Ducar, J.T., Burmester, C.H., Sandlin, T.S., Stapleton, G.S. 2014. Effects of rates and timings of saflufenacil herbicide applications on yields of six soybean varieties. Proc. 2015 Southern Weed Science Society of America Annual Meeting. Savannah, GA 26-29 Jan.