Campus Extension Specialists

Andersen_Dan_ Daniel Anderson
Manure management and treatment, water quality and nutrient cycling in agroecosystems

  • Manure management and treatment
  • Water quality
  • Nutrient cycling in agroecosystems
Hurburgh_C Charles Hurburgh

  • Grain management, quality, distribution
  • Crop quality survey and impacts
  • Food safety, traceability in bulk products
  • Quality management systems
  • Grain processing
Helmers_Matt Matthew Helmers
Extension coverage for water resources and water quality, including:

  • Subsurface drainage water quality
  • Subsurface drainage design
  • Surface water run-off
  • Water quality effectiveness of conservation practices
  • Design of conservation practices
Schwab_Chuck Charles Schwab
Farm and agricultural safety

  • Iowa injury and fatality reports
  • Youth safety day and camp training
  • Youth tractor certification training
  • ISU Extension Disaster Education Network contact
  • ISU Emergency Ingestion Pathway contact
Harmon_Jay_ Jay Harmon
Livestock production systems

  • Siting of swine facilities
  • Odor mitigation
  • Ventilation design and management
  • Facility design
  • On-farm energy conservation
  • Production systems options
Brett Ramirez

  • Swine and poultry housing, ventilation, energy efficiency, and energetics
  • Instrumentation and environmental control
  • Thermal comfort, air quality, and gaseous emissions