Agronomy Expert Witness Illinois 534700

Expertise Description

I am an experienced agronomy expert witness.I have more than 35 years of experience in row crop, small grain and forage production and management. One of my main areas of emphasis has been the appropriate and proper use of agricultural pesticides. This includes investigating alternatives and selecting the right product, correct rate, and proper application timing. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for over 25 years as an agronomy expert witness.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

I have expert witness experience in pesticide application, wildlife baiting, and agricultural crop loss.

Consulting Experience

My consulting experience includes working with growers and industry in Illinois, Missouri, Kentucky, Indiana, and Texas.

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes contract/seasonal/temporary employment for major agricultural crop protection industries, agricultural retail suppliers, and field crop seed firms.


Degree Subject Institution
M.S. Environmental Studies Southern Illinois University
B.S. Plant Industries Southern Illinois University

Licenses Certifications

Illinois Commercial Pesticide Applicator, Demonstration & Research
Certified Professional Agronomist
Certified Crop Adviser
USDA Technical Service Adviser

Awards & Affiliation

Illinois Certified Crop Adviser of the Year
NACAA Distinguished Service Award