Joshua Whelan

Master of Science – Soil Science

Thesis / Dissertation:  Nitrogen Management of Barley for Malt Quality in the Mountain, Piedmont, Sandhills, and Coastal Plain areas of North Carolina

Advisor / Co-Advisors:  Amy Johnson

Graduate Committee:
Deanna Osmond, Kristin Hicks, Luciano Gatiboni, Angela Post

Research Summary:  Nitrogen rate effects on barley protein and plumpness in NC.

I plan to use my degree to:
Currently employed as a Research Associate with Corteva Agriscience working on soybean yield trials.

What I enjoyed most about my experience in Crop and Soil Sciences at NC State was:
The life long friends I made.

While earning my degree, my greatest supporters were:
My future wife Caroline.

Now that I have graduated, I’m most looking forward to:
Helping farmers in as many ways as possible.

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