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
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.
LinkedIn profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/joshua-whelan-373941ba/