Dr. Ajay Nair

Associate Professor
Department of Horticulture, Iowa State University
nairajay@iastate.edu
145 Horticulture Hall
Ames, IA 50011
(w) (515) 294-7080
(m) (517) 898-5349
http://www.extension.iastate.edu/vegetablelab

Projects

ENC19-180 Training extension professionals, high school educators, and local food coordinators on basic and advanced aspects of sustainable vegetable production
ENC17-161 Training extension educators and local food professionals on sustainable vegetable pest management tools and techniques
GNC17-236 Integration of poultry and cover crops for soil health in vegetable production
ENC16-155 Training agricultural professionals and extension educators manage crop environment and soil quality in high tunnel vegetable production
GNC14-189 No-till and Strip-till Systems for Enhanced Soil Health and Profitability in Organic Broccoli and Pepper Production
LNC14-362 Cover Crops and Strip Tillage to Promote Soil Quality, Environmental Sustainability, Food Safety, and Profitability in Cucurbit Cropping Systems
GNC13-166 Effects of Biochar on Soil Nutrient Retention and Microbial Communities in Vegetable Cropping Systems
ENC12-132 Educating Agricultural Professionals and Extension Educators in Developing Sustainable and Resilient Cropping Systems through Integration of Cover Crops