Gene Stevens

William (Gene) Stevens

Extension Professor

Division of Plant Sciences

B.S., Biology, Union University
M.S., Plant and Soil Science, University of Tennessee
Ph.D., Agronomy, Mississippi State University

The primary objective of Gene Stevens' extension program is to educate commercial growers on innovative production practices that will increase the profitability of their field crop enterprises. Emphasis is placed on soil fertility and soil management inputs. Several research interests are in-field plant nutrient monitoring, liming in conservation tillage systems, and confinement practices for pharmaceutical crops.