Patrick Brown

Ph.D. Cornell, 1988

Research Interests

  • Current research activities focus upon the development of sustainable agricultural production systems, particularly with regard the optimization of resource input utilization including plant nutrients and organic amendments. Site specific crop management with a focus on perennial cropping systems, the biology of tree yield and alternate bearing. Utilization of biotechnology in agriculture and its implications for agricultural ecosystems. International agriculture and development.

Areas of Emphasis

  • Agricultural ecology


  • Plant Sciences