George W. Crosby

Crosby


Title:
Professor
Department: Animal and Plant Sciences
E-mail: crosbygw@cobleskill.edu
Office Location: Hodder 115
Office Phone: 518.255.5279
Office Hours: M & W 9:30-10:30; F 10-1

 

Areas of Expertise: Irrigation, Hydroponics, Greenhouse Management, Vegetable Production, Developmental Agriculture, Botany

Courses Taught: ORHT 335 – Irrigation, ORHT 329 – Hydroponics, AGRN 252 – Vegetable Production, ORHT 251 – Greenhouse Management, BIOL 117 – Botany II

About George: My research focuses on the production of the multipurpose tree Moringa oleifera as a leafy green vegetable in the dry tropics. I volunteer regularly in Uganda, East Africa and enjoy a unique partnership with farmers there.

Curriculum Vitae:

  • Ph.D. University of Massachusetts at Amherst – Plant and Soil Science
  • M.A. State University of New York College at Buffalo – Biology
  • B.S.A. University of Georgia – Horticulture
  • A.A.S.┬áState University of New York at Alfred – Horticulture/Nursery Management

Links:

http://www.corafrica.com/demonstration-farm/demonstration-farm/

http://www.corafrica.com/programs/agriculture/

http://www.timesunion.com/news/media/Miracle-Tree-2723.php