Staff Directory

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Iowa State Research and Demonstration Farms

103 Curtiss Hall, 513 Farm House Lane
Ames, IA 50011-1054
Ph. 515-294-5045
FAX 515-294-6210
Mark Honeyman
Res: 515-232-6742
Tim Goode
cell 641-751-0280
office 515-294-1608

Mark Wuebker
cell 515-291-1778
office 515294-2203

Terrie Arnold


Ag Engineering/Agronomy Farm (AEA)

Farm address: 1308 U Avenue, Boone, IA 50036
Office phone: 515-296-4083
Mike Fiscus, superintendent
cell 515-290-3809
(res. 515-899-7827)
Agronomy office 515-296-4082
Nathan Meyers, manager, ag engineering
cell 515-250-3666
Ag Engineering office 515-296-4081
Zack Koopman, ag specialist
cell 515-291-2089
Nick Upah, ag specialist
cell 515-290-2347

Tim Ritland, ag specialist
cell 515-450-1540


Allee Demonstration Farm

Farm address: 2030 640th Street, Newell, IA 50568
Office phone and fax: 712-272-3512
Lyle Rossiter, superintendent
cell/res. 712-299-2657


Armstrong Memorial Research Farm

Farm address: 53020 Hitchcock Avenue, Lewis, IA 51544
Office phone: 712-769-2402
Office fax: 712-769-2610
Dallas Maxwell, superintendent
cell 712-789-2805 
(res. 712-767-2301) 
Randy Breach, ag specialist
cell 712-249-4762 
Ryan Farmer, ag specialist
cell 309-536-2224


BioCentury Research Farm (BCRF)

Farm address: 1327 U Avenue, Boone, IA 50036
Office phone: 515-296-6300
Office fax: 515-432-2701
Andy Suby, assistant director
cell 515-509-6326 
(res. 515-964-9223) 
Rob Hartmann, building systems specialist
cell 312-914-7828


Central Iowa Farms

Farm address: 2219 State Avenue, Ames, IA 50014
Kent Berns, superintendent
cell/res. 515-290-1498
Karl Nicolaus, ag specialist
cell 515-320-3634 


Committee for Agricultural Development (CAD)

Office address: 103 Curtiss Hall, Ames, IA 50011
Office phone: 515-294-4621
Mark Honeyman, director/treasurer

Kevin Scholbrock, superintendent|
cell 515-291-0507 
Seed Plant, 2219 State Avenue, Ames, IA 50014

Karl Nicolaus, ag specialist
cell 515-320-3634


Compost Facility

Facility address: 2274 260th Street/College Shop, 52099 260th Street, Ames, IA 50014
Steve Jonas, ag specialist
cell 515-450-0581
Arlie Penner
cell 515-520-0334


Horticulture Research Station

Station address: 55519 170th Street, Ames, IA 50010
Office phone:515-232-4786
Nick Howell, superintendent
cell/res. 515-291-1559
Brandon Carpenter, ag specialist
cell 515-520-4993
Chad Arnold, ag specialist
cell 515-230-4307


ISU Kent Feed Mill and Grain Science Complex

Tony Ewing, feed mill manager
cell 620-717-3274


McNay Memorial Research Farm

Farm address: 45249 170th Avenue, Chariton, IA 50049
Office phone and fax: 641-766-6465
Logan Wallace, co-manager
cell 641-344-2963
Brad Evans, co-manager
cell 641-203-4399
Gary Thompson, ag specialist
cell 515-249-7483
Chase Altenhofen, ag specialist
cell 641-203-2094
Charley Phillips, ag specialist
cell 641-203-2509


Muscatine Island Research Farm

Farm address: PO Box 40, 111 North Street, Fruitland, IA 52749
Dominic Snyder, co-manager
cell 712-309-2240
Myron Rees, co-manager
cell 319-430-4601 
(res. 319-657-2272) 
Cody Schneider, co-manager
cell 319-325-5541
Chad Hesseltine, ag specialist
cell 319-430-6886


Northeast Research Farm

Farm address: 3321 290th Street, Nashua, IA 50658
Office phone: 641-435-4864
Ken Pecinovsky, superintendent
cell 641-330-6555 
(res. 641-435-4291) 


Northern Research Farm

Farm address: 310 So. Main Street, Kanawha, IA 50447
Office phone and fax: 641-762-3247
Matt Schnabel, superintendent
cell/res. 515-825-8215
Brandon Zwiefel, ag specialist
cell 515-851-8973


Northwest Research Farm

Farm address: 6320 500th Street, Sutherland, IA 51058
Office phone: 712-446-2526
Office fax: 712-446-3825
Terry Tuttle, superintendent
cell 712-261-8875
Andrew Weaver, ag specialist
cell 712-260-1870
Landon Lenhart, ag specialist
cell 712-346-7769


Southeast Research Farm

Farm address: 3115 Louisa-Washington Road, Crawfordsville, IA 52621
Office phone and fax: 319-658-2353
Myron Rees, co-manager
cell 319-430-4601 
(res. 319-657-2272) 
Cody Schneider, co-manager
cell 319-325-5541
Domninic Snyder, co-manager
cell 712-309-2240
Chad Hesseltine, ag specialist
cell 319-430-6886


Western Research Farm

Farm address: 36515 Hwy. E34, Castana, IA 51010
Office phone and fax: 712-885-2802 (call first to fax)
Chris Beedle, superintendent
cell 712-420-2460
(res. 712-423-4313)
Craig Riesberg, ag specialist
cell 712-840-9049


On-Farm Trials coordinator

Office address: 212 State Street, Guthrie Center, IA 50115
Mike Witt, extension field specialist
cell 641-430-2600