John Lory

John Lory


Extension Associate Professor

Division of Plant Science and Technology

Research at a glance

Area(s) of Expertise

John Lory has an Extension appointment in environmental nutrient management. His objective is to promote the efficient use of nutrients from manure and other sources for crop production in a manner that protects water and other natural resources. His extension and applied research program is focused on four areas:

  1. Coordinate the “MU Certified” Strip Trial program.
  2. Use sensor systems like PaddockTrack to improve efficiency of forage systems.
  3. Promote sustainability of cropping systems through reducing nutrient loss and soil erosion.
  4. Fertilizer recommendations for row crops and forages.

Educational background

  • PhD, University of Minnesota
  • MS, University of Minnesota
  • BS, Cornell University