Kevin Bradley

white man with short brown hair wearing a blue plaid shirt. standing in front of green leaves.

Ph.D.

Professor & State Extension Weed Scientist

Division of Plant Science & Technology

Research at a glance

Area(s) of Expertise

Research Summary

Kevin Bradley’s faculty appointment includes extension and research responsibilities in the area of weed management in corn, soybean, wheat, and forages. His primary focus is on the development of new and future-focused weed management techniques for the prevention and management of herbicide-resistant weed species in U.S. agriculture. His applied extension and research program also focuses on the interaction of herbicides and weeds with other agrochemicals and pests in the agroecosystem and surrounding environment, and on the effects that common pasture weeds have in pasture and hayland environments.

Educational background

  • Ph.D. Plant Pathology, Physiology, and Weed Science, Virginia Tech
  • B.S. Agriculture, Ferrum College

Courses taught

  • PLNT_SCI 8420: Herbicide Mode of Action and Symptomology