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Abdel F. Berrada, PhD.


Senior Research Scientist and Manager Southwestern Colorado Research Center

Contact Info

Phone: (970) 562-4255   Office: SW Colorado Res. Ctr., 16910 C.R. Z, Yellow Jacket, CO 81335

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Fields of Expertise

1.) Agriculture

Areas of Interest

 Crop testing, crop rotations, oilseed crops


Earned a PhD. in soil science/agronomy from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Has extensive research and outreach experience in soil, crop, and water management in the US, Morocco, and Niger (West Africa). Conducts research and outreach in irrigation scheduling, deficit irrigation, salinity, and water by nutrient interactions. Member of the W-2128 (Microirrigation for Sustainable Water Use) research group. Has a good understanding of water issues in SW Colorado.