Crop Ecology and Management

Research in this area emphasizes crop management practices and technologies that help to optimize the profitability and sustainability of agronomic cropping systems and include variety selection, weed management, tillage, crop rotation and selection, and management of plant nutrients.

Crop Ecology and Management researchers working in the Department of Plant Science at Penn State.

The Weed and Applied Plant Ecology Lab works in mixed-use landscapes that are dominated by agricultural fields and forests.