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Penelope Diebel
Associate Professor of Applied Economics and Director of the Eastern Oregon Agriculture and Natural Resource Program (La Grande)
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Fields: Agricultural and Food Policy, Agricultural Conservation Policy and Economics, Natural Resource Economics

Bryan Endress Bryan Endress
Associate Professor and Rangeland Sciences Program Lead
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My research seeks to identify and understand factors influencing vegetation structure, composition and dynamics and how this information can inform natural resource management.  Currently, my research focus on a range of issues including invasive plant science and management, ecological...

Kimberly McKague
Facilities & Budget Manager
541-562-5129 ext. 21
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Kayla Standley
Office Specialist
Administrative Staff
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Eastern Oregon University Agriculture Program
Oregon State University
205 Badgley Hall
La Grande, OR 97850

Guojie Wang
Assistant Professor / Forage Agronomist
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Specialty:  Forage Agronomy, Cellulosic Bioenergy, Soil and Water Conservation

Collaborative Interests:

  • Diverse forage species/varieties evaluation
  • Crop drought stress physiology
  • Irrigation efficiency
  • Soil health
  • ...