Andy Robinson, Extension Potato Agronomist for North Dakota and Minnesota 

Dr. Robinson’s areas of responsibility are in Extension and research for potato production in North Dakota and Minnesota. His research is focused on developing science-based solutions to address real-world problems in potato production, enabling producers to increase economic and environmental sustainability through improved crop management. Research and Extension is concentrated on the exposure of potatoes to herbicides, the effect of row spacing and nutrient management, and developing educational materials for potato producers and professionals.

Education
PhD 2012, Weed Science, Purdue University
MS 2008, Agronomy, Purdue University
BS 2005, Agronomy, Brigham Young University

Professional Experience
2019 - present: Associate Professor, Department of Plant Sciences, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
2012 - 2019: Assistant Professor, Department of Plant Sciences, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
2008 - 2012: Graduate Research Assistant, Purdue University
2005 - 2008: Graduate Research Assistant, Purdue University

Professional Affiliations
Potato Association of America
European Association for Potato Research
American Society of Agronomy
Crop Science Society of America
Weed Science Society of America