Advisory Board


Farmers and Agribusiness

  • John Clay, 660-849-2284, 55442 Hwy. P, Jamestown, MO 65046
  • Ron Flatt, 696-3053, 11400 E Old Hwy 124, Centralia, MO 65240
  • Terry Hilgedick, 657-4322, 1500 Hartsburg Bottom Rd., Hartsburg, MO 65039
  • George Hobson, 442-1929, 4801 Ben Williams Rd., Columbia, MO 65201
  • Rusty Lee, 314-954-0551, 39358 Pin Oak Church Rd. Truxton, MO 63381
  • Jim McCray, 449-7325, 450 E. Mauller Road, Columbia, MO 65202
  • Lowell Mohler, 584-9429, 4054 Hwy 179, Jefferson City, MO 65101
  • Gary Riedel, 682-5367, 14251 East Pingleton Road, Centralia, MO 65240
  • Steve Sapp, 256-1999, 8020 S. Bennett Dr., Columbia, MO 65201
  • Jay Shutte, 473-5425, 12397 Audrain Rd. 717, Benton City, MO 65232
  • Loyd Wilson, 499-4732, 4061 S Rangeline Rd. Columbia MO 65201

MU Scientists and Research Support

  • Kevin Bradley, 882-4039, 206A Waters Hall
  • David Emerich, 882-4252, 117 Schweitzer Hall
  • Mary Kroening, 882-9633, 1-31 Ag Building
  • Howard Mason, 884-7945, BREC-110 Waters Hall
  • Randy Miles, 882-6607, 302 ABNR
  • Mel Oliver, 882-4734, 204 Curtis
  • Bob Pierce, 882-4337, 302 ABNR
  • Jim Spain, 882-5995, 128 Jesse Hall
  • Bill Wiebold, 882-0621, 214 Waters Hall

Industry and Government Personnel

  • Dennis Belcher, 814-3210, 4000 Wellington Dr., Columbia, MO 65201
  • Steve Cromley, 876-5380, MFA Inc., 201 Ray Young Drive, Columbia, MO 65201
  • Hilary Holman, 893-4181, 3118 Emerald Lane Jefferson City, MO 65109
  • Dale Ludwig, 635-3819, 3337 Emerald Lane, Jefferson City, MO 65109
  • Brad McCord, 796-3867, 502 Parkview Dr., California, MO 65018
  • Doug Mertens, 446-3005, 2007 South Deerborn Cir., Columbia, MO 65203
  • Matt Prewitt, 289-5799, Du Pont, 4005 Weatherby Ln., Columbia, MO 65201
  • Kim Viers, 875-5540, 601 Business Loop 70W, Suite 213, Columbia, MO 65203

MU Extension Personnel

  • Melvin Brees, 882-1150 114 Mumford Hall, Columbia, MO 65211
  • Jim Jarman, 642-0755, 5803 County Road 302, Fulton, MO 65251
  • Todd Lorenz, 660-882-5661 608 E. Spring St., Boonville, MO 65233
  • Jim Quinn, 634-2824, 2436 Tanner Bridge Road, Jefferson City, M0 65101
  • Mary Sobba, 581-3231, 4th floor Courthouse, Mexico MO 65265