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Paul Denton Dr. Denton joined the faculty of the Department of Plant Sciences in 2003 as Professor and Extension Specialist for Burley Tobacco Production.

Areas of Interest:

  • Soil management and water quality
  • Precision Agriculture
  • No-till/Conservation Tillage
  • Soil Erosion

Educational & Research Programs:

  • Precision Agriculture
  • Conservation Tillage for Tobacco
  • Certified Crop Advisor Training
  • 4-H and FFA Land Judging
  • Kasetsart University (Thailand)- UTIA Program

Dr. Denton was a faculty member of the Plant and Soil Sciences department in the field of soils extension from 1988 until the soils faculty transferred to Biosystems Engineering in 2001. He rejoined the Plant Sciences department in 2003. Dr. Denton retired May 30, 2013.