Gary Roberson

Associate Professor & Extension Specialist

Professional Engineer

Education

Ph.D. 1988

Biological and Agricultural Engineering

NC State University

M.S. 1980

Biological and Agricultural Engineering

NC State University

B.S. 1978

Biological and Agricultural Engineering Technology

NC State University

B.S. 1978

Agricultural Education

NC State University

Research Description

Machine Systems and Precision Engineering

Honors and Awards

  • CALS Outstanding Teaching Award, 2016
  • North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Teaching Fellow Award, 2009
  • University Teaching Award, 2005

Grants

Technology Enhancement for Peanut Harvest and Management
National Peanut Board(1/01/16 - 12/31/17)
Comprehensive Wetland Monitoring Network and Spatial Database for North Carolina’s Coastal Plain and Piedmont Regions
US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)(10/01/14 - 9/30/18)
Sensor Calibration For Variable Rate Nitrogen Sidedress Application
Corn Growers Association of NC, Inc.(2/01/13 - 1/31/16)
Drying and Storage of Grain Sorghum
NC Small Grain Growers Association, Inc.(10/01/12 - 9/30/14)
Adaptive Nutrient Management for Corn, Sorghum, and Wheat in the Coastal Plain of North Carolina
Environmental Defense Fund(6/21/12 - 12/31/18)
North Carolina Agrability Partnership
US Dept. of Agriculture (USDA)(9/01/11 - 3/31/16)
Precision Agriculture Technologies for Cotton Production in North Carolina
Cotton, Inc.(1/01/12 - 12/31/17)
Verification of Granular Spreader Distribution Patterns
NC Soybean Producers Association, Inc.(7/01/11 - 3/31/13)
Utilization of GIS and GPS to Aid in Management of Cotton Yield Loss Due to Root-Knot and Columbia Lance Nematodes
Cotton, Inc.(1/01/11 - 12/31/12)
Residue Management Strategies for North Carolina Soybean Production
NC Soybean Producers Association, Inc.(4/01/11 - 3/31/13)