Tim Appelboom

Research Associate

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Education

Ph.D. 2004

Biological and Agricultural Engineering

NC State University

M.S.

Biological and Agricultural Engineering

NC State University

B.S.

University of Florida

Research Description

watershed hydrology and water quality engineering

Grants

Development and testing of soybean management protocols for a new “SMART” water management system for increased soybean yield and quality while minimizing water use and production cost
NC Soybean Producers Association, Inc.(4/01/15 - 3/31/17)
Effective Management of Drainage and Sub-Irrigation to Increase Crop Yield and Profit
International Farming Corporation, LLC(12/15/14 - 12/14/17)
Demonstration and evaluation of effective drainage water management for conserving water, increasing crop yields and profits and improving water quality
Environmental Defense Fund(4/01/13 - 10/31/16)
Automated Water Control Structures for Increased Soybean Yield and Quality
NC Soybean Producers Association, Inc.(4/01/12 - 3/31/15)
A Smart Water Management System to Increase Crop Yields and Profits, Conserve Water, and Improve Water Quality for Crop Production Systems on Artificially Drained Lands
US Dept. of Agriculture (USDA)(4/01/12 - 3/31/16)
Automated Water Control Structures For Increased Water Use Efficiency on Agricultural Drained Lands
US Dept. of Agriculture (USDA)(9/15/11 - 9/30/14)