Grain Storage Specialist
Grain Storage Research Center
Ph.D., Grain Science, Kansas State University, 1986.
M.S., Agronomy, Michigan State University, 1975.
B.A., Liberal Arts, Michigan State University, 1972.
Management of stored grain for quality maintenance in tropical and temperate climates, including aeration, fumigation, measurement of grain condition, and IPM programs. Dr. Reed is fluent in Spanish.
He has been published in research journals and extension publications; presented seminars on storage of U.S. corn, grain sorghum, soybeans and wheat for storage facilities, feed mills and flour mills; conducted research on grain storage in tropical areas; reviewed food aid projects, presented food aid management seminars, and/or reviewed research and manuals on food aid or storage technology in the following countries: Belize, Bolivia, Botswana, Chad, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Equador, Guatemala, Honduras, Indonesia, Iraq, Jordan, Malawi, Mali, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, Pakistan, the Philippines, Taiwan, Turkey, Venezuela and Zambia.
Professional Organizations and Affiliations
Grain Elevator and Processing Society
American Society of Agricultural Engineers
Entomological Society of America