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Melanie Stock

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Plants, Soils, and Climate

Assistant Professor, Urban & Small Farms Extension Specialist

Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: AGRS 326
SendEmail: melanie.stock@usu.edu


Educational Background

PhD, Soil Science, (Soil Physics and Geological Engineering), University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2018
Winter runoff processes after tillage and manure application in a dairy agroecosystem
MS, Soil Science, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2013
Using soil temperature dynamics and ground-penetrating radar to investigate the subsurface habitat of eastern American toads (Anaxyrus americanus americanus) during winter
BA, Botany, Zoology, and Conservation Biology, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2008

Licensures & Certifications

Associate Professional Soil Scientist, Soil Science Society of America, 2017

Awards

Champ Tanner Agricultural Physics Award, 2018

University of Wisconsin - Madison, Department of Soil Science

Best Student Speaker Award, 2017

American Water Resources Association, Wisconsin Chapter

Champ Tanner Agricultural Physics Award, 2017

University of Wisconsin - Madison, Department of Soil Science

Soil and Water Management and Conservation: Student Oral Competition, 2nd place , 2017

Soil Science Society of America

William Rothermel Soils Scholarship, 2017

University of Wisconsin - Madison, Department of Soil Science

Champ Tanner Agricultural Physics Award, 2016

University of Wisconsin - Madison, Department of Soil Science

Ruth & Carl Miller Academic Merit Award, 2016

University of Wisconsin - Madison

Soil Physics and Hydrology Division Lightning Round, 2nd place, 2016

Soil Science Society of America

Jaya Iyer Student Presentation Award, 2015

University of Wisconsin - Madison, Department of Soil Science

Richard D. Powell Memorial Scholarship, 2015

University of Wisconsin - Madison

Ruth & Carl Miller Academic Merit Award, 2015

University of Wisconsin - Madison

G.A. Harris Fellowship, 2014

Decagon Devices, Inc.

William T. Dible Terra International, Inc. Scholarship, 2014

University of Wisconsin - Madison

Richard D. Powell Memorial Scholarship, 2011

University of Wisconsin - Madison

Publications - Abstracts

    Publications - Books & Book Chapters

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      Publications - Fact Sheets

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        Publications - Curriculum

        • Curtis, K., Ward, R.A, Stock, M., (2018). Start-to-Farm. USU Extension

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        Publications - Journal Articles

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        Publications - Literary Journal

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          Publications - MultiMedia

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            Publications - Technical Reports

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              Publications - Translations & Transcripts

                Publications - Other

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                  Extension

                  Master Gardener, 2019 - Ongoing
                  Cut flower crop development for Utah, 2018 - Ongoing
                  Urban and small farms soil health management, 2018 - 2023
                  Urban and small farms resource use efficiency, 2019 - 2021