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Stefan Seiter

Board Member

Linn-Benton Community College

Faculty, Chair (Horticulture, Crop Production, Profitable Small Farms)

6500 Pacific BLVD SW, Albany OR 97321


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Professional Affiliations: American Society of Agronomy

Community Activities –Corvallis Sustainability Coalition; Corvallis Boys Lacrosse

Other Interests: Family, Travel, Outdoor Sports (Climbing, Skiing, MT Biking)

Stefan Seiter holds a Ph.D and M.S. in Horticulture from Oregon State University. He is currently Chair of the Horticulture, Crop Production and Profitable Small Farms programs at Linn-Benton Community College in Albany, Oregon. There he teaches a wide diversity of courses in the agricultural sciences.  Stefan also serves as Courtesy Faculty at Oregon State University in Corvallis. Previously he worked as Agroecology Specialist at the University of New Hampshire and Assistant Professor of Natural Resources at Slipper Rock University of Pennsylvania.  Stefan also held a Research Associate position with the USDA-NRCS Soil Quality Institute where he coordinated a nationwide program among interdisciplinary researchers and extensionists to develop locally adapted soil quality assessment tools. Stefan is a member of the American Society of Agronomy and has been an active contributor to the Committee of Organic and Sustainable Agriculture and the Soil Quality Working Group. He also served as a reviewer for Agronomy Journal and the Journal of Crop Production as well as various USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service documents.