Dr. Amy Fulcher
Extension Specialist and Associate Professor for Sustainable Ornamental Plant Production and Landscape Management at University of Tennessee - Knoxville
Dr. Fulcher is an Extension Specialist and Associate Professor for Sustainable Ornamental Plant Production and Landscape Management in the Department of Plant Sciences. Amy is part of a multi-disciplinary team of faculty at UT and beyond conducting research on woody ornamentals. Amy's research focuses on sustainable nursery production, in particular plant water use and efficient irrigation technologies, integrated pest management, and use of pesticide application technology such as the intelligent spray system to improve spray application efficiency and reduce non target coverage.
University of Tennessee - Knoxville ... DEPARTMENT OF PLANT SCIENCES
The UT Institute of Agiculture‘s areas of excellence— teaching, research, and Extension— continue UT’s legacy as a land-grant institution. In the Department of Plant Sciences, the work of Herbert College of Agriculture students, AgResearch scientists, Extension professionals, industry members, and the public combine to create a unique and collaborative experience for all.
Plant Sciences participates in world class faculty, staff, and student AgResearch. From creating crops with higher nutritional value to growing safer turfgrass athletic fields, we ensures every study has Real. Life. Solutions.