Assistant Professor – Forage Agronomy
2413 Williams Hall
Campus Box 7620
Raleigh, NC 27695-7620
Office: 2413 Williams Hall
Dr. Miguel S Castillo
Areas of specialization:
- Plant-herbivore interaction in grasslands
- Forage management
- Fertilization and use of alternative sources of nutrients for plant production
- Bioenergy feedstock from grasses
Dr. Castillo was born in Loja, Ecuador, South America. He received his B.S. in Agricultural Science and Animal Production from Zamorano Pan-American School of Agriculture in Honduras, Central America. His M.S. and Ph.D. degrees are in Agronomy with a minor in Soil and Water Science from University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.
Dr. Castillo joined the faculty at NCSU in Aug. 2013.