Dr. Don Huber, a world acclaimed Professor Emeritus of Plant Pathology at Purdue University, a land grant institution, has been studying plants for 55 years.
Dr. Don Huber is an internationally recognized expert on nutrient disease interactions and has had collaborative research in Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Chile, China, Costa-Rica, Denmark, Germany, Mexico, Russia, Taiwan and Tunisia.
He has received various awards for his scientific accomplishments and contributions to government.
His agricultural research the past 50+ years has focused on the epidemiology and control of soil borne plant pathogens with emphasis on microbial ecology, cultural and biological controls, and physiology of host parasite relationships.
Dr. Don Huber certainly has had an interesting career. Now in his 80s, is also a father, a grandfather and has had a 41-year military career and is now a retired Colonel, having evaluated natural and manmade biological threats, including germ warfare and disease outbreaks and worked on committees that are part of the USDA National Plant Disease Recovery System under Homeland Security.
Dr. Huber will be our Key Note speaker at up and coming events in Queensland.
Toowoomba Tuesday 26th July 2016
Rockhampton Thursday 28th July 2016