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ANR Associate Editors

UC ANR Associate Editors (AEs) are specialists and advisors who have been appointed by the Vice President to manage the peer review process for ANR publications.

Anyone wishing to publish through ANR Publications should contact the relevant Associate Editor as the first step. If you have questions about this process, please contact Rachel Lee, Publishing Director.

The Associate Editor board is chaired by Janet Hartin. 

ANR Associate Editors

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Brenna J. Aegerter Ph.D.
Title: Farm Advisor
Specialty: Vegetable Crops, Plant Pathology
Phone: 209-953-6114
Email: bjaegerter@ucanr.edu
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Larry J Bettiga
Title: Acting County Director & Viticulture Farm Advisor
Specialty: Wine grape production, canopy management, pest management, rootstock and clonal evaluation.
Phone: (831) 759-7361
Email: lbettiga@ucanr.edu
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Richard A Blatchford Ph.D.
Title: Assistant Cooperative Extension Small to Large Scale Poultry Specialist
Specialty: Husbandry, Behavior, and Welfare
Phone: 530-752-8763
Email: rablatchford@ucdavis.edu
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Maria de la Fuente Ph. D.
Title: Farm Advisor & Master Gardener Advisor Monterey & Santa Cruz Counties
Specialty: Mushrooms, compost, specialty vegetables, nursery crops, plant pathology and soil microbiology. Urban Horticulture and Master Composter Program UCCE Santa Clara.
Phone: (831) 759-7358
Email: medelafuente@ucanr.edu
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Karina Diaz Rios
Title: CE Nutrition Specialist
Specialty: nutrition education, eating behavior, cross-cultural adaptation, measurement validation
Email: kdiazrios@ucanr.edu
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Dr Irwin Ronaldo Donis-Gonzalez Ph.D.
Title: Associate Professor of Cooperative Extension in Postharvest Engineering
Specialty: Postharvest Engineering
Phone: 5307528986
Email: irdonisgon@ucdavis.edu
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Julie A Finzel
Title: Farm Advisor
Specialty: Animal Science and Rangeland Ecology and Management
Phone: 661-868-6219
Email: jafinzel@ucanr.edu
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Janet S Hartin
Title: Area Environmental Horticulture Advisor
Specialty: Environmental horticulture, urban greening, climate-ready trees, "Trees for Tomorrow" arboriculture, irrigation needs of landscape plants
Phone: (951) 313-2023
Email: jshartin@ucanr.edu
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David R Haviland
Title: Farm Advisor
Specialty: Entomologist and Pest Management. Advise in identification and control of Pest.
Phone: 661-868-6215
Email: dhaviland@ucanr.edu
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Sarah E Light
Title: Agronomy Farm Advisor
Specialty: Alfalfa/Hay, Beans, Wheat, Corn, Sorghum, Sunflower, Safflower, Hemp, Soil Health, Cover Crops, Agronomy, Annual Cropping Systems in the Sacramento Valley.
Phone: (530) 822-7515
Email: selight@ucanr.edu
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Mallika Arudi Nocco
Title: Assistant Cooperative Extension Specialist
Specialty: Soil-Plant-Water Relations; Irrigation Management
Email: manocco@ucdavis.edu
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Mr C. Scott Stoddard
Title: County Director and Farm Advisor  Vegetable Crops and Soils
Specialty: Soil fertility and soil conservation, tomatoes, melons, sweetpotatoes, weed management
Phone: (209) 385-7403
Email: csstoddard@ucanr.edu
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Dr Andrew M Sutherland BCE
Title: Urban Integrated Pest Management Advisor
Specialty: urban (household & structural) IPM of insects and other arthropods
Phone: 510-499-2930
Email: amsutherland@ucanr.edu
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Steven M Worker PhD
Title: 4-H Youth Development Advisor
Specialty: Educational research; design and research of out-of-school (informal) learning environments; positive youth development; science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education
Phone: (415) 761-1020
Email: smworker@ucanr.edu