Richard Kohn


Richard Kohn
Professor
Expertise: Animal Nutrition Management
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Professor
Richard Kohn
rkohn@umd.edu
University of Maryland
College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Animal & Avian Sciences
1413 AnSc/AgEn Building
8127 Regents Drive
College Park, Maryland 20742-2311
Phone (main): 301 405-4583
Phone (alt): 301 405-1368
Fax: 301 405-7980

Develop research and extension programs aimed at improving the environmental impact of animal production systems.Identify and evaluate farm management strategies that will reduce nutrient losses from farms, and improve methods to make decisions on farms.

Conduct research to improve nutrition and diet formulation of farm animals and deliver results to extension educators and other professionals as well as directly to farmers.Assist with education of undergraduate and graduate students through advisement, committee responsibilities, and occasional lecturing.

Provide technical assistance to other state and national programs for reducing the potential for environmental damage from animal agriculture.