Taylor, Donavon

Donavon Taylor

Professor of Soil Science, Department Chair
member of graduate faculty

Plant and Earth Science
Office: 310 Ag Science Building
Phone: 715-425-3395

Email: donavon.h.taylor@uwrf.edu


  • Ph.D. 1980. University of Minnesota, Soil Science
  • M.S. 1978. University of Minnesota, Soil Science
  • B.S. 1975. Brigham Young University, Agronomy

Courses Taught:

  • Soil Science 120 - Introductory Soil Science
  • Soil Science 325 - Hydric Soils and Wetland Environments
  • Soil Science 440 - Soil and Water Conservation
  • Horticulture 455 - Turfgrass Management

Areas of specialty

soil and water conservation, wetlands, construction of athletic fields and golf courses and turfgrass management for sports turf

Additional interests and projects at UW-River Falls