Robert E. Wilson

Robert Wilson

Position Title
Intermountain REC Director
Farm Advisor

  • Intermountain
ANR Intermountain Research & Extension Center, 2816 Havlina Road, PO Box 850, Tulelake, CA CA 96134

Specialties: Pest management in vegetable and field crops; Potato variety development; Production of potatoes, onions, peppermint, and small grains

Education and Degree(s)
  • M.S. Weed Science, Colorado State University. 2001
Research Interests & Expertise
  • Plant Cmmdtys and Prod - General
  • Alfalfa
  • Grasses, Perennial
  • Plants and Their Systems
  • Plant Management Systems
  • Weeds Affecting Plants
  • Integrated Pest Management Systems
  • Natural Resources and Environment
  • Soil, Plant, Water, Nutrient Relationships
  • Management of Saline and Sodic Soils and Salinity
  • Kippes, N; Tsai, H; Lieberman, M; Wilson, R. (2021). Diploid mint (M. longifolia) can produce spearmint type oil with a high yield potential. Scientific Reports. 11, 23521.
  • Pickett, C; Borkent, C; Wilson, R; Stadtherr, M; Popescu, V (2021). Introduction of the cereal leaf beetle parasitoid Tetrastichus julis (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) into California. Biocontrol Science and Technology.
Membership and Service
  • Agroecology and Organic Farming Systems - Member
  • Alfalfa and Forage Systems - Member
  • Pest Management in ANR - Member
  • Small Grain - Member
  • Spray Application Technology - Member
  • Vegetable Crops - Member
  • Weed - Member