About the Editors: Michael Collins is Professor of Agronomy, University of Kentucky, Lexington. He received his BS degree from Berea College, MS degree from West Virginia University and the PhD from the University of Kentucky. He teaches an upper-level undergraduate/graduate course on forage management and utilization and advises graduate students. His research is on forage management and postharvest physiology of hay and silage with emphasis on forage quality.
Kenneth J. Moore is Professor of Agronomy, Iowa State University. He received his BS degree from Arizona State University and MS and PhD from Purdue University. He has taught graduate level courses on field plot technique and design, pasture and grazing management, and forage quality and utilization. He advises graduate students and conducts research on pasture management and ecology.
C. Jerry Nelson is Curators' Professor of Agronomy, University of Missouri. He received BS and MS degrees from the University of Minnesota and a PhD from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. He teaches an orientation course for freshmen, a course in crop physiology and advises graduate students. He researches growth of grasses and persistence of legumes.