Research Class picture
Back row from left: Mrs. Ann Marshall, Executive Director of BlueSTEM AgriLearning Center; Dr. Karen Jennings, EHS Chemistry Teacher; Dr. Brekke Peterson-Munks, USDA Research Scientist.
Front row from left: Shayla Fuston, Ryleigh Davis, Daniel Gassen – students from EHS
Working in the USDA Lab
Students work with Dr. Peterson-Munks to develop greater understanding of professional research protocols.
Detailed & precise work
Ryleigh Davis (SR 2016) selects specimen for her research project.
Close-up of a germination experiment with numerous constants and variables. Results of this research enabled students to present their projects: Comparison of Inorganic Nitrogen Concentration Levels from Fertilizer in Runoff Water in Conventional and No-Till Soil and A Comparison of Microbe Colony Numbers in Conventional and No-Till Soils Under Three Different Fertilizer Rates.