D. Corey Noyes

Laboratory & Field Manager

D. Corey Noyes
1066 Bogue St, Room A446
East Lansing, MI 48824

Phone: (517) 353-0427

Corey serves as the primary Research Assistant - Laboratory and Field Manager for research and extension programs conducted in Sustainable Vegetable Production (Brainard Lab). He oversees and coordinates field/greenhouse/laboratory operations associated with research, teaching, and extension programs. His responsibilities also include assisting in the training of graduate students, as well as, in planning, designing and executing research experiments. In conjunction with his research and extension responsibilities, he serves as a supervisor to laboratory and field technicians. Additionally, he provides teaching support for several courses offered in the Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences.

Joined

Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences - November 2006

Horticulture - May 2009

Appointment

Research Assistant - Laboratory and Field Manager, Dept of Horticulture (70%)

Teaching Support - Undergraduate Teaching Lab Manager, Dept of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences (30%)

Education

M.S. Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA (in progress).

B.S. Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI, USA (Biology pre-professional/pre-grad opt.) 2006.

Professional Experience

Research Assistant - Laboratory & Field Manager 

Sustainable Vegetable Production, Brainard Lab; Department of Horticulture, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA; May 2009 - Present

Teaching Support - Undergraduate Teaching Lab Manager

Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA; April 2007 - Present

Research Assistant

Soil Fertility & Nutrient Management, Warncke Lab; Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA; April 2007 - May 2009

Technical Aide

Soil Fertility & Nutrient Management, Warncke Lab; Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA; November 2006 - April 2007

Grounds Keeper

Grand Haven Golf Club, Grand Haven, MI, USA; June 2000 – August 2003

Publications

  • Brainard, D.C., A. Bryant, D.C. Noyes, E. Haramoto and Z. Szendrei. 201_.  Strip Tillage and cover crops affect weeds and insects in snap beans.  HortScience (in preparation).
  • Noyes, D.C., Brainard D.C., and K. Steinke. Spring 2015. Effects of slow-release fertilizer and nitrogen rate on processing carrots. Carrot Country Magazine Spring Issue.
  • Brainard, D.C., D.C. Noyes.  2012.  Strip-tillage and compost influence carrot quality, yield and net returns.  HortScience 47: 1073-1079.
  • Brainard, D.C., J. Bakker, N. Myers and D.C. Noyes. 2012. Rye living-mulch effects on soil moisture and weeds in asparagus.  HortScience 47:58-63.
  • Brainard, D. C. and D. C. Noyes.  2010.  Don’t plant weeds with your winter rye:  weed seed contamination can spell disaster. Vegetable Crop Advisory Team Alert Newsletter 25(15), August 4.