Matthew Palmer

Agriculture and Natural Resources

Extension Associate Professor | Agriculture, Natural Resources, 4H | Sanpete County


Matt Palmer

Contact Information

Office Location: Sanpete County
Phone: (435) 283-3472
Email: matt.palmer@usu.edu
Website: http://extension.usu.edu/sanpete

Educational Background

MS, Animal Science, (Animal Management), Utah State Universtiy, 2000
Influence of supplemental protien degradability on nutrient utilization by beef cows on dormant, cool-season forages
BS, Bio-Veterinary Science, Utah State Universtiy, 1998
Other, Snow College, 1996

Awards

School Wellness Award 1st Place State Winner, 2017

National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences

Search for Excellence: Farm & Health Safety, 2015

Nathional Association of County Agricultural Agents

Sustainable Agriculture SARE Fellow, 2013

National Association of County Agriculture Agents

Achievement Award, 2009

Nationa Association of County Agriculture Agents

Extension Vice President�s Award For Excellence, 2005

Utah State University Extension

Communications Awards Competition, National Association of Agriculture Exte, 2004

Vice President�s Award For Excellence, Water Issue Team, 2003

Plaque of Appreciation, Tooele County 4-H Horse Council, 2001

U.S. Army Child and Youth Services, 2001


Publications | Abstracts

  • Palmer, M.D, (2010). Converting a pasture into a management intensive grazing system. Western Region Extension Professional Development Conference Proceedings
  • Palmer, M.D, Frame, D., (2010). Chickens inthe Vegetable Garden. National Association of County Agricultural Agents
  • Palmer, M.D, Frame, D., (2010). Chickens in the vegetable garden. National Association of County Agricultural Agents Annual Meeting and Professional Improvement Conference Proceedings

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

    Publications | Book Chapters

  • Zobell, D., Palmer, M.D, (2002). Creep Feeding Beef Calves. Cow-Calf Management Guide and Cattle Producer's Library. Cow-Calf Management Guide and Cattle Producer's Library *

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Publications | Fact Sheets

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Publications | Curriculum

  • Palmer, M.D, (2006). Rose care and pruning. Sanpete County Extension *
  • Palmer, M.D, (2006). Pruning fruit trees and shrubs. Sanpete County Extension *
  • Palmer, M.D, (2005). September is a great time to rejuvenate your lawn. Sanpete County Extension, Ephraim, Utah. *
  • Palmer, M.D, (2004). Irrigate with the proper amount of water. Sanpete County Extension, Ephraim, Utah *
  • Palmer, M.D, (2003). De-icing compounds and Utah landscapes. Tooele County Extension, Tooele, Utah *
  • Palmer, M.D, (2001). Tooele lawn water management. Tooele County Extension, Tooele, Utah. *

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Publications | Journal Articles

Academic Journal

  • Palmer, M., Cromwell, S., (2019). Six Essential Elements: A Best Practices Model for Developing Effective Extension Programs. Journal of the National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Waldron, B., Greenhalgh, L., Zobell, D., Olson, K., Davenport, W., Palmer, M.D, (2010). Review: Forage kochia (Kochia prostrata) for fall and winter grazing. Small Ruminant Nutrition, 91, 47-55.
  • Palmer, M.D, (2007). Knowledge and behavior improvement through a skin cancer action approach exhibit.. Journal of Extension, 45, 4RIB5.
  • Palmer, M.D, (2007). Use of Camelina sativa in the Diets of Young Turkeys. J. Appl. Poult. Res., 16, 381-386.
  • Palmer, M.D, (2005). Chemical amendments and process controls to reduce ammonia volatilization during in-house composting. Compost Science and Utilization, 13(2), 141-149.

Professional Journal

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Publications | MultiMedia

Video

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Publications | Technical Reports

Research Reports

  • Whitesides, R.E, Palmer, M.D, Ransom, C., (2009). Control of hoary cress with chlorsulfuron, metsulfuron, and 2,4-D amine prior to seeding non-irrigated pasture. Western Society of Weed Science 2009 Research Progress Report *

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Publications | Other

Other

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Extension

4-H/Youth Development, 2014 - 2020
Horticulture Education, 2014 - 2020
Agriculture , 2007 - 2020
Organic Demonstration/Research Farm, 2010 - 2016
4-H and Youth , 2007 - 2015
Horticulture, 2007 - 2015
Civil Rights, 2007 - 2015