Jeffrey P. Mitchell

Jeffrey Mitchell

Position Title
Cooperative Extension Specialist

  • Plant Sciences


Cover cropping and no-tillage improve soil health in an arid irrigated cropping system in California’s San Joaquin Valley, USA
JP Mitchell, A Shrestha, K Mathesius, KM Scow, RJ Southard, RL Haney, ...
Soil and Tillage Research 165, 325-335, 2017

Soil food webs and carbon dynamics in response to conservation tillage in California
H Minoshima, LE Jackson, TR Cavagnaro, S Sánchez-Moreno, H Ferris, ...
Soil Science Society of America Journal 71 (3), 952-963, 2007

Agricultural dust production in standard and conservation tillage systems in the San Joaquin Valley
JB Baker, RJ Southard, JP Mitchell
Journal of Environmental Quality 34 (4), 1260-1269, 2005

Impacts of gypsum and winter cover crops on soil physical properties and crop productivity when irrigated with saline water
JP Mitchell, C Shennan, MJ Singer, DW Peters, RO Miller, T Prichard, ...
Agricultural Water Management 45 (1), 55-71, 2000

Conservation tillage for organic agriculture: Evolution toward hybrid systems in the western USA
JM Luna, JP Mitchell, A Shrestha
Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems 27 (1), 21-30, 2012

Education and Degree(s)
  • Ph.D., University of California, Davis; Plant Biology, 1995
  • M.S., University of California, Davis; Vegetable Crops, 1988
  • B.A., Occidental College, Los Angeles; Philosophy, 1974