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Research Center Personnel

Andrew J. Houser

Research Associate, Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture
Colorado State University

San Luis Valley Research Center
0249 East Road 9 North
, CO 81125

Phone: 719-754-3495, ext. 26
Fax: 719-754-2619


M.S. Horticulture, Colorado State University, 2008.

B.S. Botany/Wildlife, Adams State College, 1999.

Current Position:

Andrew started working as a Research Associate in April of 2000. His primary duties include applying foliar fungicides to potato research plots throughout the growing season and assisting with other types of potato disease research, preparing and planting seed potatoes for research plots, and assisting with harvest and post harvest grading of potatoes. He also organizes research data into reports and newsletters. Andrew also works for the Colorado Potato Certification Service assisting with summer field inspections, greenhouse inspections, post-harvest testing, some lab testing, and maintaining the PCS website.

Professional Affiliations:

Potato Association of America


Andrew has lived in the San Luis Valley since 1987. Andrew is married to Lori and they currently reside in Monte Vista, CO with their two sons, Tanner and Josiah.

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San Luis Valley Research Center
0249 E Rd. 9 N
Center, CO 81125

SLVRC: (719) 754 - 3594
CSU Ext: (719) 754-3494 / 754-3495
Potato Cert Svc: (719) 754-3496
FAX: (719) 754-2619


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