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Dole, John
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Contact Information:
Email: jmdole@ncsu.edu
Office: 919-515-2614
Home University:

North Carolina State University
111 Patterson Hall, Campus Box 7642
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC 27695-7642

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Biography

John Dole specializes in floricultural crops research and teaches floriculture courses including Greenhouse Management and Production of Floriculture Crops. In addition, he serves as executive advisor for the Association of Specialty Cut Flower Growers and co-authored Floriculture Principles and Species, 2nd edition, 2005, with Harold F. Wilkins.

He researches crop management and new crop species development of cut flowers, which includes new cultivar evaluation, production studies, postharvest experiments and marketing analysis. His research on crop management and new crop species development of bedding and potted plants includes providing production protocols for several new special and postharvest handling of unrooted and rooted cuttings. He also researches development of cost accounting techniques and tools for floriculture crop producers.

 

Education

Ph.D. in Horticulture with emphasis on plant physiology, University of Minnesota, 1989
B.A. in Horticulture, Michigan State University, 1984