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Bruce Miller

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Agricultural Experiment Station

Agricultural Production & Processing Systems

Professor

Educational Background

PhD, Agricultural and Extension Education, Iowa State University, 1991
MS, Mechanized Agriculture, (Agricultural Education), University of Nebraska, 1986
BS, Mechanized Agriculture, University of Nebraska, 1984





Contact Information

Go toOffice Location: ASTE 101C
DialPhone: 435-797-2232
SendEmail: bruce.miller@usu.edu

Awards

CSREES Partnership Award - Mutltistate Efforts, 2008

SBIR Proposal Reviewer, 2007

Special Panel Reviewer, 2007

ESCOP/ACOP Leadership Development Program Graduate - Class 10, 2001

Teacher Fellow, 1998

NACTA

Faculty of the Quarter, 1997

Advisor of the Year, 1995


  • Pate, M., Miller, B., Beard, F., (2015). Teaching Applied Physcial Science in a Metals and Welding Activity. North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture

Publications - Books & Book Chapters

    * Has not been peer reviewed

    Publications - Fact Sheets

      * Has not been peer reviewed

      Publications - Curriculum

        * Has not been peer reviewed

        Publications - Journal Articles

          Academic Journal

        • Reeve, J., Endelman, J.B, Miller, B., Hole, D.J, (2012). Residual Effects of Compost on Soil Quality and Dryland Wheat Yield Sixteen Years after Compost Application. Soil Science Society of America Journal (SSSAJ), 76:1, 278-285. doi: 10.2136/sssaj2011.0123
        • Habteselassie, M.Y, Miller, B., Thacker, S.G, Stark, J.M, Norton, J.M, (2006). Soil Nitrogen and Nutrient Dynamics after Repeated Application of Treated Dairy-waste. Soil Science Society of America Journal, 70, 1328-1337.
        • Miller, B., (2006). Gross N transformations and mineralization potential of an agricultural soil following repeated application of dairy waste. Soil Science of America Journal, 70, 1338-1348.
        • Habteselassie, M.Y, Stark, J.M, Miller, B., Thacker, S., Norton, J.M, (2006). Soil nitrogen and nutrient dynamics after repeated application of treated dairy-waste. Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J., 70, 1328-1337.
        • Miller, B., (2006). Soil Nitrogen and nutrient dynamics during five years of application of organic and inorganic N-sources to an agricultural soil. Soil Science of America Journal, 70, 1328-1337.
        • Miller, B., (2005). Chemical Amendments and Process Controls to Reduce Ammonia Volatilization During In-House Composting. Compost Science and Utilization, 13, No. 2, 141-149.
        • Miller, B., (2005). Variability of atmospheric ammonia in high-rise, caged-layer composting. Compost Science and Utilization, 13(3), 162-168.
        • Miller, B., (2004). Microbial nitrogen transformations in response to treated dairy waste in agricultural soils. Soil Science Society of America Journal (SSSJA), 68, 1867-1874.
        • Stukenholtz, P.D, Koenig, R.T, Hole, D.J, Miller, B., (2002). Partitioning the nutrient and nonnutrient contributions of compost to dryland-organic wheat. Compost Science & Utilization, 10, 238–243.
        • Miller, B., (2002). Partitioning the nutrient and non-nutrient contributions of compost to dryland-organic wheat. Compost Sci. Util., 10, 238-243.
        • Miller, B., (2001). Site selection based on historical information as an alterantive to high frequency sampling of GPS soil mapping. J. of Agr. Systems, Technology and Management
        • Miller, B., (2001). The influence of bulking material type and volume on in-house composting in high-rise, caged layer facilities. Compost Science and Utilization, 9(1), 50-59.
        • Miller, B., (2000). In-house Composting in a High-Rise Layer Facility. J. of Applied Poultry Science, 9(2), 162-171.
        • Miller, B., (1999). Effects of aeration and moisture during windrow composting on the nitrogen fertilizer values of dairy waste composts. Applied Soil Ecology, 11, 17-28.

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        Publications - Literary Journal

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          Publications - MultiMedia

            Powerpoint

          • Pate, M., Beard, F., Hatch, R., Miller, B., (2013). Agriculture Equipment Industry Partnership: The Cs in Curriculum Innovation are for Cooperation and Collaboration. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineering
          • Other Media

          • Donaldson, S., George, H., Hamblen, B., Hefner, M., Laughlin, K., Kocher, S., Martin, D., Miller, B., Miller, R.L, Minshew, H., Smith, E., Steinbarger, D., Swanson, S., Williams, C., Williams, W., (2008). Living on the Land: Stewardship for Small Acreages. Second Edition. University of Nevada Cooperative Extension *
          • Donaldson, S., George, H., Hamblen, B., Hefner, M., Laughlin, K., Kocher, S., Martin, D., Miller, B., Miller, R.L, Minshew, H., Smith, E., Steinbarger, D., Swanson, S., Williams, C., Williams, W., (2008). Living on the Land: Stewardship for Small Acreages. Second Edition. University of Nevada Cooperative Extension *
          • Donaldson, S., George, H., Hamblen, B., Hefner, M., Kocher, S., Martin, D., Miller, B., Miller, R.L, Minshew, H., Steinbarger, D., Swanson, S., Williams, C., Williams, W., (2001). Living on the Land: Stewardship for Small Acreages. University of Nevada Cooperative Extension *
          • Donaldson, S., George, H., Hamblen, B., Hefner, M., Kocher, S., Martin, D., Miller, B., Miller, R.L, Minshew, H., Steinbarger, D., Swanson, S., Williams, C., Williams, W., (2001). Living on the Land: Stewardship for Small Acreages. University of Nevada Cooperative Extension *

          * Has not been peer reviewed

          Publications - Technical Reports

            Research Reports

          • Miller, B., (2005). Inhouse Composting in High-rise, Caged Layer Facilities. USDA-SARE Fact Sheet # 04AGI2005 *

          * Has not been peer reviewed

          Publications - Translations & Transcripts

            Publications - Other

              Other

            • Miller, B., (2007). The Decision Process Dairy Managers Use Regarding Manure Handling Systems in Utah. Utah State University, Logan, UT *
            • Miller, B., (2001). Living on the Land: Stewardship for Small Acreages. University of Nevada Cooperative Extension *
            • Miller, B., (2001). Module 5. In: Living on the Land: Stewardship for Small Acreages. Sue Donaldson, Editor *
            • Miller, B., (1999). On-farm composting of bovine mortalities in northern arid climates. M.S. Thesis, Dept. of ASTE *

            * Has not been peer reviewed

            Scheduled Teaching

            ASTE 4250 - Occupational Experiences in Agriculture, Spring 2017

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Spring 2017

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Spring 2017

            ASTE 5260 - Environmental Impacts of Agricultural Systems, Fall 2016

            ASTE 2250 - Occupational Experience in Agriculture, Fall 2016

            ASTE 4250 - Occupational Experiences in Agriculture, Fall 2016

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Fall 2016

            TEE 6960 - Masters Project, Summer 2016

            ASTE 4250 - Occupational Experiences in Agriculture, Spring 2016

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Spring 2016

            ASTE 5260 - Environmental Impacts of Agricultural Systems, Fall 2015

            ASTE 2250 - Occupational Experience in Agriculture, Fall 2015

            ASTE 4250 - Occupational Experiences in Agriculture, Fall 2015

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Fall 2015

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Summer 2015

            ASTE 4250 - Occupational Experiences in Agriculture, Spring 2015

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Spring 2015

            ASTE 5260,6260 - Environmental Impacts of Agricultural Systems, Fall 2014

            ASTE 2250 - Occupational Experience in Agriculture, Fall 2014

            ASTE 4250 - Occupational Experiences in Agriculture, Fall 2014

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Fall 2014

            ASTE 6990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Summer 2014

            TEE 6960 - Masters Project, Summer 2014

            ASTE 4250 - Occupational Experiences in Agriculture, Spring 2014

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Spring 2014

            ASTE 5260,6260 - Environmental Impacts of Agricultural Systems, Fall 2013

            ASTE 2250 - Occupational Experience in Agriculture, Fall 2013

            ASTE 4250 - Occupational Experiences in Agriculture, Fall 2013

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Fall 2013

            ASTE 4250 - Occupational Experiences in Agriculture, Summer 2013

            ASTE 2200 - Electricity in Agricultural Systems, Spring 2013

            ASTE 4250 - Occupational Experiences in Agriculture, Spring 2013

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Spring 2013

            ASTE 5260,6260 - Environmental Impacts of Agricultural Systems, Fall 2012

            ETE 4930 - Independent Study, Fall 2012

            ASTE 2250 - Occupational Experience in Agriculture, Fall 2012

            ASTE 4250 - Occupational Experiences in Agriculture, Fall 2012

            ETE 6900 - Readings and Conference, Fall 2012

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Fall 2012

            ASTE 6970 - Research and Thesis, Summer 2012

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Summer 2012

            ASTE 2200 - Electricity in Agricultural Systems, Spring 2012

            ASTE 4250 - Occupational Experiences in Agriculture, Spring 2012

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Spring 2012

            ASTE 5260 - Environmental Impacts of Agricultural Systems, Fall 2011

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Fall 2011

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Summer 2011

            ASTE 2200 - ELECTRICITY AG SYSTM, Spring 2011

            ASTE 2200 - LABORATORY, Spring 2011

            ASTE 2200 - LABORATORY, Spring 2011

            ASTE 4250 - OCCUP EXPER IN AG, Spring 2011

            ASTE 6970 - RESEARCH & THESIS, Spring 2011

            ASTE 3900 - SPEC PROB IN AGED, Spring 2011

            ITDS 4900 - SR THESIS/PROJECT, Spring 2011

            ASTE 5260 - Environmental Impacts of Agricultural Systems, Fall 2010

            ASTE 6260 - Environmental Impacts of Agricultural Systems, Fall 2010

            ASTE 6260 - Environmental Impacts of Agricultural Systems, Fall 2010

            ASTE 4250 - Occupational Experience, Fall 2010

            ASTE 2250 - Occupational Experience in Agriculture, Fall 2010

            ASTE 4250 - Occupational Experiences in Agriculture, Fall 2010

            ASTE 6970 - Research and Thesis, Fall 2010

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Fall 2010

            ASTE 3900 - Special Problems in Agricultural Systems Technology and Education, Fall 2010

            ASTE 4100 - Agricultural Structures and Environment, Spring 2010

            ASTE 2200 - Electricity in Agricultural Systems, Spring 2010

            ASTE 4250 - Occupational Experience, Spring 2010


            Extension

            Agricultural Systems Technology and Education Department, - Ongoing

            Graduate Students Mentored

            Blair Miller, Agricultural Systems Technology & EducationMay 2010