Taylor Nelsen 

Position: UC Davis

Taylor Nelsen is an Assistant Specialist in the Grain Cropping Systems lab in the Department of Plant Sciences at UC Davis. Her research focuses on nitrogen management using traditional agronomic methods in conjunction with new technologies such as proximal sensing devices, high resolution imagery and GIS. Originally from North Carolina, she has degrees in Environmental Science and Geography from UNC Chapel Hill, and a MS in Horticulture and Agronomy from UC Davis. When she’s not in the field, she teaches workshops in drone data processsing and analysis using open source software including R and QGIS