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Lyle Westrom Lyle Westrom
Professor - Agricultural Education and Animal Science

Office: 105 Hill Hall
Phone: 218-281-8110
Resume: resume pdf

Additional Responsibilities and Activities: 

  • Development of Agricultural Education Program
  • Mentor for the Minnesota Agricultural, Food and Environmental Education Teacher Induction Program (TIP)
  • Advisor to Collegiate FFA (CFFA) and Campus Crusade for Christ (CRU)

Membership in Professional Organizations: 

  • NACTA (Judging Conference Liaison and Central Region Director)

Committee Membership: 

  • UEAC Past President
  • Faculty Athletic Representative (FAR)

Selected Publications:

  • Lee, J.S., Hutter, J., Rudd, R., Westrom, L., Patrick-Hefner, A. (2013). Introduction to Livestock and Companion Animals (4th ED.). Boston: Pearson

International Activities:

  • USAID Project-Egypt, 2006
  • MSAS Plenary Session Keynote-Mali, 2010

Awards and Honors:

  • UMC Distinguished teaching Award, 1996
  • Honorary Minnesota FFA Degree, 1992
  • Honorary American FFA Degree, 2003
  • MN FFA Hall of Fame, 2009
  • Day- Fredrick FFA Alumni Award, 2013

Educational Background:

  • Ph.D. in Agricultural and Extension Education, Minor--Dairy Science from Mississippi State University
  • M.A. in Agricultural Education, Supporting Area--Dairy Science from the University of Minnesota
  • B.S. in Agricultural Education from the University of Minnesota

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