Castillo, Miguel Sebastian

Assistant Professor
Crop and Soil Sciences
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Dr. Castillo was born in Loja, Ecuador, South America. He received his B.S. in Agricultural Science and Animal Production from Zamorano Pan-American School of Agriculture in Honduras, Central America. His M.S. and Ph.D. degrees are in Agronomy with a minor in Soil and Water Science from University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.

Dr. Castillo joined the faculty at NCSU in Aug. 2013 and leads the Forage and Grassland Management Program at NCSU (

  Agribusiness | Agriculture Education | Entrepreneurship | Extension | Bioenergy and Renewable Energy | Animal Feed and Nutrition | Plant Physiology | Statistics | Beef and Dairy Production | Forages
Country(s) of experience:
  Ecuador | Honduras | Peru | United States |
Type(s) of International Experience:
  Speaker at an international conference | Other international activities | Advisor for international students | Host for international faculty | Host for international post-doc
  Portuguese | Spanish
  Evaluation of Silvopastoral Systems in Amazonas, Peru, as a Strategy for Adaptation and Mitigation to Climate Change
01/01/2016 - 12/31/2018
Funding Agency/Sponsor:
Institutional Partner: Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina (UNALM), Peru