David Crouse

Dr David Crouse Associate Professor Geospatial Technologies for Soil Science and Agriculture

Dr David Crouse
Associate Professor & Undergraduate Teaching Coordinator

Associate Professor & Undergraduate Teaching Coordinator

Office: 2234 Williams Hall
Campus Box 7620
Raleigh, North Carolina 27695-7620

Office Phone: 919.515.7302
Email: crouse@ncsu.edu

Specialty: Animal Waste Management and Nutrient Management

Academic Program

Administration for the Undergraduate Teaching Program which involves coordinating advising, academic scheduling, student recruitment and retention, curriculum maintenance and development, etc. Responsibilities also include teaching and advising. Currently teaches SSC 200 Soil Science and SSC 201 Soil Science Laboratory and co-teaches SSC 601/801 Soil Science Seminar.

Extension Program

Provides statewide leadership in the area of animal waste and nutrient management. Also provide basic soil science training for K12 educators, Extension Gardeners and the agricultural community.

Books

Publications

  • Castillo, M., D.A. Crouse, D.L. Osmond, D. Hardy, J. Burns, and J. Green. 2016. Forage fertilization in North Carolina: Concepts and guidelines AG 804. NC Cooperative Extension Service. Raleigh, NC.
  • Crouse, D., R. McLaughlin, and D.L. Osmond. 2016. Managing lawns and gardens to protect water quality. SoilFacts. AG 439-21. NC Cooperative Extension Service. Raleigh, NC.
  • Osmond, D., D.A. Crouse, D. Hardy, J. Spencer, and J. Classen. 2016. The North Carolina phosphorus loss assessment tool (PLAT). SoilFacts. AG 439-56. NC Cooperative Extension Service. Raleigh, NC.
  • Osmond, D., D.A. Crouse, D. Hardy, and J. Spencer. 2016. The North Carolina phosphorus loss assessment tool (PLAT): A guide for technical specialists. SoilFacts. AG 439-57. NC Cooperative Extension Service. Raleigh, NC.
  • Osmond, D., D.A. Crouse, and D. Hardy. 2016. Deep soil sampling for nutrient management. SoilFacts. AG 439-40. NC Cooperative Extension Service. Raleigh, NC.
  • Crozier, C., D.L. Osmond, M. Castillo, J. Dunphy, K. Edmisten, L. Fisher, R. Heiniger, D. Jordan, JM Luginbuhl, D. Hardy, M. Parker, J. Pattison, G. Fernandez, C. Peacock, G. Miller, M. Martin, B. Fair, A. LeBude, J. Schultheis, J. Davis, D.A. Crouse, R. Sherman, W., T.J. Smyth, S. Shah, G. White, C. Reberg-Horton, B. Cline, K. Hicks, D. Turner. 2016. Fertilizer use. North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual. Chapter 4. AG 1. NC Cooperative Extension Service. Raleigh, NC.
  • Crouse, D., and K. Hicks. 2015. Waste analysis. SoilFacts. AG 439-33. NC Cooperative Extension Service. Raleigh, NC.
  •  Crouse, D., and J.L. Havlin. 2015. Use of on-farm records for modifying a certified animal waste management plan. SoilFacts AG 439-42. NC Cooperative Extension Service. Raleigh, NC.
  • Crouse, D., 2015. Guidelines for the commercial application of poultry litter. SoilFacts. AG 439-76. NC Cooperative Extension Service. Raleigh, NC.
  • Crouse, D., & S. Shah. 2015. Reducing drift and odor with wastewater application. SoilFacts. AG 439-69. NC Cooperative Extension Service. Raleigh, NC.
  • Crouse, D., J. Godfrey, R. McLaughlin, & D.L. Osmond. 2015. Soils and Water Quality. SoilFacts. AG 439-01. NC Cooperative Extension Service. Raleigh, NC.
  • Evans, R., J.C. Barker, and D.A. Crouse. 2015. Field calibration procedures for solid and semi-solid animal waste application equipment –weight-area method. AG 553-4. NC Cooperative Extension Service. Raleigh, NC.
  • Evans, R., J.C. Barker, and D.A. Crouse. 2015. Field Calibration Procedures for Semi Solid Animal Waste Application Equipment–Load-Area Method. AG 553-5. NC Cooperative Extension Service. Raleigh, NC.
  • Crouse, D., and D.L. Osmond. 2010. Nutrient Management Planning in North Carolina. AG 473. 156p. NC Cooperative Extension Service, Raleigh, NC.
  • Shaffer, K.A., and DA. Crouse. 2006. Certification Training for Operators of Animal Waste Management Systems-Type A Systems. AG 538-A (2nd ed.) 194pp. NC Cooperative Extension Service. Raleigh, NC.
  • Shaffer, K.A., and DA. Crouse. 2006. Certification Training for Operators of Animal Waste Management Systems-Type A Systems. AG 538-A (2nd ed.) 244pp. NC Cooperative Extension Service. Raleigh, NC.

Computer Software

  • NCANAT: North Carolina Agricultural Nutrient Assessment Tool.
  • North Carolina Nutrient Management Planner.
  • Nutrient Management for Windows.

Internet Sites