Confident of Future in Agriculture

Tiffany Harper is from Brooklyn, New York and currently attends North Carolina A&T State University. Harper is working with Brian Hornbuckle, agronomy professor, researching soil moisture content in cornfields. Harper hopes to pursue opportunities in international agriculture development and said this experience will strengthen her skills as a researcher.

What words of advice do you have for someone who has a passion for science?
“Don’t let anyone stop you. Pursue science with everything you have.”

What is your favorite summer-time food?
“Salmon and Avocado Salad.”

What is your favorite restaurant in Ames?
“Mr. Burrito.”

What do you like most about Ames?
“The landscape and the lush, green land.”