B.S., Agronomy, University of Missouri
M.S., Soil Science, University of Missouri
Ph.D., Soil Microbiology and Biochemistry, Mississippi State University
Robert Kremer is a microbiologist with the USDA-ARS Cropping Systems and Water Quality research unit. Specific research interests include assessment of microorganisms and insects for biological weed control and integration of these organisms with cultural practices such as cover cropping and allelopathy; dynamics of weed seeds in soils and interactions with soil microorganisms; weed seedling ecology and pesticide fates in soil; and impacts of transgenic crops on soil ecology and biological processes. He teaches Environmental Soil Microbiology and co-teaches Advanced Weed Science.