Associate Professor of Air Quality Engineering
B.E., University of Southern Queensland, 1981
At Amarillo, Dr. Casey’s research programs involve air quality associated with confined livestock production. He is also an adjunct faculty member in the Division of Agriculture at West Texas A&M University (WTAMU) and an affiliated faculty member in the Biological and Agricultural Engineering Department at Texas A&M University (TAMU).
Before joining Texas A&M AgriLife Research, Ken was a Research Specialist at the University of Kentucky, working on a USDA-IFAFS funded, multi-state project on Ammonia Emissions from Poultry Housing. In Australia, Ken was a Principal Environmental Engineer leading a multi-disciplinary research program on the environmental impacts of intensive livestock facilities with the Queensland Department of Primary Industries.
Dr. Casey is a member of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE); Air and Waste Management Association (AWMA); American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE); Clean Air Society Australia and New Zealand (CASANZ); Multi-state Research Project S1025: Systems for Controlling Air Pollution Emissions and Indoor Environments of Poultry, Swine and Dairy Facilities; ASABE Committee SE-305: Environment Air Quality; ASABE Committee SE-405: Poultry Housing.
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- Texas A&M AgriLife’s Shippen, Winemiller named 2019 University Distinguished ProfessorsApr 25
COLLEGE STATION - Texas A&M AgriLife’s Drs. Dorothy Shippen and Kirk Winemiller, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences faculty members at Texas A&M University, have been named 2019 University Distinguished Professors. The distinguished university professor is the highest faculty honor and this year seven Texas A&M University scholars received the title. Shippen is an interim […] The post Texas A&M AgriLife’s Shippen, Winemiller named 2019 University Distinguished Professors appeared first on AgriLife Today.
- Sain joins AgriLife Extension as Presidio County agentApr 24
PRESIDIO – Matlin Sain is the new Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agriculture and natural resources agent for Presidio County. She starts her AgriLife Extension career in the First Step program in Brewster County, working alongside agent Kloey Painter. “We’re excited to have Matlin joining us in District 6,” said Rebel Royall, AgriLife Extension district […] The post Sain joins AgriLife Extension as Presidio County agent appeared first on AgriLife Today.
- Urban stream processes, restoration workshop set for May 7 in JunctionApr 24
JUNCTION – The Texas Water Resources Institute’s Urban Riparian and Stream Restoration Program will host a workshop from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. May 7 in Junction for professionals interested in conducting stream restoration projects in that area. The morning session will be at the Texas Tech University Llano River Field Station, 254 Red Raider Lane. The afternoon […] The post Urban stream processes, restoration workshop set for May 7 in Junction appeared first on AgriLife Today.
- Beef cattle, forage management field day May 10 in Sutherland SpringsApr 24
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service offices in Bexar, Guadalupe and Wilson counties will present the Beef Cattle and Forage Management Field Day May 10. The field day will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Bugg Farms, 1287 County Road 314 in Sutherland Springs. The cost is $20, and lunch […] The post Beef cattle, forage management field day May 10 in Sutherland Springs appeared first on AgriLife Today.
- Coleman County Field Crop Program set May 7Apr 24
COLEMAN -- The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office in Coleman will hold the Coleman County Field Crop Program May 7 at the First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 500 W. Live Oak St. The event will run from 1:30-5:30 p.m. Registration is $15 with an RSVP by May 3 to the AgriLife Extension office […] The post Coleman County Field Crop Program set May 7 appeared first on AgriLife Today.
- Texas A&M AgriLife’s Shippen, Winemiller named 2019 University Distinguished Professors