Xinyi Tu

S431 Soils
439 Borlaug Hall
1991 Upper Buford Circle
St. Paul, MN 55108
Education: 
B.S in Environmental Science, minor in soil science at University of Minnesota-TC, Geographical Sciences Education at Liaoning Normal University

Introduction

Home town: Dalian, a beautiful coastal city located in the northern part of China.

Interests: Everything about food. Cooking, gardening, exploring cultural food diversity. Watching movies.

Research

Soil Nutrient Management. I am currently working on using Solvita test kits and traditional aerobic and anaerobic incubation methods to estimate the mineralizable soil N and evaluate whether fertilizer recommendations could be improved based on these tests.

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