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Calvin Bey
USDA Forest Service, Forest Management
P.O. Box 96090
Washington DC 20250
phone: (202) 205-1547
fax: (202) 205-1551
specialty: trees

Harbans L. Bhardwaj
Agriculture Research Station
Virginia State University
PO Box 9152
Petersburg VA 23806
phone: (804) 524-6723 or 5151
fax: (804) 524-5950
specialty: kenaf

Stanford Blade
Ph.D., P.Ag. Plant breeder/agronomist
New Crop Development Unit
Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development
Edmonton, Alberta T5B 4K3
Canada
phone: (403) 422-1789
fax: (403) 422-6096
e-mail: blade@agric.gov.ab.ca
specialty: low-THC fibre hemp

Peter Bretting
USDA/ARS
North Central Region Plant Intro Sta
Iowa State Univ, Dept. of Agronomy
G 212 Agronomy
Ames IA 50011
phone: (515) 294-7967
fax: (515) 294-4880
e-mail: nc7pb@ars-grin.gov bretting@iastate.edu
specialty: Proboscidea

James Brewbaker
University of Hawaii
3190 Maile Way
Honolulu HI 96822
phone: (808) 956-7985
fax: (808) 956-3894
e-mail: brewbake@uhunix.uhcc.hawaii.edu
specialty:
Leucaena spp.
Acacia koa Gray

Anthony Capelle
Cebeco-Handelsraad
31 Blaak Rotterdam
PO Box 182
NL-3000 AD Rotterdam
The Netherlands
phone: 3110-45-44253
fax: 3110 41-45746
specialty: hemp

Alejandro Ching
Alternative Crop Research and Development Center
Northwest Missouri State University
106 Valk Bldg
800 University Drive
Maryville MO 64468-6001
phone: (816) 562-1126
fax: (816) 562-1900
e-mail: 0100003@acad.nwmissouri.edu
specialty:
kenaf
luffa

Charles Cook
USDA/ARS
2413 East Hwy 83
Weslaco TX 78596
phone: (210) 969-4812
fax: (210) 969-4800
e-mail: cg-cook@tamu.edu
e-mail: cook@pop.tamu
specialty:
crotalaria
kenaf

Robert Dufault
Clemson University CREC
2865 Savannah Hwy
Charleston SC 29414
phone: (803) 766-3761
fax: (803) 571-4654
e-mail: bdflt@clemson.edu
specialty: sweetgrass

Peter Felker
Texas A&M University
Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute
Campus Box 218
Kingsville TX 78363
phone: (512) 595-3966/3922
fax: (512) 595-3713
e-mail: kfpf000@taiu.edu
specialty: semi-arid crops
discussion groups:
cactus_l@taiu.edu
prosopis@taiu.edu

Dan Kugler
USDA/CSREES
342 Aerospace Bldg
Washington DC 20250-2260
phone: (202) 401-6861
fax: (202) 401-5179
e-mail: dkugler@reeusda.gov

Mark E. Kurtz
Delta Research and Extension Center
Mississippi State University
PO Box 197
Stoneville MS 38776
phone: (601) 686-9311
fax: (601) 686-7336
specialty: kenaf

Gilbert L. Lovell
USDA/ARS
1109 Experiment Street
Flynt Bldg
Griffin GA 30223-1797
phone: (404) 228-7255
fax: (404) 229-3323

Robert McDaniel
Univ of Arizona
7015 E Calle Cerca
Tucson AZ 85721
phone: (602) 621-3357
fax: (602) 621-7186

Steve McLaughlin
University of Arizona OALS
845 N Park Ave
Tucson AZ 85719
phone: (602) 741-1691
fax: (602) 741-1468
e-mail: spmcl@ag.arizona.edu
specialty: hesperaloe

Lenis Nelson
Univ. of Nebraska-Lincoln
Agronomy Dept
Lincoln NE 68583-0915
phone: (402) 472-1489
fax: (402) 472-7904
e-mail: agro068@unlvm.unl.edu
specialty: milkweed

Andrew W. Scott, Jr.
Rio Farms
Rt 1 Box 326
Monte Alto TX 78538
phone: (512) 262-1387
fax: (512) 262-1138

James Smart
USDA/ARS
2413 East Highway 83
Weslaco TX 78596
phone: (512) 969-4829
fax: (512) 969-4800

Charles S. Taylor
Kenaf International Ltd.
120 E. Jay Avenue
McAllen TX 78504
phone: (210) 687-2619
fax: (210) 687-2045
specialty:
kenaf
sunn hemp

Ir Gerrit J. van Roekel
Presidio Box 29363
San Fransisco, CA 94129
Tel 415.561.6546
Fax 415.561.6474
roekel@fiberfutures.org
specialty: non-wood fibers

Louis J.M. van Soest
Center for Genetic Resources
CPRO-DLO
Post Bus 16
Wageningen 6700 AA
The Netherlands
phone: 31-8370-77011
fax: 31-8370-18094
specialty: hemp

Charles L. Webber III
USDA/ARS/SCARL
PO Box 159
Hwy 3 West
Lane OK 74555
phone: (405) 889-7395
fax: (405) 889-5783
specialty: kenaf

George A. White
USDA/ARS
National Clonal Repository
University of California
Davis CA 95616
phone: (916) 752-7009
fax: (916) 752-5974
specialty:
kenaf
Crotalaria juncea (Sunn hemp)

F.D. Wilson
Western Cotton Research Lab
4135 E Broadway
Phoenix AZ 85040
phone: (602) 379-3524 ext. 229
fax: (602) 379-4509
e-mail: fwilson@asrr.arsusda.gov
specialty:
cotton
kenaf
roselle