Wayne Coates

Professor Emeritus


New Crop Development:  All aspects from planting test plots, developing equipment for field operations, processing, through commercialization.
     Example crops: chia, guayule, lesquerella, kenaf, vernonia, salicornia, hesperaloe, jojoba, etc.
Mechanization:  Equipment development for new crops, extensive testing and development experience with tillage systems, spraying systems and forage systems.
for detailed information click on links below

Later Research and Development Program
Previous Research Activities at the UofA

   Curriculum Vitae

   My PhD Thesis
Previous Professional Work

International experience:   Middle East, Central and South America, primarily related to new crop introduction and commercialization.    


Wayne Coates

            1341 Mahogany Court

            Cheyenne Wyoming   82009

                phone 307-632-3571

                email:  wcoates@email.arizona.edu

       Jojoba Harvester

  Photos from a few projects can be seen here
Photos from essentially all projects along with project descriptions and relevant publications can be seen here