2008 Tatter Scholarship Recipients

Taylor Smith (Michigan State University) 

Taylor is an undergraduate student in the Department of Crop and Soil Science. She has been involved in 4 different summer internships with different agricultural companies, heavily focused on the specialty crop industry in Michigan. After graduation Taylor would like to become a crop consultant to fruit and vegetable growers.

Ajay Nair (Michigan State University) 

Ajay is working on his PhD in the department of Horticulture at MSU. His research focuses on strategies to develop and improve sustainable farming practices in cucumber and tomato production systems in the great lakes area. He plans on graduating in 2010 and continue in a university or a research institution working in specialty crops.