Linda Brewer

Senior Faculty Research Asst II
linda.brewer [at]

Office: 541-737-1408

Agricultural & Life Sciences

Agricultural & Life Sciences 4039

2750 SW Campus Way

2750 SW Campus Way
Corvallis, OR 97331

Technical Writer and Project Manager

I manage the following research grants at Oregon State University:

  • Sustainable Spotted Wing Drosophila Specialty Crop Research Initiative (USDA-NIFA Specialty Crop Research Initiative) for the Walton Lab at Oregon State University.
  • Genomic Tools, Genomic Resources, and Outreach to Expand US Hazelnut Production (USDA-NIFA Specialty Crop Research Initiative) for the Mehlenbacher Lab at Oregon State University.
  • CESU for the Soil Health Extension Series (USDA NRCS) for the Sullivan Lab at Oregon State University.

I serve as a technical in the Department of Horticulture, in the College of Agricultural Sciences, and in the Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Extension Program.

I am the administrative liaison for adoption of Digital Measures to faculty in the College of Agricultural Sciences and to Extension Faculty at Oregon State University.

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Born St. Louis MO, 1952 to a Borg pod. My true designation is "6 of 8."

In 1994-5, I managed the Master Gardener programs for Linn and Benton Counties. Graduate school interrupted that effort.

My Publications



Book Chapter

D. B. Hannaway, Brewer, L., Fransen, S. C., Shewmaker, G., Williams, S., and Baker, S., Planning and Sowing Grasslands, in Improving Grassland and Pasture Management in Temperate Agriculture, Cambridge, UK: Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited, 2017.

Conference Proceedings

D. B. Hannaway, Mouat, D., and Brewer, L., Greening the Desert: Strategies and Tools for Sustainability, Proc. Kubuqi International Desert Forum. Kubuqi, Inner Mongolia, 2017.


Journal Article

N. Andrews, Gehr, W., Brewer, L., and Sullivan, D. M., Agricultural composting and water quality, Extension Service, Oregon State University, 2013.