Kenneth Cropper, Ph.D., is the research coordinator for the turfgrass program at the University of Kentucky. He earned his Ph.D. (2015), M.S. (2009), and B.S. (2007) degrees all from the University of Kentucky Crop Science program. His graduate projects primarily focused on cultural and biological control methods for dollar spot on creeping bentgrass. Since then, he has expanded his efforts to examine alternative control methods for several different disease and weed pests including brown patch, spring dead spot, crabgrass, johnsongrass, and most recently moss.