Lucas Haag was raised on a diversified dryland farming and ranching operation near Lebanon, Nebraska along the Kansas/Nebraska line. He received his B.S. in Ag Technology Management, an M.S. in Agronomy, and his Ph.D. in Agronomy (crop ecophysiology) from Kansas State University. He is currently an associate professor of agronomy and Northwest Area Agronomist with Kansas State University stationed at the Northwest Research-Extension Center, Colby, Kansas. He has extension agronomy responsibilities for 29 counties in northwest and north-central Kansas. He conducts research and extension activities in a variety of areas but specializes in precision ag and dryland cropping systems. Lucas is a Certified Crop Advisor and serves on the Kansas CCA Board as well having membership in ASABE, ASA, CSSA, and SSSA. Lucas also remains actively tied to production ag as a partner with his brothers in Haag Land and Cattle Co.