Timothy Elkner

  • Extension Educator, Vegetable and Fruit
Timothy Elkner
1383 Arcadia Road
Room 140

Lancaster, PA 17601-3184
Work Phone: 717-394-6851

Areas of Expertise

  • Commercial Vegetable Production
  • Commercial Small Fruit Production
  • Commercial Tree Fruit Production

Tim is a commercial horticulture Extension Educator based in Lancaster County. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Ag Sciences from Rutgers University, a master’s degree in Horticulture from Clemson University and a Ph.D. in Horticulture from Virginia tech.

His programming focuses on integrated crop management of vegetable and fruit crops. He assists growers with production issues including disease and insect management, fertility, irrigation and variety selection. He is experienced working with conventional field as well as high tunnel and greenhouse production systems.