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Kendall Kahl

Kendall Kahl

Research Specialist


Ag Science, Room 132



Mailing Address

Department of Soil and Water Systems
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Dr. MS 2340
Moscow, ID 83844-2340

Kahl manages the Soil and Water Resources Lab where much of the research is focused around carbon and nitrogen cycling, earthworm ecology and soil health monitoring in regional conservation agriculture soils and native ecosystems.

M.S., University of Idaho, 2014
B.S., University of Vermont, 2005

  • Soil ecosystem functions
  • Earthworm ecology
  • Soil health monitoring
  • Sustainable agriculture

  • Burke, I., Kahl, K., Tautges, N., Young, F., 2017. Integrated Weed Management, in: Yorgey, G.G., Kruger, C.E. (Eds.), Advances in Dryland Farming in the Inland Pacific Northwest. Washington State University Extension Publication, Pullman, pp. 353–398.
  • Schlatter, D.C., Kahl, K., Carlson, B., Huggins, D.R., Paulitz, T., 2018. Fungal community composition and diversity vary with soil depth and landscape position in a no-till wheat-based cropping system. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol. 94, 1–15.


  • Kahl, K., J. Johnson-Maynard, I.C. Burke. Soil health and economic potential of organic, reduced-till cropping systems in the Palouse. ASA-CSSA-SSA Annual Meeting. Long Beach, CA. Nov. 5, 2014.


University of Idaho

Physical Address:
E. J. Iddings Agricultural Science Laboratory, Rm 242
606 S Rayburn St

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2340
Moscow, ID 83844-2340