Martin Carrasquillo Mangual
Ottawa County Extension Office
Dairy Extension Educator
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Martin is a dairy educator serving Allegan, Barry, Kent, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oceana and Ottawa counties.
Martin J. Mangual earned his Bachelor's in Biology from the University of Puerto Rico Cayey Campus where he also worked on his family’s farm - igniting his passion for animal science. He then earned a Master’s in animal science with a concentration in dairy nutrition from MSU. Mangual worked as a research assistant during his graduate studies and was involved with teaching guest lectures on animal nutrition, dairy nutrition and dairy feed management courses. He says being a dairy educator with MSU Extension allows him to be involved with producers in the field and gives him the opportunity to inform communities about the importance of agriculture in their daily lives and provide them with accurate information about dairy farming practices.