Classes

AEC 340 Human Resource Management in Agriculture

AEC 302 Agricultural Management Principles

Online Publications

Please see Vita for complete list of publications.

Programs/Centers

Kentucky Agricultural Leadership Program

University of Kentucky Income Tax Seminar Program



Steve Isaacs

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303 Charles E. Barnhart Bldg.
Lexington KY 40546-0276

Phone: 859-257-7255
Fax: 859-257-7290
E-mail: sisaacs@uky.edu

Education
Ph.D.University of Tennessee 1992
B.S.University of Tennessee1986

Extension Professor
Extension Coordinator

Farm Management

Co-Director, Kentucky Agricultural Leadership Program
Director, UK Tax Education Program

Current Projects

Dr. Isaacs serves as co-director of the Kentucky Agricultural Leadership Program and director of the UK Income Tax Seminars.

Career Highlights

Outstanding Extension Program awards from the Southern Agricultural Economics Association in 1998 and 2006
Outstanding Extension Program awards from the Kentucky Association of State Extension Professionals in 1998, 2004, 2006, 2013 and 2015
Outstanding Extension Program award from the American Agricultural Economics Association in 2006
UK Alumni Association Great Teacher Award
The Gamma Sigma Delta Master Teacher Award
The Joe T. Davis Outstanding Advisor Award
The MD Whitaker Outstanding Extension Specialist Award
The Honorary American FFA Degree
Delivered the keynote address at the American Agricultural Economics Association Extension Section awards luncheon. Pittsburgh, PA. July 25, 2011.

About My Work

My mission is to communicate sound economic and management principles to diverse audiences in a manner appropriate for each.

Highlighted Publications

Isaacs, Steve. Financial Oversight for a Nonprofit Organization. CLD 2-11 with accompanying facilitator guides. KY Extension Leadership Development. 2012.

Isaacs, Steve. Influencing Others with the Stories You Tell. CLD 1-4 with accompanying facilitator guides. KY Extension Leadership Development. 2011.

Isaacs, Steve. Understanding and Dealing with Conflict. CLD 1-7 with accompanying facilitator guides. KY Extension Leadership Development. 2011.

Lee, Chad, Steve Isaacs, Rodney Grusy. Grain Farming Primer for Landowners. ID-155. Univ. of Kentucky, College of Agric. April 2005.

Woods, Tim and Steve Isaacs. A PRIMER for Selecting New Enterprises for Your Farm. Agricultural Economics Extension Series 2000-13, 2000.

Isaacs, S.G.; K. Roe; and G. van der Hoeven. 'Agricultural and rural income tax education over the years: an extension education program of the land grant universities.' Proceedings of the International Farm Management Associationís 19th Congress. Warsaw, Poland. July 2014.

Isaacs, S.G., L.A. Powers, G.T Lineberry, and T. Scharf. Enhancing Cattle Handling Safety with the Work Crew Performance Model. Journal of Agricultural Safety and Health 14(3): 261-271. 2008.