Dr. Paul Bullock is a retired Professor and former Head, Department of Soil Science, University of Manitoba. He has a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture and a M.Sc. in Soil Science from the University of Saskatchewan and a Ph.D. from the Centre for Resource and Environmental Studies, Australian National University. Prior to joining the University of Manitoba, Dr. Bullock had several years of experience in global operational crop yield forecasting at the Weather and Crop Surveillance department of the Canadian Wheat Board as well as development of remote sensing applications for field crops with Noetix Research Inc. His research covers a range of topics in agrometeorology including modeling weather impacts on crops, assessment of weather-based production risk and soil moisture modeling and measurement techniques. He was a co-investigator for two different subprojects under the recently-completed CAP Ag Action in MB research initiative on dealing with extreme moisture in Manitoba.