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Instructor - Economics


  • M.S., Agribusiness Management, Mississippi State University
  • B.S.A., Agriculture, Arkansas State University

Teaching Specialties

  • Commodity Futures Markets


  • Winrock International
    • Nigeria (2012)


Mr. Stiles is a native of Arkansas, and grew up on a cotton and soybean farm in Lee County. He received a B.S. degree in agribusiness and economics at Arkansas State University in 1993. He earned a M.S. degree in agribusiness management at Mississippi State University in 1995. From 1996 through 1998, he was employed with Farm Credit Services of Eastern Arkansas and Farm Credit of Southwest Florida as a commercial lender providing working capital, intermediate term, and mortgage credit to agriculture producers and agribusinesses.

Scott joined the University of Arkansas System, Division of Agriculture in 1999 and is based at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro with a 100 percent extension appointment. He provides individual assistance to row crop producers in the areas of farm management, commodity marketing, and agriculture policy. Scott frequently speaks at meetings around the Midsouth on commodity markets and is a contributing writer and analyst for many ag media publications