Calvin R. Finch, Ph.D., Horticulturist and Director
Texas A&M Water Conservation and Technology Center
to read Dr. Finch's articles.
If Dr. Jerry Parson's is the ying
then Dr. Calvin Finch is the yang. Each Saturday and Sunday afternoon
Dr. Finch is one of the two experts who answer your gardening
questions on Milberger's Gardening South Texas. So what are his
Dr. Finch holds a bachelor's from
Bemidjl State University in Minnesota, a master's from Stephen
F. Austin State University and a doctorate from Texas A&M University.
He has been recognized at the state and national level for his
work with youth gardening programs, including the Green Brigade
program for at-risk youth and the Master Gardener program. His
work with the Master Gardener and urban horticulture programs
merited for him the Superior Service Award from the Extension
Service in 1996. In 1998 he received the Vice Chancellor's Award
in Excellence in Extension education presented by the Agriculture
Program of The Texas A&M University System.