Advisory Committees

WCROC Advisory Committee

Paul Anderson, State Representative (Starbuck)

Grant Anderson, Production agriculture, swine (Belgrade)

Michael Flint, Farmer and independent agronomist (Elbow Lake)

Frank Forcella, Ag Researcher (Morris)

Dennis Gibson, Production agriculture, energy (Montevideo)

David Johnsrud, Production agriculture, crops (Starbuck)

Brian Kruize, Morris Coop (Morris)

Paul Mahoney, AgCountry Farm Credit Services (Morris)

Natasha Mortenson, Ag Educator (Morris)

Bob Schmitt, Seed dealer (Spicer)

Steve Stassen, Pork producer (Kerkhoven)

Tim Swedberg, Nursery owner (Fergus Falls)

Terry VanderPol, Production agriculture, grassfed beef (Montevideo)

Horticulture Advisory Committee

Keith Davison, District Court Judge - retired (Morris)

Roger Boleman, Former director of UMM Media Services - retired (Morris)

Sue Gooch, Former host of Prairie Yard & Garden, Master Gardener (Alexandria)

Steve and Diane Henry, Master Gardeners (Alexandria)

Randee Hokanson, Director of Stevens Couty Historical Museum - retired, Master Gardener (Morris)

Mike Holland, Owner, Glenwood Floral & Nursery (Glenwood)

Dennis Johnson, WCROC faculty scientist of organic and sustainable dairy research - retired, Master Gardener (Morris)

Margaret Kuchenreuther, UMM Professor in Plant Ecology, Conservation Biology, and Prairie Ecology and Management (Morris)

Jody Olson, Master Gardener (Canby)

Ryan Pesch, Extension Educator, CSA owner/operator (Fergus Falls)

Linda Retzlaff, Educator - retired (Morris)

Beth Russell, Extension Educator - retired (Montevideo)

Ward Voorhees, Director, USDA Soils Lab - retired (Morris)

Ron Wienhold, Owner/operator of River Glen Gardens (Long Prairie)

Larry Zilliox, Former host of Prairie Yard & Garden, Extension Educator - retired (Alexandria)