Biography & Education
Through the Internet, Upham publishes the weekly Horticulture Newsletter, which is written primarily for homeowners. The newsletter addresses common plant problems, basic plant care, and also features a “Pest of the Week.”
Also, Upham runs the Horticulture Response Center, which was started in 1996. The program is known for its’ Rapid Response' with 90% of questions answered within 24 hours.
- M.S. Turfgrass Science, Kansas State University (1982)
- B.S. Biological Education, Kansas State University (1976)
- Kimberly Williams, Chad Miller, Ward Upham. 2016. Relationship between High School Student Participation in State-level Future Farmers of America Career Development Events and Matriculation at the Host University: A Case Study in Horticulture at Kansas State University. Hort Technology (accepted for publication)
- Cheryl Boyer, Charles Barden, Jason Griffin, Ward Upham. 2011. Pruning Shrubs, K-State Research & Extension Publication MF-2998