Peeper, Tom 2011 PMA

Peeper, Tom 2011 PMA

Tom Peeper, 2011 Professional Master Agronomist, Dept of Plant and Soil SciencesDr. Tom Peeper
Professor of Weed Science
Warth Distinguished Professor in Agronomy
OSU Plant and Soil Sciences
34 years at OSU!

 

 

Native of Apache, Oklahoma and graduated from Apache High School.  Received a B.S. in Agronomy from OSU in 1967, and a M.S. in Agronomy (Weed Science) from OSU in 1969 under Dr. Paul Santelmann.  Served as a Commissioned Officer (attaining rank of Captain) in the U.S. Army, including a year in Viet Nam with the First Cavalry Division (Airmobile).  Received a Ph.D. in Weed Science, with a minor in Toxicology, from North Carolina State University. Activities included developing weed control tactics/technologies in wheat, notill wheat research, biological control of bindweed, and initiation of Okanola Project to introduce winter canola to Oklahoma wheat growers.