Rick Waldren

Richard (Rick) Waldren

Emeritus Professor

B.S., Agronomy, Kansas State University, 1969

M.S., Crop Physiology, Kansas State University, 1973

Ph.D., Crop Production, University of Nebraska, 1977

Area of Focus

Plant Science Teaching

Courses Taught

  • AGRO 131, Plant Science
  • AGRO 132, Plant Science Lab
  • AGRI/NRES 103 Food, Agriculture, and Natural Resource Systems
  • AGRO 431, Site-specific Crop Management


  • Martin, J.L., R.P. Waldren, and D.L. Stamp. 2006. Principles of Field Crop Production, Fourth Edition. Pearson Prentice Hall. 954 pp.
  • Waldren, Richard. 2003. Introductory Crop Science, Fifth Edition. Pearson Publishing Co., Boston. 335 pp.
  • Boehner, P, L. Moser, R. Waldren, and R. Shearman. 1997. Advanced Degrees in Agronomy: Value Perceptions from the North Central Region of the United States. J. Nat. Resour. Life Sci. Educ., 26 (2):170-176.
  • McCallister, D.L., R.P. Waldren, L.E. Moser, and R.C. Sorensen. 1993. A Teacher-Initiated Course Review Process. NACTA J. 37 (1):25-28.
  • Waldren, R.P. 1992. In-class Exercises to Improve Learning in a Lecture Class. NACTA J. 36(1):38-40.