Bill  Braunworth


Water use
Bill Braunworth
Department Head

In December 2013, Bill Braunworth was named Head of the Department of Horticulture at Oregon State University. He holds the BS in general agronomy (1975) and the MS in Crop Science (1977) from Colorado State University, and the PhD in horticulture (1986) from Oregon State University.

OSU Campus
Department of Horticulture
(541) 737-1317


  • Crop water use
  • Weed management
  • International agriculture



Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Extension Program Leader; Associate Professor 
Oregon State University Extension Service & College of Agricultural Sciences

Horticulturalist, Assistant Professor
Oregon State University -  Horticulturist at the Bvumbwe Agricultural Research Center, Limbe, Malawi

Weed Management Specialist, Assistant Professor, Oregon State University
Weed Management Extension Service

Office of International Research and Development, Oregon State University

Graduate Research Assistant, Oregon State University

Agronomist, Egypt Water Use and Management, Cairo, Egypt

Area Agronomist, Extension Field Faculty Colorado State University
Prowers County Cooperative, Extension Service

Outreach and Extension

Braunworth, Jr., W.S., J. Breen, 2006. Extension veterinarian staffing and AES and AgES for Klamath County. Not peer reviewed.

Braunworth, Jr., W.S. 2005. Extension Agriculture Program Work Area Plan of Work for the 2005-2007 Biennium. OSU Extension Service. Pp 64. Peer reviewed.

Braunworth, Jr., W.S. 2000. Extension Agriculture Program, OSU Accreditation Report, OSU College of Agricultural Sciences.1p. Peer reviewed.

Fun Fact

Bill is an avid downhill skier and cycler. He and his wife, Diana, have four children.