Tim Ohlwiler is the horticulture extension agent in the Fauquier County Extension Office. He brings a wealth of educational and horticulture experience to this position.
Ohlwiler comes to Extension after teaching 8th grade Agriscience at Taylor and Marshall Middle Schools in Fauquier County for the previous five years. As a graduate of Virginia Tech he has both a Master’s degree in Agricultural and Extension Education and a Bachelor’s degree in Horticulture from Utah State University.
Tim has worked on an orchard and berry farm, as well as in the cut flower, and turf and landscape maintenance parts of the horticulture industry.
Ohlwiler serves both the commercial and home owner horticulture needs. Tim works with nurseries, landscapers, orchards, vineyards, small fruit growers and vegetable growers. In cooperation with local Master Gardener volunteers, Tim also serves homeowners by helping to answer landscape problems and follow good environmental practices. Ohlwiler also serves Culpeper, Rappahannock, Madison, and Orange Counties.