McFarland receives Regents Fellow Service Award
Dr. Mark Lee McFarland of the Department of Soil and Crops Sciences was recognized as a 2008 Regents Fellow Service Award for his work as state soil fertility specialist and state water quality coordinator. McFarland has conducted more than 250 field-applied research projects and delivered more than 520 education programs to Texas agricultural producers and land managers. Since 2000, he has coordinated the Southern Region Water Quality Program, a multi-university collaboration. His award was conferred during the December meeting of the Texas A&M System Board of Regents.