Oak Grove

Campus Grounds

To Do List: June

  • Begin to prune flowering shrubs.  (note: prune after the shrub has flowered)
  • Water new and established plants as needed.  
  • If weather conditions are favorable (not too hot) apply a well balanced fertilizer to your turf.
  • Apply a water soluble fertilizer to annual flowers.
  • As the weather become warmer, raise the mowing height on your mower.
  • Tree pruning can be done at this time.

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Our Mission

The Grounds Department focuses on sustainability, community, and teamwork to provide a safe and beautiful environment for all to enjoy.

Grounds Crew is Honored with Prestigious PGMS Accreditation

The College of Wooster has received a Landscape Management and Operations Accreditation as awarded by the Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS), it was announced by Walt Bonvell, a Certified Grounds Manager (CGM), past president of PGMS and senior grounds lead of Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio. Read more (.pdf).