Nathan Donley puts down roots in the Ohio State ATI greenhouse

Nathan Donley has joined the Ohio State ATI staff as greenhouse manager. Nathan is a 2009 graduate of the greenhouse production and management program and has worked for Cedar Lane Farms in Wooster and The Chef’s Garden in Huron as well as working his way up the ranks as grower’s assistant, finish grower, section grower, head grower, and senior section propagation grower for Timbuk Farms, a major commercial greenhouse operation in Granville, Ohio. There, Nathan was responsible for controlling crop quality in as much as 15 acres of indoor and outdoor growing space. His experience includes flowering and foliage plant crops as well as edible flowers and herbs. Nathan and his wife live in Perrysville and have two young children.