Named by Organic Gardening as one of "... 6 young horticulturists who are helping to shape how America gardens", author, and repeated guest on public radio's The Splendid Table, Joseph blends science and humor in fun, informative presentations
Monarch Butterflies add beauty and grace to our gardens; and these pollinators need our help! Blending science, art and spirit, Susie Vanderlip shares all you need to know to enjoy and help save these complex creatures. Adults & kids all LOVE Bflies!
Andrea Bellamy is the author of Small-Space Vegetable Gardens (Timber Press, 2015), and creator of Heavy Petal (heavypetal.ca), a blog devoted to urban organic gardening.
As garden editor for Mother Earth News, I love sharing the latest news on organic gardening with all types of groups, especially Master Gardeners and organic growers' groups.
Susan is a Midwest-based home gardening expert, specializing in creative solutions for container, herb, vegetable and ornamental design. A warm and engaging presenter, Susan leaves her audience feeling inspired and ready to 'play' with plants.
Riz Reyes is a Seattle-based garden & floral designer, horticultural consultant and speaker. As an avid plantsman, he works with a diverse palette of unusual plants and enjoys sharing his knowledge and experience to enthusiast gardeners worldwide!
Meleah Maynard is a Minneapolis-based writer and Master Gardener who speaks frequently on how to avoid common gardening mistakes, building good soil and getting rid of weeds without chemicals, new plants for cold-climates and organic gardening.
Enjoy being entertained and inspired by floral expert, Sharon McGukin. Sharon captivates her audiences by demonstrating fast, easy, fresh flower tips and techniques. Your attendees will learn, laugh, and leave with exciting, new DIY decorating ideas.
"Strolling the Garden, Camera in hand", is about garden photography and how you can take better pictures in the garden. It's a dynamic visual presentation filled with example images so you can learn to see light, different angles & composition.