SPEAKERS

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Siouxland Garden Show

2022 Speaker Schedule

Friday, April 1

 

Speaker Room A

Speaker Room B

9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Stefanie O'Dell, Western Iowa Tech
Use of Native Plants in the Landscape

9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Cindy Haynes, Iowa Master Gardener Program
Master Gardener Program Overview

10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Kelly Norris
New Naturalism, Designing and Planting a Resilient, Ecologically Vibrant Home Garden

 

12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

Aaron Steil, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Frequently Asked Questions for Iowa Gardeners

 

1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Dr. Lina Rodriguez-Salamanca, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Keeping Your Plants Healthy: Common Garden Diseases

1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Sam Wortman, University of Nebraska
Tomato Grafting

2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Dr. Tom Paulsen, Morningside University
Keyhole Gardens

2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Cindy Haynes, Iowa Master Gardener Program
Advanced Seed Starting

3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Dr. Lina Rodriguez-Salamanca, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Safe Mushroom Foraging: Risks and Resources

3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Renee Sweers, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Preserve the Taste of Summer 101

Saturday, April 2

 

Speaker Room A

Speaker Room B

9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Duane Bajema, Dordt University
The Buzz About Honeybees

9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Mike Kintner, Entomologist IDALS
Emerald Ash Borer

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Nick Christians, Iowa State University
Let's Talk Turf

 

12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

Melinda Myers
Ten Easy, Green and Growing Ideas

 

1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Todd Brockshus, Del's Garden Center
Proven Winners Annual Flowers

1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Suzanne Slack, Iowa State University
Fruit Trees

2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Ajay Nair, Iowa State University
Super Duper Gardener 201, Soil Nutrients and Diseases in the Garden

2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Kevin DeBoer, DeBoer Tree Farm
Tree Planting and Care

 

“The Siouxland Garden Show will give area garden enthusiasts a jumpstart on their spring and summer landscape and outdoor planning,” said Carol Larvick, Extension educator at UNL Extension. “This event will have something for novice flower and garden enthusiasts and those who have been gardening for many years.”