Hello! This thank you letter is a little summary of what I learned working as the IPM intern (and coordinator for a couple of months) at the Phipps Conservatory in Pittsburgh. I hope this gets you thinking about your own integrated pest management options. I cannot express enough, how grateful I am to the Stanley Smith Horticultural Trust for affording me the opportunity to work … Continue reading What I learned with the Integrated Pest Management Program at Phipps Conservatory and Botanic Garden in Pittsburgh
Still trying to figure out this vlogging thing. I’ve found that the wordpress app is not good at adding video from Youtube. Thanks for watching. I hope you enjoyed it. 🙂 Greenhouse Vloggin’ Continue reading Greenhouse vloggin #2
Just some vloggin in a greenhouse (see title). Sorry if it’s silly; I’m new. I love YouTube, and I think it would be fun to use it to get more involved in the horticulture community. Continue reading Greenhouse Vloggin’
In 2013, I worked for 5 months at Metrolina Greenhouses in Huntersville, NC as a Vic and Margaret Ball Intern Scholar. Every day I rode my bicycle through the flower filled greenhouses; it was the most surreal and best experiences of my life. I was one of about 600 employees in 160 acres of greenhouses; the largest single-site heated greenhouse in the US. … Continue reading 2013 Metrolina Greenhouses AFE Intern Scholarship Photo Book
A few days ago I was visiting my friends at the lovely Freed’s Greenhouse, when one of my former professors showed up by surprise! She had brought her general horticulture class for a tour. Being a nosy plant lady, I couldn’t resist going along with them to learn more about the greenhouses… If you’re nearby Bridgeport, I highly recommend visiting Freed’s! Check out their website … Continue reading Fall Greenhouse Tour!