Arthur Temple College of Forestry and Agriculture


Ina Brundrett Conservation Education Center, 2900 Raguet Street, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX 75962.  6:30 refreshments/social, 7:00 PM lecture followed by an exciting plant raffle! For more information, contact us: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Jan 11 - Danny Carson, Moody Gardens, Galveston, TX. "Behind the scenes at Moody Gardens; why 1100 employees is never enough."

Feb 8 - Cindy Mcclimans, Landscaper, Houston, TX. "Creating Unique Landscapes by Cindy McClimans."

Mar 8 - Frantisek Majs, SFA Soils Laboratory Director, Nacogdoches, TX. "Everything you wanted to know about composting but were afraid to ask."

April 12 - Amanda McWhirt, University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR. "I have a thorny issue to discuss: Blackberry Basics"

May 10 - James Wilhite, Wilhite Landscaping, Tyler, TX. "Planting by the moon, Rhyme or Reason"

June 14 - Darren Duling, Director Mercer Arboretum, Houston, TX. "Orchids Underfoot; Flora of the Island of Crete."

Jul 12 - Janet Carson, Extension Horticulture Specialist, University of Arkansas, Little Rock, Arkansas. "Blinding color in the garden"

Aug 9 - Jay Spiers, Auburn, AL. "Alternative fruit crops for a changing Gulf South; what's on the horizon."

Sept 13 - Kathyrn Fontenot, LSU, Baton Rouge, LA. "You say Tomato, I say Tomahto, Let's cut the whole thing off."

Oct 11 - Andrew King, TAMU Horticulture, College Station, TX. "You Can Take the Boy out of East Texas but you can't take the Azaleas out of his garden; Growing Ornamentals in a Challenging Environment."

Nov 8 - David Creech, SFA Gardens, Nacogdoches, TX. "SFA Gardens, where good ideas meet insurmountable obstacles."

Dec 13 - Mark Weathington, JCR Arboretum, Raleigh, NC. "Beyond Tire Planters, Gardening in the South."