9:30am – 10:30am||Joshua Silva: Healthy Soils for Healthy Plants
Joshua Silva, Jr. Extension Agent, Urban Horticulture and Master Gardner Coodinator, 247-3478; email@example.com
"Healthy" levels of soil pH, texture, organic matter, nutrients, and other soil properties allow for healthy plants to grow.
Joshua has a Masters Degree in Soil Science from CTAHR at UH-Manoa, and is now working as an Extension Agent on Kauai-development urban horticulture programs, including coordination of the Masters Gardners program.
10:30am – 11:30am||Dr. Ted Radovich: Moringa and Other "Superfoods"|
Theodore J.K. Radovich Ph.D is an Associate Specialist Department of Tropical Plant and Soil Sources, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 3190 Maile Way. St John 102, Honolulu, Hawaii 96822
A dynamic presenter, Dr. Radovich specializes in sustainable and organic farming systems and ecological practices. He is interested in yield and quality of food crops. Learn about Moringa ("malungaay") and other healthy choices for the home landscape.
11:30am - 12:30pm||Laura Kawamura: Phytochemicals for Good Health|
Lauara Jean Kawamura, M.P.H,. R.D.N., is a University of Hawaii CTAHR Kauai Extension Educator, 4-H Department of Family and Consumer Sciences Kauai Extension Office, 3060 Eiwa Street, Lihue, Hawaii 96766-1881; firstname.lastname@example.org
Learn how foods from the garden can contribute to good health. Laura is a Registered Dietician Nutritionist, and likes to experiment with healthy cooking in her spare time.
12:30pm – 1:30pm||Kathryn Fiedler: Food Safety & Good Agricultural Practices|
Dr.Kathryn Fiedlr, is a Jr. Extension Agent, Invasive Species Detection and Mitigation; 274-3477; email@example.com
Come and meet Kauai's newest Extension Agent. Kathryn has worked with food crops on the mainland and abroad. Food safety practices will be discussed for everyone, with emphasis on the home gardner.