This is our speaker schedule for 2018, subject to change:

01/18    Ronald Cave, director of U.F. Indian River Research & Education Center
02/15    Darryl McCullough, Sweetsong Groves, Sarasota
03/15    Louise King, Fruit & Spice Park–Hurricane preparation
04/19    Garima Kakkar, U.F. citrus  agent–work UF does on citrus problems
05/17    Nathaniel Reed, Florida conservationist–The politics of agriculture in Florida
06/21    Dr. Ann McMullin of Indian River State College
07/19    Mike Winterstein, Subtropical Horticultural Research Station
08/16   Alex Salazar, Tropical Acres Farm–Mangoes!
09/20   Ann Nyhuis, of A Garden’s Glory
10/18    Brian Patterson of The Tomato Store: Hydroponics
11/15     Ira Smith, club member & tropical fruit expert: Annonas
12/20    Annual Christmas party

01/17   David Erickson, CEO of ECHO near Fort Meyers, FL
02/21   Annmarie Gray from Pinders Nursery–Edible flowers & herbs
03/21.  Paula Smith, club member & tropical fruit expert: Indiantown Community Garden
04/18   Christian Miller, Extension Agent PB County–Common Fruit Tree Issues and How to Avoid Them
05/16   Jeff Schorner owner of Al’s Family Farms–Oranges & Vidalia Onions
06/20   Mike Meier, Ground Floor Farms in Stuart on Urban Farming
07/18   Louise King, Fruit & Spice Park: Mangos and other Stars of the Park
09/19   Amir Rezazadeh, Fruit & Field Crops Agent, St. Lucie Co. Extension
11/21   Diane Cordeau, Carl Frost of Kai-Kai Farm
12/19   Annual Christmas party