Managing Global Resources for a Secure Future

2017 Annual Meeting | Oct. 22-25 | Tampa, FL

53 Special Session Symposium--Improving Synergistic Activities between the Agro-Ecosystem and Botanic/Public Garden Communities

Oral Session
Special Sessions
Invited speakers presenting on the topic of Botanic Gardens/Production Ag Outreach.
Monday, October 23, 2017: 9:30 AM-11:30 AM
Tampa Convention Center, Room 36

Moderator:
Ari Novy
Organizer:
Ari Novy
9:30 AM
Introductory Remarks
9:35 AM
Agriculture and Public Garden Collaborations Yield Meaningful Impacts.
Sarah Beck, American Public Gardens Association
9:50 AM
Exposed: Science Isn't Just for Scientists.
Jerry Glover, US Agency for International Development; Jim Richardson, National Geographic
10:05 AM
10:35 AM
Rising to the Challenge.
Jeff Kuehny, LSU
10:50 AM
Conservation Planning for Crop Wild Relatives Brings Botanic Gardens and Agricultural Organizations to the Same Table.
Colin K. Khoury, CIAT - Intl Center for Tropical Agriculture; Stephanie Greene, USDA-ARS; Karen A. Williams, USDA-ARS; Chrystian C. Sosa, CIAT- Intl Center for Tropical Agriculture
11:05 AM
Presenting Agriculture in the Urban Context.
Ari Novy, Leichtag Foundation
11:20 AM
Discussion
11:30 AM
Adjourn
<< Previous Session | Next Session >>
See more from this Division: Special Sessions