abc
QUICK LINKS:

Who is Melinda Meyers?

Updated: 04/21/2014 4:32 PM
Created: 03/23/2012 5:09 PM WDIO.com

Melinda Meyers
Melinda Meyers

About Melinda Myers:

Nationally known gardening expert, TV/radio host, author & columnist Melinda Myers is known for her gardener friendly and practical approach to gardening and has more than 30 years of horticulture experience in both hands-on and instructional settings. She has a bachelor’s degree in horticulture from The Ohio State University and a master’s degree in horticulture from University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is a certified arborist and was a horticulture instructor with tenure.

She hosts the nationally syndicated Melinda’s Garden Moment segments which air on TV and radio stations throughout the U.S. and Canada. She is a columnist and contributing editor for Birds & Blooms magazine and writes the twice monthly “Gardeners’ Questions” newspaper column. Melinda also has a column in Gardening How-to magazine as well as Wisconsin Gardening magazine. Melinda hosted “The Plant Doctor” radio program for over 20 years as well as seven seasons of Great Lakes Gardener on PBS. She has written articles for Better Homes and Gardens and Fine Gardening and was a columnist and contributing editor for Backyard Living magazine.

For her work, community service and media presence, Melinda has received recognition and numerous awards, including the Garden Globe Award for radio talent and the Quill and Trowel Award for her television work, both from the Garden Writers Association. She has also received the Garden Communicator’s Award from the American Nursery and Landscape Association and the Gold Leaf Award for Arbor Day from the International Society of Arboriculture.

Melinda speaks at many of the major flower and garden shows and garden events throughout the country each year. For more information, click here. Or to get a list of the upcoming events she’ll be speaking at check out her appearances.

For more gardening information, visit Myers’ web site www.melindamyers.com

Front Page

  • Sen. Tammy Baldwin Talks Opioids with Ashland Officials

    Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.) sat down with local leaders in government, law enforcement and social services Wednesday afternoon. The focus was heroin, opioids and methamphetamines and what resources they have - or not - to prevent and combat the problem. 

  • Ashland Wet Dredge Project to Expand

    A wet dredge project has been in a pilot phase since April, but the EPA and Wisconsin DNR have given crews the OK to extend the work into a new area. Excavators are removing contaminated sediment from the bottom of the lake and disposing of it. 

  • Public Learns More About How to Fix Minnesota Slip Contamination

    Sediment in the Minnesota Slip in Duluth is contaminated from a century of industrial use, and to get public feedback on how to solve it, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency held an open house Monday night. 

  • State Patrol: Alcohol Involved in Similar Interstate-35 Collisions

    Two separate, but nearly identical crashes on Interstate-35 this week near Duluth are raising questions but even though the two scenes are close together,  law enforcement said the area is not to blame. Blood test results on the drivers involved are still pending from the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, however the Minnesota State Patrol said there's evidence that alcohol was a factor in both of the crashes. 

  • Gap Loans to Stimulate Lincoln Park, Spirit Valley Business Development

    Opening a business in Duluth's Lincoln Park or Spirit Valley neighborhoods may now be within reach for more entrepreneurs. City of Duluth officials rolled out "Advance West" on Wednesday, a pilot loan program to help small businesses purchase or improve old buildings there.  

 
Advertisement