Organic Gardening Talks & Presentations

Score a Professional Garden Speaker for your Group or Event

debby ward, organic gardening coach

Does your organization need a fresh organic gardening speaker? 

Perhaps you are putting together an online summit and want to enhance your lineup.

Debby is a professional speaker with over 30 years of experience.  Below are some topic ideas, although if you don’t see exactly what you are looking for, use the form at the bottom of this page to make a specific request.  We are happy to create a custom talk for you.

5 Most Popular Topics Are:

  • Maximize Your Garden Space
  • How to Start a Veggie Garden
  • Companion Planting – Plants Helping Plants so You Work Less
  • Build Soil & Water Less – The Key to Garden Success
  • Organic Pest Management

Garden Planning & Design:

  • How to Choose Where to Put What on Your Landscape
  • Four Season Garden Planning
  • Fall & Winter Gardening for Four Season Harvest
  • Companion Planting – Plants Helping Plants Means You Work Less
  • Attracting Beneficial Insects to Your Garden
  • Grow Food in the Shade
  • Plant a Pizza Garden
  • Fruit Tree Guilds

Container Gardening:

  • Success with Container Gardening
  • How to Start a Container Garden

Organic Methods:

  • Build Soil that Grows Great Plants for You
  • Seed Starting Made Simple
  • Plants & Seeds – Safe Buying Guide   
  • Composting – Traditional & Biodynamic
  • Biodynamics for the Home Garden
  • Organic Weed Management
  • Why & How to Mulch

Grow Great Series:

  • Grow Great Tomatoes
  • Grow Great Lettuce
  • Grow Great Squash, Melons & Cucumbers
  • Grow Great Root Veggies
  • Grow Great Berries
  • Grow Great Fruit Trees – The Basics
  • Grow Great Cool Season Crops that Rock Your Winter


  • Herb Propagation
  • Herb Gardening
  • Health Benefits of Common Kitchen Herbs
  • Herbs for Stress
  • Herbs for Diabetes
  • Introduction to Western Herbalism

Family & General:

  • Organic Gardening for Families
  • Why Garden Organically
  • Why Grow Your Health
"Love the passion & dedication to growing -you live what you teach .. powerful"
Akila Nayak
Fortune Builder Coach
“Wow, you are so inspiring and passionate when you speak, not to meantion the expert knowledge you pass on. Thank you!"
“Learning from Debby, a gardener who has been gardening since she was 5 years old, and who has trained Master Gardeners, is priceless."
Jeannie Iacovazzi
Sustainable Development Professional
debby ward organic gardening speaker
"Debby is a rare combination of knowledgeable gardener, talented landscape artist and designer, herbalist, teacher, coach, speaker, manager - the list is endless."
Margret loves taking prior unity garden classes
Margret Brady
Happily retired Mom into herbs, Tai Chi and all things healthy
Debby has trained master gardeners
“Debby’s warm and engaging style was instrumental in building my self-confidence. She imparted knowledge and experience in a comfortable and fun way."
healther loves to dance and garden, be part of our gardening community
Heather McPahil
Dance Instructor
debby loves to do talks for events

Talks & Presentations:

  • Can be any length from 15 minutes to weekend seminars. Hour Sessions are the most popular.
  • All can Include handouts and/or worksheets for an extra fee.
  • All have PowerPoint presentations
  • If you don’t see exactly what you are looking for, use the Speaker Request Form to request a custom talk
  • Rates vary

Want to host a class or course? We can also teach our classes at your space or for your group.

Debby with the largest single kale plant she has grown to date
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