2023 Jacquelyn K. Jones Lecture

Joe Lamp'l

Mizzou Botanic Garden’s annual Jacquelyn K. Jones Lecture is slated for the evening of Thursday, Sept. 14, and will feature Joe Lamp’l, better known as joe gardener®, creator, host and executive producer of the Emmy Award-winning PBS series, Growing a Greener World®, founder of, and creator of the joe gardener Online Gardening Academy™.

He also is the previous host of Fresh from the Garden on the DIY Network, as well as on-air contributor to Today, Good Morning America and The Weather Channel. Past awards include The American Horticultural Society’s B.Y. Morrison Communication Award, which recognizes effective and inspirational communication through print, radio, television, podcasts and other online media.

Lamp’l also will host a public workshop on Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 13, at the Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture.
CCUA is co-sponsoring Lamp’l’s visit.

More details to follow!

MUBG Brown Bag Seminar Series

MUBG Brown Bag Seminar Series


2022 Jacquelyn K. Jones Lecture

Dr. Kathleen Wolf’s slides from this event may be viewed and downloaded here.

Read more about Dr. Wolf HERE.


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