Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018: Grow Native! Professional Member Conference

Grow Native!

The Grow Native! Annual Member Conference is open to Grow Native! Professional Members and their guests. Please click on each program item below for more information about each session. 4.0 CEUs available for Landscape Architects.

To register, sign in below. Registration deadline is Nov. 9. We're sorry that we're not able to offer refunds after the deadline has passed.

For questions about logging in, please call 888-843-6739 or email


Breakfast Sponsor:

St. Louis Composting


Lunch Sponsor:

Missouri Wildflowers Nursery


Event Host:

Mizzou Botanic Garden

11/14/2018 9:00 AM - 8/2/2019 3:30 PM
University of Missouri-General Services Building General Services Building Stadium Blvd and Monk Dr. Columbia, MO 65201


Wednesday, 14 November 2018

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
11/14/2018 8:30 AM
11/14/2018 9:00 AM
Welcome from host Pete Millier, Director of MU Landscaping Services and Mizzou Botanic Garden, and Renée Benage, Grow Native! Committee Chair
9:30 AM - 9:45 AM
11/14/2018 9:30 AM
Kelly Norris, Director of Horticulture and Education – Des Moines Botanical Garden. Click for more info.
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
11/14/2018 9:45 AM
Will Gibson, Down To Earth Services & Green Thumb Gardens. Click for more info.
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
11/14/2018 10:45 AM
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM
11/14/2018 11:15 AM
Robert Hendrickson, Adventure Guide – Next New Planet. Click for more info.
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
11/14/2018 11:30 AM
Renée Benage, Grow Native! Committee Chair
12:25 PM - 12:30 PM
11/14/2018 12:25 PM
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
11/14/2018 12:30 PM
With Scott Woodbury, Jennifer Schamber, and Mike Arduser. Click for more info.
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
11/14/2018 1:30 PM
Mike Arduser, Consultant – Midwestern Pollinator Specialists. Click for more info.
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
11/14/2018 2:15 PM
3:00 PM - 3:10 PM
11/14/2018 3:00 PM
Renée Benage, Grow Native! Committee Chair and Carol Davit, Missouri Prairie Foundation Executive Director
3:10 PM - 3:30 PM
11/14/2018 3:10 PM
11/14/2018 3:30 PM

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