Workshops are still being selected for 2014. Please take a look below at our fantastic speakers and topics from last year. 

If you are interested in presenting your topic or being a speaker, please e-mail



2013 Details Below:


UFT ticket holders took advantage of several complimentary 45 minute workshops (30 min. content + 15 min. Q&A) designed to jumpstart your very own urban farm or curiosity.

Workshop Topic Presenter Time Location
Permaculture, Wild Foraging,
Hugelkultur, Gardening Practices
Master Gardener & Master Naturalist
on site to answer any question.

Appalachian Feet:
Eliza Holcombe Lord
Nathaniel Lord

All Day GOFO Community Garden
733 Bennett St.
Greenville, SC 29609

Joe Norwood All Day Green Thumb Hydroponics
1230 Rutherford Rd.
Greenville, SC 29609

Healthy Preparations for Disaster
Canning and Preserving

Karen Breen 10a.m. Gofo Office Garden
1040 W. Washington St.
Greenville, SC 20901

It's Alive!
Composting 101

Bruce Adams,
Furman University Farm
11a.m. Furman University Farm
3300 Poinsett Highway
Greenville, SC 29613
Chinese Herbal Medicine

William M. Hendry, DOM

Noon Gofo Office Garden
Sustainable Design
Jennifer Gosnell
1p.m. Gofo Office Garden
Grow Healthy Food w/ Tower Gardens

Erin Kimmell

2p.m. Gofo Office - Inside
Cool Season Gardening

Christy Passannante
Master Gardener

3p.m. Gofo Office Garden


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