Author: annelanderson

Bulletin – April 2019 – V86(04)

•  "Throw it Outside and See What Happens," with Alan LaVergne (April meeting) •  Annual Award Meeting & Potluck Dinner, with Horticulturist of the Year winner Kristin Yanker-Hansen (May meeting) • April "Coffee in the Garden"— A Trio of Member Gardens in SF •  May "Coffee in the Garden" in Davis • "What's in a … Continue reading Bulletin – April 2019 – V86(04)

Gardenlust: A Botanical Tour of the World’s Best New Gardens

Gardenlust: A Botanical Tour of the World’s Best New Gardens

with Chris Woods Monday, March 18, 2019 For three years, Chris Woods traveled the world seeking out contemporary gardens and found fifty of the best. With wit and humor, he describes the most arresting features in public parks in exotic locations like New Delhi and Dubai, mission-redefining botanic gardens in Chile and Australia, and the … Continue reading Gardenlust: A Botanical Tour of the World’s Best New Gardens

CRISPR Technology: Genome Editing for Agriculture

CRISPR Technology: Genome Editing for Agriculture

with Susan Jenkins, Ph.D., Innovative Genomics Institute, UC Berkeley Monday, January 21, 2019 Crops around the world face ongoing threats of biotic and abiotic stresses, which are only being exacerbated by climate change. The challenges to supply adequate and safe food over the next several decades, at a time when the global population will reach ten billion, are real. … Continue reading CRISPR Technology: Genome Editing for Agriculture