Kate certified as a Master Gardener in Virginia in 2001 and has continued to be active in 6 states. She is currently active in Ocean County, NJ where she tends a community garden and shrub area as well as hot line duty. She is also a popular regional speaker. As a garden writer Kate has written for local and regional newspapers and magazine as well as online sites. Kate hosted the America’s Home Grown Veggie Show for over 5 years, before taken over the Master Gardener Hour. Kate is currently writing a book on growing veg in small places, which will be on the market in early 2016.
- The popularity of gardening (As food prices rise, almost 50% of Americans say they have gardened in one way or another during the last 12 months)
- In times of drought
- Urban Gardens
- Garden as a status symbol
- Keeping animals out of the garden
- Beginning gardeners
- Steve’s bad back
You can find out more about Kate from her web site Kate Copsey.