Talk Back Florida: Talking Gardening and more

Missed part of the show? Here’s a rewind of the program on April 5, 2014.

Talk Back Florida was filled with great guests and information … starting with the latest stats on women in business according to a study by American Express: 8.6 million women owned businesses are in the U.S. generating 1.3 trillion in revenue and employing 7.8 million people. The Tampa Bay Business Journal is hosting “Mentoring Monday” for women in business and TBBJ President and Publisher Bridgette Bellow and Dir of New Operations, Pam Huff talked about the new mentoring program and the “Women in Business” edition of the biz journal.

 

Perfect weather means spending time outside so we talked about lots of different ways to be healthy, eat healthy and garden! From container gardening, community gardening and organic gardening to the impact gardening can have on your psyche, as well as your nutritional and economic well being. We covered the gardening gambit.

Lisa Hickey, Urban Horticulture w/ Manatee County Agriculture & Extension Service – in Partnership w/University of FL

http://solutionsforyourlife.ufl.edu/map/

 

Andrea Hildebran Smith, Executive Director of Green Florida- a network of Community Gardens & Kitty Wallace, Garden coordinator at the Tampa Heights Community Garden
www.tampagardenclub.com

 

More with Andrea and Kitty, plus Rick Martinez, Executive Director of Sweetwater Organic Farms

 

More with Rick Martinez, Executive Director of Sweetwater Organic Farms
www.sweetwater-organic.org

 

Laura Walker, Director of USF Botanical Gardens discusses the 25th Annual Spring Plant Festival
www.gardens.usf.edu

 

Professor Howard Tinsley, Emmertis and research scholar at Western Washington University

 

And with only 10 days to go Tampa CPA Clint Freeman joined the show to share some tax tips and give us the latest updates you’ll need to know if you haven’t filed or need to file a tax extension.

 

It was a great show and we are always glad to hear from you on Talk Back Florida. Email me at Lynn@talkbackflorida.com or call us 1-866-977-4820 & join the conversation!

Talk Back Florida airs Saturday afternoons from 3 – 5 pm on AM 820 News. Also Listen Live on newstalkflorida.com

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