EARTH ADVOCATES RESEARCH FARM
30 Myers Road
Summertown, Tn. 38483-7323   U.S.A

Phone:        (931) 964-4151
Fax:           (931) 964-4228


Hours: 7:00 am-5:00 pm CST  M-F
Visits By Appointment Only
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1.     Evolving Year-Round Home Food Production and Self Reliance
Prepared for the Food Summit December 2014 Vanderbilt University
2.    
Finding and Siting Perennial Food Producing Plant suitable for Middle Tennessee
Prepared for the Nashville Food Summit December 2013, Green Door Gourmet Restaurant
3.
  Edible Landscaping – A New Look at Multi-function Home Landscapes
Prepared (prep.) for MTNA (Middle Tennessee Nursery Association) Education Session October,
2011 & for the Nashville Food Summit, Lipscomb University, December 2011
4.
  Bamboo Pests and Problems
prep. for Tennessee Agricultural Field Day, August 2009
5.
  Agro-Foraging
prep. for North American Bioregional Conference at “The Farm”, Summertown, TN
6.
  River Cane, A Unique Woody Grass
prep. for Grasses Symposium, Raleigh, NC, 2002 & for the Society of Economic Botany
Conference, Duke University, NC, June 2005
7.
  Hardy Bamboos for Landscapers & Nurserymen
prep. for Gulf States Horticultural Expo, Mobile, AL, Jan. 2005
8.
  Earth Healing with Bamboo – Ecoservices, Bioremediation, Agroforestry
prep. for  25th Anniversry ABS (American Bamboo Society) Annual Meeting, Huntington Gardens,
CA, Oct. 2004
9.
  Temperate Bamboos; a non-timber forest product of great value
prep. First World Congress of Agroforestry, Orlando, FL, June 2004
10.   
Bamboo in the Landscape:  Selecting, Siting, Installing, Maintaining, & Removal
prep. for SNA (Southern Nursery Association) Tech Shop 2004, Atlanta, GA
11.   
One hundred plus years of Bamboo in the U.S.A.                                              
prep. for International Workshop on Bamboo                         
Industrial Development & Utilization in Xianning, China 2003
12.  
Examples of Bamboo Furniture (slides w/commentary)                                                
prep. International Training Workshop on Bamboo Furniture Processing                        
Technologies in Wuzhishan City, China 2003
13.  
Propagating Temperate Bamboos  (Poster Session)                                                
prep. IPPS (International Plant Propagator's Society) Southern Region Conference 2003
14.  
Some Lesser Known Hardy Bamboos with  Landscape Potential
prep.  Southern Plant Conference 2003 Nashville, TN
15.  
Phyllostachys:  The Temperate Bamboo Tree Grasses
prep. Belgian Bamboo Society 2002
16.  
Bamboo 101
prep. Southern Nursery Association Tech Shop 2001
17.  
Bamboos as Groundcovers
prep. Virginia Professional Hort. Conference 2000
18.  
A Week at La Bambouseraie de Prafrance
prep. ABS Annual Conference 1999
19.  
Production of Bamboo in the Nursery
prep. Gulf States Hort. Expo 1999
20.  
Bamboo in the Landscape – Dispelling Myths and Exploring Possibilities
prep. Gulf States Hort. Expo 1999
21.  
Growing Bamboo in the U.S.
prep. The French Bamboo Society 1999
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2   Bamboo into the 21st Century
prep. the French Bamboo Society 1999
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3.  Dawn in the West – Bamboo Agroforestry in the U.S. – A New Crop for Small Farmers
prep. The Assoc. for Temperate Agroforestry Conference 1999 in Little Rock, AR
24.
 Beginning with Bamboo
prep. Tennessee Flower Show 1999
25.  
What is Bamboo, How does it Grow
prep. Tennessee Nursery and Landscape Association Short Course 1999
26.  
Siting and Managing Bamboos in a Zoo Environment
prep.  Assoc. of Zoological Horticulture 1998 Denver, CO
27.  
The Roles of Bamboo, Traditional and in the Future
prep. International Erosion Control Society 1998 Nashville, TN
28.  
Handling Big Bamboos
prep. Tierra Seca Chapter/ABS 1996 Tucson. AZ
29.  
Uses of Bamboo
prep. ABS Annual Meeting 1993 Boston, MA
30.  
Hardy Bamboo for Zoos
prep. Assoc. of Zoological Horticulture 1993 Cincinnati, OH
31.  
Introduction to Permaculture
For Landscaping with Native Plants Conference, Cullowhee, NC
32.  
Edible Wild Plants
For Eastern Permaculture gathering at Heathcote in Maryland
Illustrated Presentations on Bamboo
and
Other Useful Plants

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