This week Joe Lamp’l interviews Ornamental Entomologist Suzanne Wainwright-Evans. Fasten your seatbelts because this show is loaded with information. Suzanne talks about the best way to attract beneficial insects, discusses the truth about buying beneficials, the good and bad of root nematodes and how to deal with Japanese beetles, and the latest in alternatives to plastic pots…
Hi everybody, it’s Joe Lamp’l and welcome to Growing a Greener World. This is a show for people who love to garden and spend time outdoors, and who really care about environmental stewardship.
This week, its an interview with Suzanne Wainwright-Evans. Although she may not be a household name to home gardeners, she’s a superstar and in huge demand as a consultant to the horticulture and nursery industry. Her title is Ornamental Entomologist but just for today; simply think of her as a walking encyclopedia of great sustainable gardening information. I only recently met Suzanne but I was so impressed, I immediately invited her on the show. Today we finally catch up for an interesting conversation.
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Intro to Suzanne Wainwright-Evans
Suzanne Wainwright-Evans might be one of the first people I’ve met in the green industry with a busier road schedule than me! But it’s no surprise. She’s an industry veteran of over 18 years with degrees in Entomology and Environmental Horticulture. But it’s her unique skills as an Ornamental Entomologist, specializing in Integrated Pest Management that keeps her in high-demand within the green industry. She’s the owner of Buglady Consulting and when she’s not looking for insects in a greenhouse or nursery, chances are she’s writing for trade magazines or lecturing professionally to industry groups, which is where I fist met her and had the pleasure of seeing this impressive presenter in action. Two months later, we finally caught up to speak…
Suzanne Wainwright-Evans Interview (not transcribed)
Suzanne Wainwright-Evans is an Ornamental Entomologist to the green industry and owner of Buglady Consulting. To learn more, you can go to her website at bugladyconsulting.com or visit our website and watch the television episode where we feature her. And remember, if you have a comment about today’s interview or anything at all for that matter, you can call us at 206.337.0375 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Buglady Consulting: www.bugladyconsulting.com
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