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Pesticides, People, Pollinators and the Planet

April 2016 Conference  Presenters


Phyllis Stiles, Executive Director, Bee City USA

Shelley Candel, Bee City Canada

Kim Leval, Executive Director, Northwest Center for Alternatives to Pesticides [NCAP]

Lisa Arkin, Executive Director, Beyond Toxics

Sharon Selvaggio, Director of the Water and Wildlife Program, Northwest Center for Alternatives to Pesticides [NCAP]

Ray Seidler, Retired, former Senior Scientist with Environmental Protection Agency

Mike Oxendine, Landscape Manager, Southern Oregon University

McClane Duncan, Naturopath, Siskiyou Vital Medicine 

Sharon Schmidt, Volunteer Director of Cascade Girl and founder of Oregon Honey Festival

Chris Beekman, Organic Cannabis Farmer

Kathy O'Leary, Owner, Valley View Orchard and Long Walk Vineyard

Donna Breedlove, One Earth Landscape

Tom Landis, Native Plant Nursery Consulting

Jessica Harper, Director of Sustainability for ASSOU, The Farm at Southern Oregon University

Marsha Waite, Instructor, Jackson County Master Gardener

Nicole del Pizzo, Education Director/Riparian Projects Manager, Lomakatsi Restoration Project

Patrica Algara, Principal, Base Landscape Architecture

Mike Gardiner, Chair, Ashland Parks Commissioner, Ashland Parks and Recreation

Aimee Code, Pesticide Program Director, The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation

Dagoberto Morales, Volunteer Director, Unete Center for Farmworker Advocacy

Ron Roth, Co-Owner and Wine Grower, Eagle Mill Farm











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