Speakers Theatre

Located in Hall A ~ a full range of industry experts and guest speakers will be on hand to provide information on hot topics, plant materials, landscaping and more.

Speaker Theatre Schedule (Hall A)

Schedule of events subject to change

Friday, March 24

12:00pm | BEST SEED & COMPANION PLANTING BENEFITS

Vicki Berg – Early’s Farm and Garden Centre

2:00 p.m. | FOOD PRESERVATION – MAKING THE MOST OF MY GARDEN
Noelle Chorney – The Gardener Magazine

4:00 p.m. | HEUCHERA “CORAL BELLS” – 2017 SASKATCHEWAN BLUE CROSS GARDENSCAPE PLANT OF THE YEAR
Jackie Bantle – University of Saskatchewan Plant Sciences Dept.

6:00 p.m. | YOUR BACKYARD ORCHARD – FRUITS FOR SASKATCHEWAN

Dr. Bob Bors – University of Saskatchewan, Plant Sciences Dept.

Saturday, March 25

10:00 a.m.  | WHERE DO I START A LANDSCAPE DESIGN

Luke vanDuyvendyk –Dutch Growers | Garden | Fasion

12:00 p.m. | WHAT’S NEW IN 2017 AND WORKS IN SASKATCHEWAN?
Rick vanDuyvendyk – Dutch Growers | Garden | Fasion

1:00 p.m. | DESIGNING WITH MAINTENANCE IN MIND
Kyla Ledingham – Innovation Place

4:00 p.m. | DESIGNING MY OASIS ON A BUDGET
Natalie Walliser – University of Saskatchewan, Landscape Architect

Sunday, March 26

11:00 a.m. | HEALTHY GARDEN PRACTICES FOR YOU AND YOUR GARDEN

Adrian Werner – Food Bank & Learning Centre, Lisa Howse – Saskatoon Compost Coaches & Shannon Dyck – City of Saskatoon

3:00pm | WHEN IT RAINS, IT POURS IN MY GARDEN! WATER MANAGEMENT IN MY YARD.

Matt Moses – Barkman Concrete

FEATURE EXHIBIT – HALL E

The Science of SuperDogs is a fun and interactive show that gives audiences a chance to see The President’s Choice SuperDogs doing amazing things while learning more about the science that makes ALL dogs super. Combining smart, funny interludes with awesome athletic events, The Science of SuperDogs explores communication between man and dog, training versus behavior, scent detection and more, including myths about dogs AND facts about dogs that are even stranger than myth! And after the show you’re invited to meet the SuperDogs at their famous Pat N’ Chat™!

SHOW SCHEDULE:
Friday – 3:30pm, 5:30pm & 7:30pm
Saturday – 11:30am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm & 5:30pm
Sunday – 11:30am, 1:30pm & 3:30pm