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Leonie Shanahan

Biography:

      Author, Educator, Presenter, founder of Edible School Gardens program, and freelance garden writer. Set up Edible School Gardens program in over 20 schools
  • 2010 author of Eat Your Garden for Home and Schools, which simplifies organic gardening through vibrant photographs that compliment the easy to read instructions
  • 2012 presenter of Edible School Gardens DVD, where Eco films documented my 12 month Edible School Gardens Program as a How to Guide for teachers and parents
  • Performs organic gardening workshops from my organic property
  • Writes a newsletter about organic gardening
  • Conducts gardening workshops at garden expos, environmental events, community gardens, libraries and schools
  • Runs training workshops for parents and teachers
  • Public speaker at conferences, seminars, forums and garden expos
  • Written articles in Clean Food Organic, Bud Organic Magazine
  • Awarded Living Smart award in recognition of my dedication and professionalism in permaculture education and advocacy for edible school gardens program

Qualifications

  • Advanced certificate in horticulture/certificate 3 in horticulture
  • PDC Permaculture Design Certificate
  • Certificate In Sustainable Agricultutre – NTS and Dr Arden Anderson

Website: www.edibleschoolgardens.com.au

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