© 2020 by COMPEDS. All rights reserved.

Speaker's Bureau
Speakers and Presentations

We also provide expert speakers for your organization on horticultural topics.  We present speakers for flower clubs, schools, civic groups and others located in Newport News.  If your organization is located in another Hampton Roads city or county, we ask that you first contact that VCE office with your request for a speaker.

A directory of all the units in Virginia is found here on VCE's website.

Below is a list of some of the topics our speakers present.  If your organization is interested in one or more of these topics, please fill out our form located here.

  • Biochar

  • Butterflies:  Life Cycle & Gardening

  • Composting

  • Container Gardening

  • Enhancing Curb Appeal/Garden Landscaping

  • Fall Gardens

  • Fun Container Gardens

  • Gardening in Hot Dry Summers

  • Herb Gardening

  • Landscaping / Design and Mistakes

  • Lawn Care

  • Local Invasive Plants

  • Native Plants

  • Organic Gardening

  • Perennials

  • Preparing for Winter

  • Pruning

  • Rain Barrels

  • Rain Gardening

  • Rose Care

  • Shade Gardening

  • Shrub and Tree Care

  • Spring Gardening

  • Tea

  • Vegetable Gardening

  • Vermiculture

Requests for specific topics not mentioned above will be considered and an appropriate speaker found.  Call us at 757-591-4838 or contact us if you have a need for a speaker at your next event.