The 2016 Farwest Show, August 25-27, in Portland, OR, and its ‘Women in Horticulture’ networking event will bring women in horticulture together to establish connections, share opportunities, and encourage involvement to advance the industry.
The event will celebrate the vital roles women are playing in today’s business and spotlight the life and work of featured guest, Jenny Peterson, garden designer and owner of J. Peterson Garden Design.
The gathering takes place on Friday, August 26 from 3:30p-5p in VIP Room B at the Oregon Convention Center. Women professionals from across the industry and nation will mix and mingle in a time of sharing and will have a chance to visit with Peterson and learn more about her work and life.
In addition to running a successful design firm, Peterson also is a writer, author, and speaker. As a breast cancer survivor, she specializes in educating others on how gardening helps enhance the quality of life, healing from the inside out and helps to create balance and wellness.
For more information about ‘Women in Horticulture’ networking and Jenny Peterson, visit www.FarwestShow.com.