Dr. William Lester holds a graduate degree in Plant Medicine from the University of Florida and currently works for UF/IFAS Extension in Hernando County, FL. Combining a mix of horticultural knowledge and management skills, his current responsibilities include teaching the public and working closely with county and professional clients. As a frequent guest on radio and writing for local newspapers, his goal is to put complex scientific findings into language that can be understood by school age children and the general public alike.
Posts by William Lester:
- American Beautyberry: An Easy Grow Beauty and Biodiversity Knock-Out
- Shiny-leaf Wild Coffee Brings Life to Troublesome Shady Spots
- Spring Insects Are Returning!
- What Are Those Piles of Sand???
- The Importance of Proper Insect Identification and Responsible Control
- A Flourishing Future: The Benefits of Growing a Home Forest Garden
- Bringing Extension Classes to New Communities
- What Is Not Killing Your Tree: Spanish Moss
- Tea Thyme: Herbal Tea Gardening
- Don’t Let This Disease Take Your Lawn!