Westport Community Gardens


Invites you to attend


Expert Speaker Series, at the Garden


Rick Stecher

Renowned environmental expert, teaching courses both in organic and traditional applications. Rick will touch on topics such as organic pest control & abatement, soil conditions, pH levels, plant nutrition and maximizing plant growth.


This series is open to the community

Sunday, July 8 at 5:30 PM


At the Community Garden, 13 Hyde Lane

On the grounds of Long Lots Elementary School



Rick Stecher              Connecticut “Master Gardener”

State licensed Horticulturist; Supervisor Pesticide License CT # S-1542

20-year instructor at NCC Adult Education

Horticulture industry since 1974 Organic “expert” since 1987

N.O.F.A. accredited “Organic Land Care Specialist”

WNLK Garden Party 1984 through 1996, WSTC Weekend Gardener 1996 through 2000

Gardening “expert” guest on The Fairfield Exchange local cable Television 1984 – 1994                                                               Consultant, lecturer, speaker, teacher, practicing organic technician.

Member CT. NOFA & Long Island LIOHA


Questions? Mary Ann West   cell 554-3964