LAURA PETERS is a certified Master Gardener with over 30 gardening books to her credit. She has worked in almost every aspect of the horticultural industry in a career that has spanned more than 20 years. She passionately believes in organic gardening and food security, and she loves to share her knowledge with fellow gardeners and environmentalists alike.
PATRICIA HANBIDGE is founder and head of the Saskatoon School of Horticulture. She is a former coordinator of the University of Saskatchewan's Master Garden and Prairie Horticulture Certificate programs. Patricia is a regular contributer to gardening columns in newspapers throughout Saskatchewan.