Speaking and Media
You might see Mark's gardening articles in print, hear him on the radio, or catch one of his many classes or lectures.
Mark's talks are enjoyed by a wide range of folks interested in garden, farm and homestead topics. He emphasizes organic vegetable gardening and has spoken on a variety of topics including tomatoes, organic philosophy, garden oddities, composting, soils, and more.
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Bottle Hollow Farm Director of Operations
Mark Murphy at the Rutherford County Farmers Market, 2015.
This lecture covered details of growing organic grain corn in the home garden. Participants learned about open-pollinated heirloom corn varieties and how to grind them to make delicious, fresh cornmeal.
From the Ground Up
In conjunction with the Rutherford County (Tennessee) agriculture Extension service, Mark Murphy contributes articles to the From the Ground Up series in Murfreesboro's Daily News Journal, The Tennessean and Knoxille News Sentinel newspapers.
Some of those articles are available
online at DNJ.com
Tune in to the WGNS Radio Action Line
broadcast on Thursday mornings at 8:05 am, for timely discussions of lawn and garden topics.
Mark contributes to that program on occasion, among a rotating cast of Master Gardeners and Ag Extension personnel.
Volunteer Gardener host Phillipe Chadwick visits with Mark Murphy at Bottle Hollow Farm.
Rutherford County Master Gardeners
Educator of the Year