Ken Crowther has been running a landscape company since 1966. During that time he has run a retail nursery in Abridge in Essex moving from there 10 years ago to new premises in Epping . He has been working for BBC Essex for over 25 Years, and has had his own program since 1992. He has broadcast from all the major gardening events across the country including Chelsea Flower Show, Hampton Court Flower Show and Gardeners World Live, as well as attending local gardening events in Essex. His hour Saturday programme where a guest expert joins him answers listeners gardening questions. The programme then has additions of tips and advice added and is put up as a podcast .
He is now concentrating on World Radio Gardening answering your emails.
Geoff Hodge is a gardening writer, author and broadcaster, writing for gardening magazines and websites. He has written seven gardening books, including four for the Royal Horticultural Society.
Adam Pasco has been a leading gardening journalist in the UK for over 30 years, successfully launching and editing BBC Gardeners’ World Magazine for 22 of these. He now works from his own media company, Adam Pasco Media, as a consultant to the gardening industry.
During his career he has been editor of five national gardening magazines, a gardening columnist for The Daily Telegraph, contributed to numerous books, and was a presenter and judge for BBC Gardener of the Year.
Andrew Tokely is Seed Purchasing Manager for Kings Seeds in Essex. He has over 30 years Horticultural experience , gained from his 11 years in the Nursery trade, 21 years at Thompson & Morgan and his time with Kings seeds. Andrew is a very keen gardener growing a wide range of Vegetables for the kitchen and for Exhibition on his allotment in Capel St Mary Suffolk. He also loves growing Leeks and Onions on his plot as well as over 1000 bedding plants and a large collection of Begonias in his garden.
Owen Ward loves the outdoors and radio, so putting the two together is a perfect match! With over a decade working and volunteering on various radio stations, Owen has gained a number of national awards. Also, his wife works at a large Garden Centre so he gets to hear about all the latest trends in garden shopping.