Keynote Speaker - Chris Beytes

Chris Beytes is editor of GrowerTalks and Green Profit magazines and author of the widely read weekly e-newsletter Acres Online, which reaches 22,000 horticulture industry folks in 66 countries.
Join Chris at The Growing Edge 2018 for his sessions on:

American Trends for Australian nursery and garden businesses
Capture ideas and innovations hot off the press from the US
Tuesday 20 February, 9.50am (Auditorium)

Innovative management and marketing strategies for nursery and garden businesses
Practices you should be doing in business, to keep ahead of your competition
Tuesday 20 February, 2.05pm (Tasman)

Future for nursery and greenhouse crops.
What will nursery and greenhouse practices look like in 10 years? Your tips for starting your transition now.
Wednesday 21 February, 11.50am (Auditorium)


Chris is a graduate of the University of Florida with a degree in journalism and a minor in ornamental horticulture. A former greenhouse owner with his wife, Laurie, Chris has been with Ball Publishing since 1993. In that position, Chris travels the U.S. and the world to stay current on the latest horticultural production, marketing and retailing technologies and trends. Highlight of his career (thus far) including interviewing King Willem Alexander of the Netherlands, and emceeing (twice) the International Grower of the Year awards in Germany
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