Seminars & Radio

2018 Seminar Schedule Announced!

January 20th: PRUNING TREES - Kyle Clem

February 3rd: FRUIT TREES + LAWNS - Kyle Clem & Rick Hobson

February 17th: VEGETABLE GARDENING - Jack Smith

February 24th: HOW TO MEND AND IMPROVE YOUR SOILGreg Birkenfeld, Co-Owner/President, Soil Mender Products, LP
March 3rd: HERBS - Dr. Robert M. Downs

March 10th - Beekeeping 101 - Alameda Store
Justin Armstrong

March 17th: ROSE PRUNING - Marisa Thompson, NMSU

March 24th - Beekeeping 101 - Osuna Store
Justin Armstrong

March 31st: The Beginning Gardener - Rick Hobson

April 14th: Iris Seminar 

Admission: $10, and you'll get a $10 Gift Card for immediate or future use.

GardenTalk Radio

Join Albuquerque garden experts Rick and Jennifer Hobson on New Mexico GardenTalk.  You can listen and call in on KKOB 770AM — every other Saturday starting at 11:00 AM — to answer all your gardening questions!!!

If you are at a distance from Albuquerque and have a poor signal from KKOB, they also stream the show live on the Internet!  Just click here at showtime!

Rick also can be heard on KNKT 107.1 FM at 8:30 AM every Saturday morning!  Click here to listen online.

Your Host

Rick Hobson

Rick and Jennifer are the owners of Jericho Nursery, and host of the successful call-in gardening show, New Mexico Garden Talk on 770 KOB. Rick worked at Rowlands for over 25 years and is considered an expert in the Albuquerque gardening community and around the state. He has sat on numerous boards, including: the Japanese Beetle Task Force; he was acting president of New Mexico Association of Independent Nursery Industries; and is currently assisting the New Mexico chapter of the Colorado Nursery and Greenhouse Association to create testing programs for nursery, landscape and greenhouse employees.