Joyce NewmanJoyce H. Newman is an Emmy Award-winning environmental journalist, educator, and gardener. She holds a Certificate in Horticulture from The New York Botanical Garden and writes frequently for its blog, ‘Plant Talk.’  She also writes for GardenCollage.comEdibleBronx.com, and other lifestyle, news, and gardening sites.

Earlier in her career, she founded Consumer Reports Television, where she  produced  documentary and children’s programming on consumer and environmental topics. She currently lives, writes, and gardens in New Rochelle, New York.