Meet Your Environmental & Community Horticulture Agent

Denise DeBusk

Denise DeBusk, DPM, BCE is the Environmental and Community Horticulture Extension Agent. She graduated from the University of Florida with a Doctorate in Plant Medicine (DPM), making her a bonafide plant doctor. She also has a Master’s in Science Education and Bachelor’s in Entomology and Nematology from UF, as well as being a Board Certified Entomologist (BCE) with the Entomological Society of America. Her varied work experience includes: science teacher, extension information specialist, and pest management consultant for the Navy.

Denise’s programming focus will be coordinating the Master Gardener program, Florida-Friendly Landscaping™, sustainable home food production, and 4-H. So, if you have any questions concerning residential horticulture, please don’t hesitate to call the Master Gardener help desk or speak to Denise directly.

 

 
Denise DeBusk
Environmental & Community Horticulture Agent

Denise DeBusk, DPM, BCE
Environmental & Community Horticulture Agent

Questions? E-mail Denise at
ddebusk@ufl.edu