The Weekly Dirt with Jessica Damiano

Hey, there!

I'm a garden consultant, speaker, author, Cornell University Cooperative Extension-trained master gardener and multiple award-winning journalist with more than 15 years’ experience offering expert planting, growing and troubleshooting advice to home gardeners in my nationally syndicated Newsday Garden Detective column. And now I’m off on my own, coaching gardeners, authoring books and calendars, and writing this newsletter, which was awarded in the Best Newsletter category in the 2021 PCLI Society of Professional Journalists annual Media Awards.

When you sign up, you’ll get full access to the Weekly Dirt, the ability to submit questions for consideration in the Q&A section, and timely gardening advice, instruction, news and trends every week, sent straight to your inbox.

Get the dirt

Be part of a community of people who share your love of gardening. Join the conversation— or start your own— in the comments threads of each edition. I’ll often stop by, as well

To find out more about the company that provides the tech for this newsletter, visit Substack.com.