Battlefords News-Optimist Contributors

Patricia Hanbidge

Patricia Hanbidge

Patricia Hanbidge is the owner and principal of the Saskatoon School of Horticulture that was launched in 2005. As principal of SSH, Hanbidge inspires students by her belief in the industry and her dedication to a superior educational environment for the students and colleagues with whom she participates.
Being immersed in the horticulture industry for over 30 years has established Hanbidge as a well-known and respected horticulturist , speaker and consultant. She is the author of nine published books and has hosted a newspaper column for more than 30 years.
To bring a little bit more excitement to the world of horticulture and learning, Patricia organizes and hosts conferences and events from small, intimate gatherings to international conferences. If you are looking for a special occasion in another location, she also is a seasoned guide with the ability to show you a once in a lifetime experience on one of her many hosted holidays. Her most recent hosted holidays featured tours of the most exquisite gardens of England and Italy. It matters little whether Patricia joins you within our own continent or overseas - an enjoyable and exciting experience is guaranteed.

Recent Articles


Popular News Optimist

Community Event Calendar

Find out what's happening in your community and submit your own local events.