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Show Host Tom Wichman Wins Award

We’re proud to announce that Gardening in a Minute has won a Silver Award of Achievement from the Garden Writers Association.

Tom Wichman, the "voice" of Gardening in a Minute, has been awarded for On-Air Talent, Radio from the Garden Writers Association as part of the organization’s 2012 GWA Media Awards.

Tom is the state coordinator for the Florida Master Gardener Program.

Celebrating its fifth year, Gardening in a Minute is a production of the UF/IFAS Center for Landscape Conservation and Ecology, IFAS/Extension, and WUFT-FM.

Garden Writers Association is the national organization for garden professionals, including book authors, staff editors, syndicated columnists, freelance writers, photographers, radio and television personalities, extension agents, and more.

As a Silver Award recipient, Tom will also be eligible for a Gold Award at the GWA 2012 Awards Banquet on October 15, 2012 in Tucson, AZ.