Jill HendersonDateline: Show Me Oz: The Very Best of the Ozarks
Jill Henderson is an artist, writer, author, organic gardener and naturalist. As a life-long organic gardener and seed saver with a passion for sustainable agriculture and local food production, Jill has recently begun authoring and presenting workshops that teach gardeners about current global challenges presented by bio-engineered food crops and how participants can grow and save open-pollinated heirloom seeds. She has published three books including The Healing Power of Kitchen Herbs: Growing & Using Nature's Remedies, A Journey of Season's: A Year in the Ozarks High Country and The Garden Seed Saving Guide: Seed Saving For Everyone. Most recently, Jill began publishing and editing a blog on the Ozarks entitled, Show Me Oz - The Very Best of the Ozarks - located at showmeoz.wordpress.com Jill and her husband Dean have traveled to over fifty countries, including Central and South America, Southeast Asia, Japan, and parts of Africa and Europe. When not traveling around the world or the U.S., Jill and Dean live in the heart of the rugged Missouri Ozarks.