In this magnificent book of photos, farm worker and resident Ryan Martin shares all the beauty that Gainesway Farm has to offer from morning to night, season-by-season.
Product #: B23-1670(BHP)
Author: Ryan L. MartinPages: 80Publisher: Chicago Spectrum PressISBN: 978-1-58374-235-8Cover Type: Hard CoverSubtitle: The Stewardship Of An ArboretumFeature Text: Now Available!
ABOUT THE PRODUCT
After fifteen years of working and living on Gainesway Farm as the Director of Horticulture, Ryan Martin has immense appreciation for this historic land. In Gainesway: The Stewardship of an Arboretum
he shares the photos he has taken over the years and tells the story of this tremendous place in the Bluegrass of Kentucky.
In 1998, Gainesway became an Institutional member of the American Public Garden Association and the first nationally accredited horse farm to be given arboretum status in the world. To this day, Gainesway is one of the most bio-diverse horse farms world wide.
"I truly believe that every day my crew and I work at Gainesway is another day spent building a paradise for Gainesway and its clients." -- Ryan Martin
About the Author:
Ryan Martin was born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky. He pursued his interest in horticulutre from a young age when his mother owned a greenhouse company. Ryan enjoys many outdoor activities such as hiking and backpacking, and broadening his awareness of plants.
Before coming to Gainesway, Ryan had extensive experience working with botanical gardens, arboretums, and conducting field research. He has lived and worked on Gainesway Farm for fifteen years as the Director of Horticulture. He has a wife and a young son.