Amanda Rose Newton

Amanda Rose Newton

Amanda Rose Newton is equally passionate about the horticulture and pest control worlds and holds over a decade's worth of experience in both. Coming from an agriculture background, Amanda Rose appreciates infusing these practices into the principles of permaculture and urban gardening, hoping to improve the yields and food security individuals see from their efforts. Also a seasoned beekeeper and beneficial insect fanatic, Amanda Rose strives to protect these valuable contributors to our environment and enjoys opportunities to work with others to find the safest pest control solutions for any garden or home.


  • Board Certified Entomologist
  • Certified Horticulturist, Florida Association of Nursery Landscape and Growers
  • Certified Pesticide Applicator
  • Certified Fertilizer Applicator
  • Certified Green Industry Best Practices Instructor
  • Certified Master Beekeeper, Florida, Georgia, Virginia


Amanda Rose Newton has a decade's worth of experience in both the academic and professional sides of horticulture and entomology. Her focus is on educating gardeners to use sustainable practices that will lead to improved food security and quality for the next generation.


BS, Biology, George Mason University

MS, Entomology, University of Nebraska Lincoln

MS, Plant Health Management, Ohio State University

PhD, STEM Education, Florida Institute of Technology

Expertise: Entomology, Horticulture, Gardening, Beekeeping, Pest Control, Food Preservation
Education: Florida Institute of Technology, University of Nebraska
Location: Melbourne, Fl
Title: Board Certified Entomologist

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