Emily Estep

Emily Estep

Emily Estep is a plant biologist and journalist who has worked for a variety of online news and media outlets, writing about and editing topics that range from film and beauty to science and the automobile industry. Her plant biology degree has a focus on sustainable agriculture, and she’s an expert on growing your own food, environmental sciences, and all topics relating to houseplants.

Highlights

  • Co-managed a student-run, sustainable farm and farmer's market without the use of pesticides and herbicides at Ohio University
  • Published film reviews, interviews, and television recaps for websites such as FilmSchoolRejects.com and Comicbook.com
  • Compiled lists of trending products in the beauty, health, and home industries for Bustle Digital Group

Experience

Emily Estep studied sustainable agriculture and eco-friendly alternatives to fertilizer and soil amendments. At school, she co-managed a student-run farm and its market. Prior to this experience, Emily received a bachelor's degree in journalism and wrote about topics in the entertainment, automobile, and beauty industries.

Education

Emily received a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and a Master's in Plant Biology from Ohio University.

Expertise: Biology
Education: Ohio University
Location: Athens, Ohio

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