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Researching Sweet Potato Harvest

We talk with Josh Massey, Station Superintendent at the OSU Cimarron Valley Research Station in Perkins, Oklahoma on how cover crops effect the soil conditions for the sweet potato harvest. …

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 22nd, 2020 0  

"Popped" Senna Blooms

Host Casey Hentges looks at some showy Sennas that have popped up after a long warm growing season. Senna alata, Candelabra Plant or the Senna didymobotrya, Popcorn Plant? Why not both! Airdate…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 22nd, 2020 0  

Peanut Butter and Sweet Potato Stew

First Host Casey Hentges is at the Mother's Garden outside the Atherton Hotel at OSU, to take a look at and dig up some peanuts grown on campus. Then Extension Food Specialist, Barbara Brown,…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 22nd, 2020 0  

What to know about Mistletoe

Associate Youth Extension, Shelley Mitchell, talks about plant relationships and how some can be harmful. Be sure to watch out for those parasitic mistletoe! Airdate (10/24/20) #4717 Questions? …

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 22nd, 2020 0  

Bundles of Begonias

Host Casey Hentges has some begonias that are as beautiful as they are tough in the sun. Airdate (10/24/20) #4717 Questions? To find out more information about show topics as well as recipes,…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 22nd, 2020 0  

Technology in Dairy (10/17/20)

We take a look at the Ferguson Family Dairy Center and see how technology plays an important part in dairy production. For Extension fact sheets & more visit https://extension.okstate.edu …

From  Kurtis Hair on October 19th, 2020 0  

Freezing Herbs for Longevity

Barbara Brown shows us how to extend our herb harvest by freezing some basil and parsley. For more detailed information and steps, check out our website:…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 15th, 2020 0  

Growing a Garden in a Box

Host Casey Hentges creates an inexpensive box garden with a built in greenhouse that lets anyone grow some cool season crops. Airdate (10/10/20) #4715 Questions? To find out more information…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 15th, 2020 0  

Fruit Tree Demonstration

We travel to the OSU Cimarron Valley Research Station in Perkins, OK to look at the wide variety of fruit species that Becky Carroll, Associate Extension Specialist for fruits and pecans, has growing…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 15th, 2020 0  

Perfect Fall Chrysanthemums

Host Casey Hentges has a vast collection of mums that can add beauty to empty spots in your fall garden landscape. Airdate (10/17/20) #4716 Questions? To find out more information about show…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 15th, 2020 0  

Monarch Butterfly Migration Update

Monarch Butterflies Kristen Baum, OSU Professor of Integrative Biology, gives us an update on the Monarch Migration and the mowing studies on Highway 51. Airdate (10/17/20) #4716 Questions? To…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 15th, 2020 0  

Mealybug Destroyers in Greenhouses

Mealybug Destroyer We talk with Greenhouse Manager, Holly Pasmore, to test out how biological controls are used in the new Teaching Greenhouses at OSU. Airdate (10/17/20) #4716 Questions? To…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 15th, 2020 0  

Catch Bugs in Your Garden with these Traps!

We visit Extension Specialist, Andrine Shufran, in the special bug garden at the OSU Insect Adventure and take a look at the various bug traps you can place in your garden to see some interesting…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 15th, 2020 0  

Combating Algae in Stock Ponds

Mike Miller from Pond Pro Shops in Shawnee, OK has tips for managing algae in stock, farm ponds and large ornamental ponds. Airdate (10/17/20) #4716 Questions? To find out more information…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 15th, 2020 0