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Protecting Watermelon Crops from Wildlife

At the West Watkins Research and Extension Center at Lane, Oklahoma, Jim Shrefler looks at using row covers to protect watermelon crops from curious wildlife animals. Airdate (09/12/20) #4711…

From  Elizabeth Brock on September 10th, 2020 0  

DIY Raised Beds with Planter Wall Blocks

In this segment of Oklahoma Gardening Host Casey Hentges builds some simple and inexpensive raised beds in our vegetable garden by using a planter wall block. Airdate (07/11/20) #4702 Questions?…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 6th, 2020 0  

Top 5 Shade Gardening Tips

In this segment of Oklahoma Gardening Host Casey Hentges has the top 5 things that you need for a great shade garden. 1. Try variegated plants and using different textures in foliage 2. Varying…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 6th, 2020 0  

Tomato Variety in Lycopene

Lynda Carrier, OSU Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, has some great performing tomatoes for the home garden that are also potentially healthier because of their high lycopene content. These…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 6th, 2020 0  

Casey's Vegetable Garden Update

In this video of Oklahoma Gardening, we get an update on Casey's raised bed and trellis vegetable garden that we planted earlier this spring. It appears that around this time of year we start to…

From  Elizabeth Brock on June 26th, 2020 0  

Identifying Powdery Mildew on Your Plants

OSU Plant Disease Diagnostician, Jen Olson, identifies powdery mildew on squash plants and gives us a few tips on how to manage it in our gardens. Be sure to check out this fact sheet for more in…

From  Elizabeth Brock on June 26th, 2020 0  

Leon Sloan's Recycled Wicking Container

Oklahoma Gardening visits with Leon Sloan in Kingston, OK from last November, 2019 to find out how to create one of his famous wicking buckets from recycled materials to help reduce trash found in…

From  Elizabeth Brock on May 15th, 2020 0  

Living Mulch in High Tunnels

OSU Vegetable and Food Crop Specialist, Lynn Brandenberger, shows how he is using a 'crimper' on his living mulch in his high tunnel raised beds to reduce the amount of weeding, heat…

From  Elizabeth Brock on May 8th, 2020 0  

Direct Sowing in Raised Beds

In this episode of Oklahoma Gardening, Host Casey Hentges direct sows squash, Black Beauty Zucchini, moonflowers, and cucumbers in a raised bed. Airdate (05/02/20) #4644 Questions? To find out…

From  Elizabeth Brock on May 1st, 2020 0