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Safely Assessing Damage done to Trees

Oklahoma Service Forester, Riley Coy, with the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food, and Forestry, gives us tips and advice on how to safely assess the damage done to your trees. Go to…

From  Elizabeth Brock on November 5th, 2020 0  

Symbiotic Mutualism Plant Relationship

OSU Associate Extension Specialist, Shelley Mitchell has another interesting mutual plant relationship for us out at The Botanic Garden at OSU. Airdate (11/07/20) #4719 Questions? To find out…

From  Elizabeth Brock on November 5th, 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  

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  

Trees in an Urban Landscape at Scissortail Park

In this episode of Oklahoma Gardening we travel to Scissortail Park in Oklahoma City to see how they are creating an urban forest. Sam Grimmett, an Arborist for Scissortail Park, gives us some tips…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 21st, 2020 0  

Managing Pecans for a Better Harvest

Becky Carroll, Fruit and Pecan Extension Specialist, teaches us how getting rid of some of our immature pecans can make for a better harvest. You can find more information at: Oklahoma Pecan…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 14th, 2020 0  

The Vitex Blue Puffball

In this episode of Oklahoma Gardening Host Casey Hentges has a showy shrub called the Vitex 'Blue Puffball' Chaste Tree. Don't let the name fool you, it is a shrub! Airdate…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 6th, 2020 0  

Monitoring Oklahoma City's Urban Trees

Welcome to a new season of Oklahoma Gardening! We visit with Brian Dougherty, Program Manager for the Oklahoma City Community Foundation, to find out how the City of Oklahoma City is working to…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 6th, 2020 0  

Take Precautions Against Emerald Ash Borer

In Oklahoma City we talk with Riley Coy, a Service Forester, to see how the city government is working with the Oklahoma Forestry Services to prepare for the Emerald Ash Borer in order to maintain a…

From  Elizabeth Brock on June 29th, 2020 0  

A Guarantee to Pruning Trees

Urban & Community Forestry Coordinator, Mark Bays, has some useful tips on how to prune our trees. We go over the 3-Cut Technique and the Tree Pruning Checklist: make sure to remove the dead…

From  Elizabeth Brock on May 15th, 2020 0