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OKG: Wattle Fencing in Home Gardens

We visit the local Bustani Plant Farm and talk with owner, Steve Owens, for tips and ideas related to the wattle fence he has incorporated into his demonstration garden. Airdate (10/16/21) #4816 …

From  Daniel Farris on October 15th, 2021 0  

Using Straw Wattles in the Garden

Host Casey Hentges shows us how we can use a straw wattle, tubes of rice straw manufactured for use in the control and prevention of erosion, to line a perimeter around a garden bed. Airdate…

From  Elizabeth Brock on September 8th, 2021 0  

Growing lots of Produce in a Small Space Pallet Garden

Casey wanted to give us an update about the many variety of plants we have growing in our little 4x4 pallet garden we constructed a few years ago. You can grow a lot of produce even in a small space!…

From  Elizabeth Brock on September 8th, 2021 0  

Row Covers to help Prevent Squash Bugs

We travel to Lane, Oklahoma where Jim Shrefler, the South Eastern Oklahoma Area Horticulture Specialist, gives us an update on the yellow squash research they have going on and how different fabrics…

From  Elizabeth Brock on September 8th, 2021 0  

Warm Season Plants in Cover Crop Beds

Host Casey Hentges is getting an early planting of some tomatoes and peppers out in the cover crop beds and getting them prepared for the warmer weather ahead. Airdate (04-10-21) #4741 Questions?…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 31st, 2021 0  

Hugelkultur and Keyhole Gardens on the Best of Oklahoma Gardening (#4724)

0:00 Welcome to Oklahoma Gardening! 1:23 Today on the Best of Oklahoma Gardening We are finding a use for all the downed trees and other yard debris by creating unique planting beds that help to…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 30th, 2021 0  

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