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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  

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  

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