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2020 & 2021 Recordings- (scroll to bottom for latest show)

Archived Recorded sessions - Full recording, Audio recording, Documents and other resources used in the show. 


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How to choose seeds for gardening success - guest Bobbie Holder, UW Extension
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April 3, 2020
Getting started with chickens - guest Hudson Hill, UW Extension
Planting early spring veggies - guest Catherine Wissner, UW Extension
Getting started raising sheep - guest Whit Stewart, UW Extension
Spring birds in Wyoming- guest Jacelyn Downey, Audubon Rockies
Successfully watering your garden - guest Chris Hilgert, UW Extension
Choosing and growing flowers in WY- guest Amanda Romero, UW Extension
Perennials for WY
Flowering annuals for WY
Container gardening
Extending the season with high tunnels and geodesic domes- guest Jeff Edwards (UWE) and Ted Craig (WDA)
Getting started with goats- guest Mary Louise Wood, UW Extension
Fly management for the barn and pasture- guest Derek Scasta, UW Extension
Wildflowers of Wyoming - guest Dorothy Tuthill, UW Biodiversity Institute
Common insect issues in garden and yard - guest Scott Schell, UW Extension
Protecting our trees from insect invaders…(Emerald Ash Borer is coming!) - guest Tara Costanzo, WY State Forestry Division
Equine nutrition (including avoiding grass founder) - guest Jenny Ingwerson-Niemann, UW Extension Equine Specialist
Plants toxic to livestock - guests Derek Scasta and Barton Stam, UW Extension
The ins and outs of pasture irrigation - guest Jeremiah Vardiman, UW Extension
Plant diseases in gardens - guest Bill Stump, UW Extension Plant Pathology Specialist
Trees:increasing diversity to reduce losses due to insect and disease outbreaks - guest Nina Wajrowski, Cooperative Resource Forester, Wyoming State Forestry Division
Buying hay – Lets get to the good stuff - guest Scott Cotton, UW Extension
Protecting your garden/landscape from deer damage - guest Abby Perry, UW Extension
Seed harvesting and saving - guest Karen Panter, UW Extension Horticulture Specialist
Controlling difficult weeds - guests from Weed & Pest Districts and UW Extension
Wyoming Pollinators - guest Scott Schell, UW Extension
Safely preserve your garden harvest - guest Vicki Hayman, UW Extension
Making cured meats – summer sausages, snack sticks, and more! - guest Cody Gifford, UW Extension Meat Science
Game meat – safety and processing - guest Warrie Means, University of Wyoming
Raising Freezer Beef: What does it cost? - guest Brian Lee, University of Wyoming
Wrapping up the gardening season - guest Donna Hoffman, University of Wyoming Extension
Don't neglect your trees! Winter care, spring planting and more! - guest Amy Seiler, Gerring Parks Dept
Improving your soils through soil testing. Did it pass the test? - guest Caitlin Youngquist, UW Extension
Supporting backyard birds through habitat and proper feeding - guest Jacelyn Downey, Audubon Rockies
Growing vegetables and fruits in your home garden: What good gardeners know - guest Lucinda Mays, Chadron State College
Growing caneberries in Wyoming - guest Leroy Jons, UW Extension
Having a plan for your livestock in the face of disasters - drought, wildfire, flooding - guest Scott Cotton, UW Extension
Keeping your horse healthy - Spring Vaccines - guest Jenny Ingwerson-Niemann, Equine Specialist, UW Extension
My Victory garden was defeated - Top 10 mistakes when trying to grow veggies - guest Catherine Wissner, UW Extension
Growing Grapes in Wyoming - guest Jeremiah Vardiman, UW Extension
Wildfire! Proactive approaches for your property - guest Nick Zaczek, WY State Forestry Division
The inside scoop on lawn care - professional tips for great lawns - guest Don Frantz, PBI-Gordon
Breeding basics for livestock - guest Chance Marshall, UW Extension
Getting the most out of your vines - Grape pruning - guest Jeremiah Vardiman, UW Extension
How to grow in WYO: Tomatoes - guest Brian Sebade, UW Extension
Plants for pollinators - guests Jacelyn Downey, Audubon Rockies & Jenny Thompson, UW Extension
Edible landscapes - Plants for beauty & food in WY - guest Brian Sebade, UW Extension
A season of growing in high tunnels - guest Jeff Edwards, UW Extension
Keeping wildlife out of gardens - rabbits, deer, raccoons, etc - guest Rex Lockman, Laramie Co. Conservation District
Forestry: Managing private forested acres; After the wildfire - What do I do? - guests Kelly Norris & Travis Pardue, WY State Forestry Division
Tactics for dealing with nuisance wasps, miller moths and other bothersome insects - guest Scott Schell, UW Extension Entomologist
Spring pasture weed control - guest Matt Jolivet, Natrona Co. Weed & Pest
How to grow in WYO: Leafy greens and peas - guest Brian Sebade, UW Extension
The yolks on you: Laying hen management - guest Emily Swinyer, UW Extension
Taking care of trees - watering windbreaks and more! - guest Clark Young, Laramie Co. Conservation District
Successful composting - guest Caitlin Youngquist, UW Extension
Shrubs for WY and their care - guest Karen Panter, UW Extension Horticulture Specialist
Choosing small livestock for your place - guest Kellie Chichester, UW Extension
Maintaining your landscape on limited water - guest Jaydee Gunnell, Utah State University Extension
Efficient landscape irrigation - guest Caleb Carter, Weston Co Natural Resource District
Water-wise landscaping (aka Xeriscaping) - guests Dr. James Klett, Colorado State Univ and Ross Shrigley, Executive Director of Plant Select
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