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Extension Calling: advice for the farm, garden, and home

Apr 26, 2020

In honor of Arbor Day Karen and Dan discuss some of the often forgotten planning steps to consider when planting a tree and their disastrous impacts.

Apr 20, 2020

Weeds are a constant challenge in produce and pasture.  Today Karen and Dan discuss how different weeds require different strategies for control and provide some techniques and things to look for.

Apr 12, 2020

This week we take on the basics of raising backyard chickens.  From which type of bird would be best, to getting healthy peeps and feeding them right. We also discuss potential diseases and predators to watch out for.

Apr 5, 2020

Food safety is always a priority and farmers take many steps to stop food-borne illnesses. But what can we do to help farmers and consumers stay safe during the COVID-19 outbreak? This episode answers questions like can food carry this virus and will sales be safe at livestock and produce auctions. 

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