267 More Garden Tips, LIVE!

Garden Basics with Farmer Fred

26-05-2023 • 44 mins

• Have you ever wondered how to attract more birds to your yard? We have a tip to bring more birds, using sound. (07:28)
• Thinking of removing all or part of your lawn to save water, or  expand your garden? Now’s the time to take action, and we will show you how. (10:05)
• Are there cures for common tomato problems, such as flower drop or blossom end rot? Yes, and no. We explain.  (20:02)
• How much should you water your lawn or garden?  (40:01)

“We”, would be myself and America’s Favorite Retired College Horticulture professor, Debbie Flower. We recorded a live podcast, at the California State Garden Club district meeting in Sacramento.

It’s all in today’s episode 267, More Garden Tips, Live!  It’s the Garden Basics with Farmer Fred podcast, brought to you by Smart Pots and Dave Wilson Nursery.

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Flashback: Ep. 192 Easiest Tomatoes to Grow
soil solarization
sheet mulching
Cornell Soil Mix recipe
Bt Dunks (for Mosquito control)
Garden Tool Sharpeners
Moisture Meters
Soil Probe (Soil Auger)

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