Wisconsin Garden Expo

University Place lecture series.

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Deep Mulch Gardening

Join Roger Reynolds to learn about deep-mulched gardening.

Deep Mulch Gardening

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Hostas and Friends

Join Lisa Johnson for a discussion about hostas--and which plants compliment them.

Hostas and Friends

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Birdscaping in the Midwest

Entice birds to visit your yard with these tips from Mariette Nowak.

Birdscaping in the Midwest

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Vegetable Production Using Open Raised Beds

Learn about growing vegetables in open raised-bed gardens with Noel Valdes.

Vegetable Production Using Open Raised Beds

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20 Years of The Wisconsin Gardener

Celebrate 20 years of The Wisconsin Gardener with Shelley Ryan.

20 Years of The Wisconsin Gardener

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Grow Your Own Salad

Grow vegetables for a garden salad with the help of Master Gardener Susan Mahr.

Grow Your Own Salad

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Square Foot Gardening

Lisa Johnson shares the basics of square foot gardening.

Square Foot Gardening

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Annual Grasses for the Garden and Container

Mark Dwyer suggests ornamental grasses as options in your containers and gardens.

Annual Grasses for the Garden and Container

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Creating an Edible Landscape

Samantha Peckham explains how to introduce herbs, fruit and vegetables into your garden.

Creating an Edible Landscape

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Dealing With Drought: Repair and Prevention

Doug Soldat talks about ways to minimize the damage to drought ravaged lawns.

Dealing With Drought: Repair and Prevention

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Gardening With Native Plants in the Northwoods

Patrick Goggin discusses tips for gardening in the northern regions of Wisconsin.

Gardening With Native Plants in the Northwoods

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Your Lawn: Organic, Conventional, or In-Between

Sharon Morrisey offers choices for whatever level of lawn maintenance you prefer.

Your Lawn: Organic, Conventional, or In-Between

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Growing Blueberries in Containers

Vijai Pandian offers a soilless recipe for growing blueberries in containers.

Growing Blueberries in Containers

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How to Attract Bluebirds

Patrick Ready explains how to attract eastern bluebirds to your yard.

How to Attract Bluebirds

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Five Steps to a Successful Prairie Meadow

Neil Diboll explains how to create a backyard prairie garden or a large prairie meadow.

Five Steps to a Successful Prairie Meadow

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Getting Started with Chickens

Twain Lockhart introduces basic information for raising chickens in your backyard.

Getting Started with Chickens

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Grow Sweet Potatoes in Wisconsin

Noel Valdes discusses how to plant and grow sweet potatoes.

Grow Sweet Potatoes in Wisconsin

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Marvelous Monarch Butterflies

Judith Kesser explores the life cycle of monarch butterflies.

Marvelous Monarch Butterflies

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Simple Steps to Eating Local

Jasia Steinmetz discusses the benefits of local foods for families and society.

Simple Steps to Eating Local

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Developing a Pollinator's Paradise

Mark Dwyer creates gardens to attract hummingbirds and butterflies.

Developing a Pollinator's Paradise

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The Beekeeper’s Year

Richard Schneider discusses a typical year in the life of beekeepers and their bees.

The Beekeeper’s Year

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Three-Season Mushroom Garden

Lindsey Bender identifies different types of mushrooms and explains how to cultivate them.

Three-Season Mushroom Garden

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Ten Common Landscape Mistakes

Jeff Moyer offers solutions for common landscaping problems.

Ten Common Landscape Mistakes

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The Ecological Garden

Benjamin Futa defines ecological gardening as a relationship between natural systems.

The Ecological Garden

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Invasive Plant Identification and Control

Kelly Kearns explains how to identify and control invasive plants overtaking your garden.

Invasive Plant Identification and Control

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Growing Potatoes in Containers and in the Ground

Joey Baird and Holly Baird provide instructions for successfully growing potatoes.

Growing Potatoes in Containers and in the Ground

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Syrup From One Maple Tree- You Can Do It

Dan Tyler explains how to make small batches of maple syrup from your sugar maple trees.

Syrup From One Maple Tree- You Can Do It

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Creating a Garden for All Seasons

Erin Clark explains basic design principles used to create year-round gardens.

Creating a Garden for All Seasons

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The Right Chicken for the Right Family

Twain Lockhart discusses which breed of chicken best fits your purpose and space.

The Right Chicken for the Right Family

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Easy Food Preserving: Canning-Free

Megan Cain explains how to preserve fruits and vegetables in the freezer and refrigerator.

Easy Food Preserving: Canning-Free

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Growing Garlic in Wisconsin

Noel Valdes discusses how to get the most out of your garlic crop.

Growing Garlic in Wisconsin

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Managing a Hobby Greenhouse

Johanna Oosterwyk discusses the factors necessary for creating a successful greenhouse.

Managing a Hobby Greenhouse

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Aronia and Uncommon Fruits

Cory Secher and Roberta Barham discuss the sustainable super fruit aronia.

Aronia and Uncommon Fruits

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Wild Harvest: Useful and Edible Plants

David Eagan discusses how to harvest, prepare and use Wisconsin’s wild plants.

Wild Harvest: Useful and Edible Plants

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Building a Bulb Lawn

Benjamin Futa explains how to create a beautiful lawn with flowering bulbs.

Building a Bulb Lawn

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Organic Landscape Maintenance

Becky Kielstrup explores options for maintaining a healthy lawn and garden.

Organic Landscape Maintenance

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The Story of Alice's Garden

Venice Williams explains how Alice’s Garden impacts the quality of life in the community.

The Story of Alice's Garden

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The Straight and Narrow of Plant Material

Paul Ganshert discusses plant options for gardening in small spaces.

The Straight and Narrow of Plant Material

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Agriculture and Whole Health Wellness for Veterans

Denise Chapin and Luke Cleaver discuss a wellness program for veterans.

Agriculture and Whole Health Wellness for Veterans

Video thumbnail: University Place Fertile Soil: Between Geology and Biology

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Fertile Soil: Between Geology and Biology

Sandy Syburg explains the impact of plant nutrients on healthy soil and gardens.

Fertile Soil: Between Geology and Biology

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Growing Tomatoes in Wisconsin

Lisa Johnson offers tips on how to successfully grow tomatoes in the Midwest.

Growing Tomatoes in Wisconsin

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How Trees Built the Midwest

Jay Dampier explains how ash, pine, sugar maple, birch and apple trees shaped Wisconsin.

How Trees Built the Midwest

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Road Trippin': Wisconsin's Public Gardens

Mark Konlock focuses on gardens around Wisconsin and encourages you to visit them.

Road Trippin': Wisconsin's Public Gardens

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Invasive Jumping Worms

Brad Herrick explains how to identify jumping worms and how to keep them from spreading.

Invasive Jumping Worms

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Gardening as We Age

Mark Dwyer recommends tips, tools and techniques to make gardening accessible to everyone.

Gardening as We Age

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Native American Foodways

Laura Manthe and Lea Zeise share the origins and traditions of the Ohe*láku cooperative.

Native American Foodways