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Digging in with Master Gardeners: Native and Invasive Plants

Oct 15, 2019: 4am - 5am
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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia and Greene Counties Extension Education Center

479 Route 66 | Hudson, NY 12534 | 518-828-3346

Produced by the Master Gardeners from the Greene-Columbia Cornell Cooperative Extension.

In this broadcast, hosts Teresa and Jean discuss the problem of mediating the native versus invasive plant struggle with guest Timothy Kennelty, a fellow Master Gardener Volunteer. They cover the definitions of native and invasive plants and some of the reasons it is so important to protect the natives and remove invasive plants from our environment. Recorded at the WGXC Acra Studio on Tue., Sept. 24, 2019.

A conversation about gardening issues seasonally, including interviews with Master Gardener Volunteers and experts in many fields related to gardening. Features include discussions with 4-H leaders and other representatives of Cornell Cooperative Extension's many areas. Today: What to do with all those vegetables and fruits from the garden. Listen to the Master Gardeners explain the best ways to harvest your bounty followed by Rebecca Polmateer for ideas on how to preserve all those goodies from your garden.