Almanac Gardener Schedule: 2013 Season

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Almanac Gardener: 2013 Season Schedule

April 6, 2013 - Solving Root Problems (30th Season Premiere!)

  • Panel: Bill Lord, Environmental Agent, Franklin County; Karen Neill, Horticultural Agent, Guilford County; Anne Edwards, Horticultural Agent, Carteret County
  • Feature: Linda Blue—“Planting an Early Season Vegetable Garden” (originally aired 4/14/12)
  • Feature: Karen Neill—“Space Saving Herb Gardening” (originally aired 4/28/12)

April 13, 2013 - Mating Problems

  • Panel: Bill Lord, Environmental Agent, Franklin County; Karen Neill, Horticultural Agent, Guilford County; Anne Edwards, Horticultural Agent, Carteret County
  • Feature: Mike Parker, Fruit Tree Specialist—“Pruning and Training Young Fruit Trees” (originally aired 4/7/12)
  • Feature: Bill Lord—“Growing Snow Peas and Sugar Snaps” (originally aired 4/7/12)

April 20, 2013 - Looking at Caterpillars

  • Panel: Bill Lord, Environmental Agent, Franklin County; Karen Neill, Horticultural Agent, Guilford County; Anne Edwards, Horticultural Agent, Carteret County
  • Feature: Jeana Myers—“Backyard Chickens” (originally aired 9/1/12)
  • Feature: Brenda Sutton, “The Produce Lady”—“Preparing Fresh Spring Podded Peas” (originally aired 4/21/12)

April 27, 2013 - Picking up Acorn

  • Panel: Bill Lord, Environmental Agent, Franklin County; Lucy Bradley, Extension Urban Horticultural Specialist; Stephen Greer, Horticultural Agent, Moore County
  • Feature: Karen Neill, “Arbor Day Tree Planting”     
  • Feature: Bill Lord, “Growing Radishes”

May 5, 2013 - Extra Night Lighting

  • Panel: Bill Lord, Environmental Agent, Franklin County; Lucy Bradley, Extension Urban Horticultural Specialist; Stephen Greer, Horticultural Agent, Moore County
  • Feature: Karen Neill, “Using the IPM Plan for Pest”     
  • Feature: Brenda Sutton, “Growing Fresh Herbs”

May 11, 2013 - Saving on Garden Tools

  • Panel: Bill Lord, Environmental Agent, Franklin County; Lucy Bradley, Extension Urban Horticultural Specialist; Stephen Greer, Horticultural Agent, Moore County
  • Feature: Linda Blue, “Edible Landscaping”   
  • Feature: Karen Neill, “Controlling Fire Blight”

May 18, 2013 - Controlling Kudzu Bugs

  • Panel: Amy Lynn Albertson, Horticultural Agent, Davidson County; Jeana Myers, Horticultural Agent, Wake County; Charlotte Glenn, Horticultural Agent, Pender County
  • Feature: Bill Lord, “Durham Bulls Grass”     
  • Feature: Brenda Sutton, “Preparing Broccoli”

May 25, 2013 - Growing Tasty Figs

  • Panel: Amy Lynn Albertson, Horticultural Agent, Davidson County; Jeana Myers, Horticultural Agent, Wake County; Charlotte Glenn, Horticultural Agent, Pender County
  • Feature: Karen Neill, “Accent Plants for Shady”     
  • Feature: Bill Lord and Hilary Nichols, “Residential Rain Garden”

June 15, 2013 - Getting Rid of Fire Ants

  • Panel: Amy Lynn Albertson, Horticultural Agent, Davidson County; Jeana Myers, Horticultural Agent, Wake County; Charlotte Glenn, Horticultural Agent, Pender County
  • Feature: Michelle Wallace, “Growing Ornamental Lilies”     
  • Feature: Karen Neill, “Gardening at School”

June 22, 2013 - Growing An Edible Bouquet

  • Panel: Karen Neill, Horticultural Agent, Guilford County; Lucy Bradley, Extension Urban Horticultural Specialist; Stephen Greer, Horticultural Agent, Moore County
  • Feature: Anne Edwards, “Coastal Backyard Gardening”     
  • Feature: Brenda Sutton, “Preparing Delicious Peaches”

June 29, 2013 - Selecting Certified Mulch

  • Panel: Karen Neill, Horticultural Agent, Guilford County; Lucy Bradley, Extension Urban Horticultural Specialist; Stephen Greer, Horticultural Agent, Moore County
  • Feature: Bill Lord, “Visiting Brody Garden”     
  • Feature: Jeana Myers, “Growing Fruit Trees”

July 6, 2013 - Garden Tools for Kids

  • Panel: Karen Neill, Horticultural Agent, Guilford County; Lucy Bradley, Extension Urban Horticultural Specialist; Stephen Greer, Horticultural Agent, Moore County
  • Feature: Lucy Bradley, “Selecting House Plants”     
  • Feature: Bill Lord, “Garden of Eatin”

July 13, 2013 - Growing Baptisia Plants

  • Panel: Karen Neill, Horticultural Agent, Guilford County; Lucy Bradley, Extension Urban Horticultural Specialist; Stephen Greer, Horticultural Agent, Moore County
  • Feature: Anne Edwards, “Creating A Bog Garden”     
  • Feature: Mike Gray, “Going off the Grid”

July 20, 2013 - Planting Helleborus Plants

  • Panel: Karen Neill, Horticultural Agent, Guilford County; Bill Lord, Environmental Agent, Franklin County; Jeana Myers, Horticultural Agent, Wake County
  • Feature: Lucy Bradley, “Selecting the Right House Plant”     
  • Feature: Brenda Sutton, “Preparing Tomatoes”

July 27, 2013 - Growing Yarrow Plants

  • Panel: Karen Neill, Horticultural Agent, Guilford County; Bill Lord, Environmental Agent, Franklin County; Jeana Myers, Horticultural Agent, Wake County
  • Feature: Anne Edwards, “Growing A Pollination Garden”     
  • Feature: Lucy Bradley, “Troubleshooting House Plant”

August 17, 2013 - Controlling Mosquitoes

  • Panel: Karen Neill, Horticultural Agent, Guilford County; Bill Lord, Environmental Agent, Franklin County; Stephen Greer, Horticultural Agent, Moore County
  • Feature: Lucy Bradley, “Horticultural Web Sites”     
  • Feature: Brenda Sutton, “Fixing Figs”

August 24, 2013 - Fending off Deer

  • Panel: Karen Neill, Horticultural Agent, Guilford County; Bill Lord, Environmental Agent, Franklin County; Stephen Greer, Horticultural Agent, Moore County
  • Feature: Linda Blue, “Plant Backyard Orchard”  
  • Feature: Lucy Bradley, “Certifying Mulches”

August 31, 2013 - Looking for Bugs

  • Panel: Karen Neill, Horticultural Agent, Guilford County; Bill Lord, Environmental Agent, Franklin County; Stephen Greer, Horticultural Agent, Moore County
  • Feature: Jeana Myers, “Beneficial Pest”     
  • Feature: Brenda Sutton, “Preparing Watermelons”

September 7, 2013 - Passalong Plants

  • Panel: Karen Neill, Horticultural Agent, Guilford County; Lucy Bradley, Extension Urban Horticultural Specialist; Amy Lynn Albertson, Horticultural Agent, Davidson County
  • Feature: Karen Neill, “Rose Rosetta Disease”     
  • Feature: Bill Lord, “Urban Landscapings”

September 14, 2013 - Teaching Kids Gardening

  • Panel: Karen Neill, Horticultural Agent, Guilford County; Lucy Bradley, Extension Urban Horticultural Specialist; Amy Lynn Albertson, Horticultural Agent, Davidson County
  • Feature: Jeana Myers, “Using Bamboo in the Garden”     
  • Feature: Bill Lord, “A Durham Landmark”