The D&B Garden Show

March 4, 2013 - Certified arborist and host, Debbie Cook, has chicken expert, Gretchen Anderson, on the show to talk chickens. 

Whether you have chickens for eggs, insect control, or even pets, Gretchen can help explain what kind of chickens you need and how to take care of them. 

Our new favorite line: more ventilated than insulated. Listen in to learn more.

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February 11, 2017 - Debbie Cook, a certified master gardener, and arborist, starts the show with Elizabeth Dickey, the Director of Education with the Idaho Botanical Gardens. On February 18, 2017, there is a 9:00 a.m. class at the BSU special events center titled "Rethinking Idaho Landscapes."

Learn more about iron deficiency, how close we are to pruning trees, rotating crops, and what are easy maintenance trees to plant this spring.

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February 4, 2017 - Debbie Cook welcomes Melinda Jean Stafford to discuss winter beehive care. There is a discussion about mites, how much food you left for your bees in the fall, what to expect after an unexpected winter, and how to get started this spring.

Whether you are currently a beekeeper or just looking to get started, Melinda is a great resource to the D&B Garden Show and to the D&B blog. 

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January 28, 2017 - Are you ready to talk about planting, gardening, seeding, and digging? This is the show to help get your garden ready to go for the upcoming spring, summer, and fall growing season. Debbie talks about what cole crops you can start now like Brussel sprouts, cabbage, and broccoli. Also, now is the time to find a garden designer or landscape architect to help you this summer with any major landscaping plans you might have.

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January 14, 2017 - Master Gardener, and Certified Arborist, Debbie Cook talks winter snow removal ideas, ant abatement preparation and of all things, pineapple. Do you use salt, sand or non-clumping kitty litter to help with ice melt and/or traction? Debbie has some ideas on what to do and what to avoid. Now is the time to start thinking about how to control ants that might want to show up in a few months with a home-made recipe. Do you know if you have a Christmas Cactus or an Easter Cactus? There is a difference. Listen in and learn with Debbie Cook and the D&B Garden Show.

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