From The Ground Up - Soil test (audio)

  • October 14, 2018
    If you want to find out how to improve your soil for your vegetable, or flowergarden, you might want to consider doing a soil test.  Soil testing is the topic on From The GroundUp with Harrison County horticulture extension agent Jessica Sayre.

From The Ground Up - October fall lawn care (audio)

  • October 8, 2018
    It is October and hopefully the lawn mowing season will be shutting down soon for the season with the first frost around the corner and fall lawn care maintenance is the topic on From The Ground Up with Harrison County horticulture extension agent Jessica Sayre.

From The Ground Up - Picking The Perfect Pumpkin (audio)

  • September 30, 2018
    Have you bought a pumpkin for a jack-o-lantern this fall?  Making that jack-o-lantern last well into October can be a challenge.  We will give you some tips on getting the most out of your jack-o-lantern on From The Ground Up with Bourbon County horticulture extension agent Ray Tackett.

From The Ground Up - Planting garlic (audio)

  • September 23, 2018
    Want to keep the vampires away this Halloween?  Then plant some garlic in your garden. That has long been the myth about garlic, but whether that is myth or reality, garlic is our topic onFrom The Ground Up with Bourbon County horticulture extension agent Ray Tackett.

From The Ground Up - Starting a fall compost pile (audio)

  • September 16, 2018
    We discussed earlier this summer, on From The Ground Up, about starting a a compost pile.  Well if you haven’t started one yet, on this program we will talk about the advantages of starting a compost pile in the fall with Ray Tackett, Bourbon County horticulture extension agent.

From The Ground Up - Fall lawn care for cool season grasses (audio)

  • September 9, 2018
    Last time on From the Ground Up, we talked about fall season lawn care, but this time we are going to be a little more specific and discuss fall lawn care for cool season grasses like fescue, bluegrass, or perennial rye grass with Bourbon County horticulture extension agent Ray Tackett.

From The Ground Up - Fall lawn care (audio)

  • September 2, 2018
    Is the fall a good time to seed and patch my fescue or bluegrass lawn?  That is a question some homeowners maybe asking themselves as we head into fall.  Ray Tackett, Bourbon County Horticulture Extension Agent, answers that question on From The Ground Up.

From The Ground Up - Fall webworm (audio)

  • August 25, 2018
    It is about one inch long, very hairy and is pale green or yellow. What is it?  On From The Ground Up from the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Jessica Bessin, Mercer County horticulture extension agent, talks about fall webworm. 

From The Ground Up - Lichen (audio)

  • August 19, 2018
    Lichen is our topic this time on From The Ground Up from the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment and Mercer County horticulture extension agent Jessica Bessin explains to us about lichen, a common question she gets often at the Mercer County extension office. .

From The Ground Up - Chiggers (audio)

  • August 12, 2018
    They have several names such harvest mites, harvest bugs, and even harvest lice.  Call them what you want, but most people know them as chiggers and how they can leave your skin red, irritated and with an itch you just can’t keep from scratching.  Chiggers are the topic on From The Ground Up from the UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment with Mercer County horticulture extension agent Jessica Bessin.