From The Ground Up - Spring Lawn Care Tips

  • April 23, 2018
    You may have already cut your lawn at least once or twice this season and you can find out more information about spring lawn care on From The Ground Up with Boyle County horticulture extension agent Alexis Amorese.

From The Ground Up - Pest control for home vegetable gardens

From The Ground Up - Planning Your Garden

  • April 9, 2018
    Spring is here and if you are a gardener you are ready to get outside and get your garden ready.  Boyle County horticulture extension agent Alexis Amorese says some planning before you start planting can help on From The Ground Up.

Kentucky's Ag Economy Improves in 2017

  • December 1, 2017
    University of Kentucky agriculture economists delivered some good news regarding the state's ag economy for 2017 at the annual meeting of the Kentucky Farm Bureau in Louisville.

From the Ground Up - How to Pick a Pumpkin

  • October 29, 2017
    Nothing says it is fall more than a field of bright orange pumpkins. It is a favorite whether you are carving one for a Halloween jack-o-lantern or using the contents for pumpkin pie or maybe another use. How do you choose the right pumpkin? Mercer County Extension Horticulture Agent Jessica Bessin gives us the inside scoop on From the Ground Up.

From The Ground Up - Planting Trees in the Fall

  • October 23, 2017
    It seems our theme for the month of October has been about planting in the fall. We have talked about planting garlic, cover crops and bulbs for flowers in the spring. On this edition of From the Ground Up, we continue that theme as we talk about planting trees in the fall with Mercer County Extension Horticulture Agent Jessica Bessin.

From The Ground Up - Planting Flowering Bulbs in the Fall

  • October 16, 2017
    Next spring when everything is coming alive again and the trees are budding, you might wish youhad more color in your yard or landscape. If you want that next spring, you need to take the steps now by planting bulbs this fall. Get the details on From The Ground Up with Mercer County Extension Horticulture Agent Jessica Bessin about planting bulbs in the fall.

From The Ground Up - Planting a Cover Crop

  • October 9, 2017
    When your vegetable garden is done for the season, like it probably is right now, you might want to consider planting a cover crop. What is a cover crop? Mercer County extension horticulture agent Jessica Bessin explains on this edition of From The Ground Up.

From the Ground Up - Planting Garlic

  • October 2, 2017
    Want to keep the vampires away this Halloween? Then plant some garlic in your garden. That has long been the myth about planting garlic, but whether myth or reality, planting garlic is the topic on From the Ground Up from the UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment with Mercer County Extension Horticulture agent Jessica Bessin.

From the Ground Up - Fall Invaders

  • September 25, 2017
    They are called fall invaders those creepy, crawly, creatures that try to find a way into our for homes for a warm place to hang out as cooler weather approaches in the fall. But we can put a halt to their invasion and Boyle County Extension Agent for Horticulture, Alexis Amorese, explains on From the Ground Up.