Bonus Episode 6:
Ask Jake and Greg.

An August 2017 Q&A session with two experts on Gardening and Fruit Trees.

In This BONUS Podcast:

Jake Mace the Vegan Athlete and Greg Peterson of The Urban Farm are both gardening educators offering classes, podcasts, and videos on a large variety of gardening topics. Every month they get together for a monthly gardening chat to discuss what is going on in their gardens and answer your questions. To dive in, get more information, and send us your questions visit – so let’s get on with the show… This is the August 2017 Q&A episode with a variety of questions addressed from planning for planting, building healthy soil, and much more.

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  • Guava trees and bushes – how to prune
  • Getting wood chips to break down
  • Learning from going into the forest
  • Sudden fruit tree demise
  • Organic remedies for ants
  • Cover Crops
  • Mushrooms
  • Drip systems on Fruit Trees
  • Protecting trees from harsh weather
  • Percolating issues in the soil
  • Watering for sweet potatoes and squash
  • Persimmons

    Jake’s parting thought:
    A Challenge to listeners: Ten days – one meal – 100% from your garden!
    – Let us know if you did this!!

    Greg’s parting thought:
    Don’t get stressed if you’re overwhelmed,
    Just s
    tart simple with things like herbs or a Tower Garden

Here are useful links:

Sun Valley Harvest

Urban Farm Fruit Tree Program
for Phoenix and the surrounding areas.

Jake Mace’s online store

Jake Mace’s Seed Bank Box


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