Wisconsin Garden Expo

    University Place lecture series.

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    The Story of Alice's Garden

    Venice Williams explains how Alice’s Garden impacts the quality of life in the community.

    The Story of Alice's Garden

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    The Straight and Narrow of Plant Material

    Paul Ganshert discusses plant options for gardening in small spaces.

    The Straight and Narrow of Plant Material

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    Managing a Hobby Greenhouse

    Johanna Oosterwyk discusses the factors necessary for creating a successful greenhouse.

    Managing a Hobby Greenhouse

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    Aronia and Uncommon Fruits

    Cory Secher and Roberta Barham discuss the sustainable super fruit aronia.

    Aronia and Uncommon Fruits

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    Wild Harvest: Useful and Edible Plants

    David Eagan discusses how to harvest, prepare and use Wisconsin’s wild plants.

    Wild Harvest: Useful and Edible Plants

    Video thumbnail: University Place Vegetable Production Using Open Raised Beds

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    Vegetable Production Using Open Raised Beds

    Learn about growing vegetables in open raised-bed gardens with Noel Valdes.

    Vegetable Production Using Open Raised Beds

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    Square Foot Gardening

    Lisa Johnson shares the basics of square foot gardening.

    Square Foot Gardening

    Video thumbnail: University Place Annual Grasses for the Garden and Container

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    Annual Grasses for the Garden and Container

    Mark Dwyer suggests ornamental grasses as options in your containers and gardens.

    Annual Grasses for the Garden and Container

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    Creating an Edible Landscape

    Samantha Peckham explains how to introduce herbs, fruit and vegetables into your garden.

    Creating an Edible Landscape

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    The Beekeeper’s Year

    Richard Schneider discusses a typical year in the life of beekeepers and their bees.

    The Beekeeper’s Year

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    Three-Season Mushroom Garden

    Lindsey Bender identifies different types of mushrooms and explains how to cultivate them.

    Three-Season Mushroom Garden

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    Ten Common Landscape Mistakes

    Jeff Moyer offers solutions for common landscaping problems.

    Ten Common Landscape Mistakes

    Video thumbnail: University Place Growing Blueberries in Containers

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    Growing Blueberries in Containers

    Vijai Pandian offers a soilless recipe for growing blueberries in containers.

    Growing Blueberries in Containers

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    How to Attract Bluebirds

    Patrick Ready explains how to attract eastern bluebirds to your yard.

    How to Attract Bluebirds

    Video thumbnail: University Place Five Steps to a Successful Prairie Meadow

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    Five Steps to a Successful Prairie Meadow

    Neil Diboll explains how to create a backyard prairie garden or a large prairie meadow.

    Five Steps to a Successful Prairie Meadow

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    Grow Sweet Potatoes in Wisconsin

    Noel Valdes discusses how to plant and grow sweet potatoes.

    Grow Sweet Potatoes in Wisconsin

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    Marvelous Monarch Butterflies

    Judith Kesser explores the life cycle of monarch butterflies.

    Marvelous Monarch Butterflies

    Video thumbnail: University Place Growing Potatoes in Containers and in the Ground

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    Growing Potatoes in Containers and in the Ground

    Joey Baird and Holly Baird provide instructions for successfully growing potatoes.

    Growing Potatoes in Containers and in the Ground

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    Building a Bulb Lawn

    Benjamin Futa explains how to create a beautiful lawn with flowering bulbs.

    Building a Bulb Lawn

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    Growing Garlic in Wisconsin

    Noel Valdes discusses how to get the most out of your garlic crop.

    Growing Garlic in Wisconsin

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    Getting Started with Chickens

    Twain Lockhart introduces basic information for raising chickens in your backyard.

    Getting Started with Chickens

    Video thumbnail: University Place Common Mistakes of Beginning Perennial Gardeners

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    Common Mistakes of Beginning Perennial Gardeners

    Zannah Crowe provides guidance for planting a perennial garden.

    Common Mistakes of Beginning Perennial Gardeners

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    Dealing With Drought: Repair and Prevention

    Doug Soldat talks about ways to minimize the damage to drought ravaged lawns.

    Dealing With Drought: Repair and Prevention

    Video thumbnail: University Place Gardening With Native Plants in the Northwoods

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    Gardening With Native Plants in the Northwoods

    Patrick Goggin discusses tips for gardening in the northern regions of Wisconsin.

    Gardening With Native Plants in the Northwoods

    Video thumbnail: University Place Your Lawn: Organic, Conventional, or In-Between

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    Your Lawn: Organic, Conventional, or In-Between

    Sharon Morrisey offers choices for whatever level of lawn maintenance you prefer.

    Your Lawn: Organic, Conventional, or In-Between

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    20 Years of The Wisconsin Gardener

    Celebrate 20 years of The Wisconsin Gardener with Shelley Ryan.

    20 Years of The Wisconsin Gardener

    Video thumbnail: University Place Grow Your Own Salad

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    Grow Your Own Salad

    Grow vegetables for a garden salad with the help of Master Gardener Susan Mahr.

    Grow Your Own Salad

    Video thumbnail: University Place Deep Mulch Gardening

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    Deep Mulch Gardening

    Join Roger Reynolds to learn about deep-mulched gardening.

    Deep Mulch Gardening

    Video thumbnail: University Place Hostas and Friends

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    Hostas and Friends

    Join Lisa Johnson for a discussion about hostas--and which plants compliment them.

    Hostas and Friends

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    Birdscaping in the Midwest

    Entice birds to visit your yard with these tips from Mariette Nowak.

    Birdscaping in the Midwest

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    Simple Steps to Eating Local

    Jasia Steinmetz discusses the benefits of local foods for families and society.

    Simple Steps to Eating Local

    Video thumbnail: University Place Hard Cider: America's First Fermented Beverage

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    Hard Cider: America's First Fermented Beverage

    Deirdre Birmingham explores the history and types of hard cider.

    Hard Cider: America's First Fermented Beverage

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    Developing a Pollinator's Paradise

    Mark Dwyer creates gardens to attract hummingbirds and butterflies.

    Developing a Pollinator's Paradise

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    The Ecological Garden

    Benjamin Futa defines ecological gardening as a relationship between natural systems.

    The Ecological Garden

    Video thumbnail: University Place Invasive Plant Identification and Control

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    Invasive Plant Identification and Control

    Kelly Kearns explains how to identify and control invasive plants overtaking your garden.

    Invasive Plant Identification and Control

    Video thumbnail: University Place Agriculture and Whole Health Wellness for Veterans

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    Agriculture and Whole Health Wellness for Veterans

    Denise Chapin and Luke Cleaver discuss a wellness program for veterans.

    Agriculture and Whole Health Wellness for Veterans

    Video thumbnail: University Place Fertile Soil: Between Geology and Biology

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    Fertile Soil: Between Geology and Biology

    Sandy Syburg explains the impact of plant nutrients on healthy soil and gardens.

    Fertile Soil: Between Geology and Biology

    Video thumbnail: University Place Syrup From One Maple Tree- You Can Do It

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    Syrup From One Maple Tree- You Can Do It

    Dan Tyler explains how to make small batches of maple syrup from your sugar maple trees.

    Syrup From One Maple Tree- You Can Do It

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    Creating a Garden for All Seasons

    Erin Clark explains basic design principles used to create year-round gardens.

    Creating a Garden for All Seasons

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    The Right Chicken for the Right Family

    Twain Lockhart discusses which breed of chicken best fits your purpose and space.

    The Right Chicken for the Right Family

    Video thumbnail: University Place Easy Food Preserving: Canning-Free

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    Easy Food Preserving: Canning-Free

    Megan Cain explains how to preserve fruits and vegetables in the freezer and refrigerator.

    Easy Food Preserving: Canning-Free

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    Organic Landscape Maintenance

    Becky Kielstrup explores options for maintaining a healthy lawn and garden.

    Organic Landscape Maintenance

    Video thumbnail: University Place Outdoor Insect Hazards: Biting and Stinging Pests

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    Outdoor Insect Hazards: Biting and Stinging Pests

    PJ Liesch explains which ticks and insects are dangerous to humans.

    Outdoor Insect Hazards: Biting and Stinging Pests