Gardening

#174: Mike talks with Vincent Suozzi Creator of the Ring Weeder
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In this week’s episode, Mike talks with Vincent Suozzi, a middle school teacher from Long Island, turned inventor of a really cool and useful weeding tool. From the word “go”, you will hear Vincent’s passion and enthusiasm, as he takes you on his journey from his product being just an idea, up through his widely successful Kickstarter campaign. His garden tool, called the Ring Weeder, was chosen as Yahoo! Home’s top 10 kickstarter campaigns for new garden products. Since that t [...]
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#164: Mike talks Saving Seeds with Carol and Kerrie of the Seed Keeper Company
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In this week’s episode, Mike talks with Carol and Kerrie of the Seed Keeper Company, about saving and storing the seeds from the fruits, herbs and vegetables that you grow at home in your garden.Show notes can be found at: http://averagepersongardening.com/podcast/164MiketalksSavingSeedswithCarolandKerrieoftheSeedKeeperCompany.html#.Uq20RbR2gSo [...]
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#165: Mike talks Garden Planning and Organization with Lauren Graves of Cabin Tiger
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In this week’s episode, Mike talks with Lauren Graves of Cabin Tiger Studio, about planning your garden and how to get it organized for your upcoming gardening season.Find the show notes at: http://averagepersongardening.com/podcast/165MiketalksGardenPlanningandOrganizationwithLaurenGravesofCabinTiger.html#.UreoUrR2gSo [...]
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#173: Mike talks with Holly Baird of the Wisconsin Vegetable Gardener About Urban Gardening
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In this week’s episode, Mike talks with Holly Baird of the Wisconsin Vegetable Gardener. Mike and Holly discuss gardening in an urban environment. Holly will fill you in on some great information if you are limited on space, if sunlight is scarce and touch on some of the plant diseases you may have to face and some tips to overcome them. For show notes visit: http://averagepersongardening.com/podcast/173MiketalkswithHollyBairdoftheWisconsinVegetableGardenerAboutUrbanGardening.html [...]
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#166: Mike talks Food Storage with Jodi Moore of Food Storage Made Easy
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In this week’s episode Mike talks with food storage expert Jodi Moore of FoodStorageMadeEasy.net about how you can combine food storage techniques with your gardening efforts.Show notes can be found at: http://averagepersongardening.com/podcast/166MiketalksFoodStoragewithJodiMooreofFoodStorageMadeEasy.html#.UsAxLbR2gSr [...]
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#167: Mike talks Growing Fruit Trees with Elmer Kidd of Stark Brothers Nursery
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In this week’s episode Mike talks with fruit tree expert Elmer Kidd of Stark Bros. Nursery about how you can get started growing your own fruit trees right at home. Elmer brings to the podcast over 40 years of experience in the field of fruit trees, their care, proper maintenance and cultivation. Listen in as Elmer gives you an encyclopedia’s worth of valuable information that is sure to get you excited and motivated about growing your own apples, peaches, and pears right at home.For sh [...]
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#168: Mike talks Gardening with Angela DiMaggio of MobileGro
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In this week’s episode Mike talks with Angela DiMaggio of MobileGro. Listen to this heart warming story of Angela’s journey from retired school teacher to following her gardening passion to a successful business with the MobileGro.For show notes. visit: http://averagepersongardening.com/podcast/168MiketalksGardeningwithAgelaDiMaggioofMobileGro.html#.Utv3NrROncf [...]
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#169: Mike talks with Gardening Jones and a New Gardening System
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In this week’s episode Mike talks with Gardening Jones, an avid vegetable gardener, gardening blogger and now garden system inventor. Gardening Jones, or GJ as Mike refers to her for short, will fill you in on the challenges she faces as a gardening in the zone 5/6 region, how she overcomes them, and which vegetable gives her the most fits.In this episode Mike and GJ will also discuss a brand new gardening system that she invented, how it works, the history behind it and how it can hel [...]
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#170: Mike talks with Heidi Kennedy of CrockPotLadies.com
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In this week’s episode Mike talks with crockpot cooking expert Heidi Kennedy. Heidi will share her many recipes that can be used by cooking with a slow cooker. The best part, many of the ingredients from these recipes can be grown right at home in your own vegetable garden. As a busy mom she is always looking for new ways to save time and money. Crock-pot cooking fits the bill and lets Heidi prepare warm and satisfying meals without slaving over a hot stove. In her spare time Heidi [...]
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#172: Mike talks with Carol Niec and Kerrie Rosenthal About the Seed Keeper Project
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In this week’s episode, Mike talks with Carol Niec and Kerrie Rosenthal about the Seed Keeper Project. The Seed Keeper Project, now in its 4th year, is a way to recognize the outstanding work schools are doing in getting kids from Kindergarten through 12th grade, involved in vegetable gardening. People are noticing the fabulous work these two ladies are doing as their efforts have been recognized on a national level that is discussed in the podcast. You won’t want to miss this episode [...]
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#171: Mike talks Gardening with Shawna Coronado
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In this week’s episode Mike talks with gardening expert Shawna Coronado. A finalist for the Better Homes & Gardens top 5 gardening bloggers and key note speaker at the Chicago Home & Garden Show, Shawna will share all kinds of great tips, tricks and techniques on gardening. Shawna will cover the various beneficial plants that can attract pollinators and how to arrange them in such a way to not not only make the garden productive but attractive. Shawna refers to this type as a [...]
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