Linda Naeve http://iowapublicradio.org en Horticulture Day http://iowapublicradio.org/post/horticulture-day-13 <p>It is officially springtime, although it’s hard to believe with the cold snowy weather we’ve been having. Today it’s Horticulture Day on Talk of Iowa! We’ll talk about how this late winter weather will impact the planting season. We’ll also discuss how you can eat local, fresh food all year round through Community Supported Agriculture, or "CSA". And, we’ll be taking your questions.</p><p></p> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 16:57:17 +0000 Emily Woodbury 18075 at http://iowapublicradio.org Horticulture Day Extending The Gardening Season http://iowapublicradio.org/post/extending-gardening-season <p><span style='line-height: 115%; font-family: "Calibri","sans-serif"; font-size: 13.5pt; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; mso-fareast-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;'>The days are growing shorter and nights are growing cooler. If you’re not ready to give up garden ripe tomatoes and other treats, what can you do? Host Charity Nebbe, talks with Linda Naeve and Richard Jauron of the&nbsp;Iowa State University Extension will be here and we’ll talk about extending the season. Fri, 21 Sep 2012 16:23:19 +0000 Charity Nebbe 8314 at http://iowapublicradio.org Extending The Gardening Season Horticulture Day: Strawberries are Ready! http://iowapublicradio.org/post/horticulture-day-strawberries-are-ready <p>Great news for Iowa strawberry lovers: the crop this year is two-weeks early!&nbsp; And even better, growers report the berries are especially sweet and abundant.&nbsp; It&#39;s Hort Friday on Talk of Iowa, and we&#39;ll hear about this season&#39;s strawberries from Judy and Dean Henry, owners of &quot;The Berry Patch,&quot; located south of Nevada.&nbsp; Richard Jauron and Linda Naeve of Iowa State University Extension will add their berry expertise to the conversation and will answer your lawn, garden and plant questions as well.</p> Fri, 01 Jun 2012 15:31:28 +0000 Charity Nebbe 2516 at http://iowapublicradio.org Horticulture Day: Strawberries are Ready! Hort Day: Tomatoes http://iowapublicradio.org/post/hort-day-tomatoes <p>You say tomato, I say to-mah-to, you say cherry, I say roma--on today&#39;s Talk of Iowa, it&rsquo;s Horticulture Day. The most popular homegrown vegetable is, of course, the tomato. We&rsquo;ll talk about selecting varieties, planting and caring for tomatoes with horticulturists Richard Jauron and Linda Naeve of Iowa State University Extension. We&#39;ll look forward to your calls, too.</p> Fri, 11 May 2012 18:05:38 +0000 Charity Nebbe 1383 at http://iowapublicradio.org