You Bet Your Garden

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The popular radio show, “You Bet Your Garden®” touted as an hour of "chemical-free horticultural hijinks," is a weekly, nationally syndicated broadcast hosted by Mike McGrath, that will now be produced in the studios of PBS39 in Bethlehem, PA. This weekly call-in program offers ‘fiercely organic’ advice to gardeners far and wide.

Garden Guru, public radio host and former Organic Gardening Editor-in-Chief Mike McGrath tackles your toughest garden, lawn, and pest problems every week.

The popular radio show, “You Bet Your Garden®” touted as an hour of "chemical-free horticultural hijinks," is a weekly, nationally syndicated broadcast hosted by Mike McGrath, that will now be produced in the studios of PBS39 in Bethlehem, PA. This weekly call-in program offers ‘fiercely organic’ advice to gardeners far and wide.


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In this 'Fresh Look' at an episode of YBYG, Mike digs in to Potato Bed success in the Question of the Week! Plus your digging phone calls!!

  • Added: May 11, 2022
  • Length: 54:57
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On this episode of YBYG Mike invites spring! Plus 'How to Plant a Tree' in the Question of the Week!!

  • Added: May 04, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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"Now for something completely different!" In this new episode of YBYG Mike celebrates International Composting Awareness Week in all its glory by i...

  • Added: Apr 27, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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In this soon to not be forgotten episode of YBYG Mike finds the bulbs you were supposed to plant last fall!! And dishes up the real deal on Bare Ro...

  • Added: Apr 20, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this hybrid episode of YBYG Mike McGrath digs into Spring Saviors like Forsythia & Spring Bulbs! And of course your fabulous phone calls!!

  • Added: Apr 13, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this 'rotational episode of YBYG Mike teaches you the #1 cause of Tomato troubles and how to fix it! Plus your 'rotating' phone calls!!

  • Added: Apr 06, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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Batter up! In this episode of YBYG Mike steps up to the plate and compares Americas favorite past time to Gardening in the Question of the Week! ...

  • Added: Mar 30, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this Pea starting episode of YBYG Mike gets your Spring Pea plans laid out in the Question of the Week! Plus your Springy phone calls!!

  • Added: Mar 23, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this Hybrid Episode of YBYG Mike McGrath slides in GREAT advice on how to tame Snails and Slugs!! Plus your Sliding NEW 2022 Phone Calls!!

  • Added: Mar 17, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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In this finalizing episode of YBYG Mike concludes his annual lessons on Seed Starting! Plus your annualizing phone calls!!

  • Added: Mar 09, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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In this pentagonal episode of YBYG Mike McGrath seals up another lesson on Seed Starting with Special appearance by Dahlia's!! Plus your 'quinquenn...

  • Added: Mar 03, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this 'fresh look' Mike sets you up for Spring with a 'Question of the Week' on proper setup of Compost in your raised beds! And of course your f...

  • Added: Feb 25, 2022
  • Length: 54:55
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On this episode of YBYG Mike continues his series on successful seed starting! Plus your successful phone calls!!

  • Added: Feb 17, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this episode of YBYG Mike McGrath illuminates your garden with Lighting techniques in Seed Starting part 3! Plus your illuminating phone calls!!

  • Added: Feb 10, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this 70th Birthday Edition of YBYG Mike McGrath (now 70 years young) continues to celebrate the wonders of Spring and Seed starting! Plus your ...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this episode of YBYG Mike begins a 'preparing' series to get you ready for Spring! Plus your fabulously preparing phone calls!!

  • Added: Jan 27, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this new episode of YBYG Mike McGrath sails through a rundown of the BEST Milk Weeds and other plants to feed the Monarch Butterfly in your Poll...

  • Added: Jan 20, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this episode of YBYG Mike McGrath explains Misinformation on Monarchs in the Question of the Week! Plus your misinforming phone calls!!

  • Added: Jan 13, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this episode of YBYG Mike flys through the Question of the Week responding to our #1 fan & Master Gardeners concerns; For the Birds! Plus your...

  • Added: Jan 06, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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ENCORE PRESENTATION: In this Fresh Look Mike McGrath reviews the annual question; Is it ethical to use fallen leaves for garden mulch and compost ...

  • Added: Dec 30, 2021
  • Length: 54:58