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 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
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On this 'Fresh Look' at a Happy Holiday episode of YBYG Mike digs in to the legal and landscaping dangers of 'Running Bamboo'! Plus your running ph...

  • Added: Dec 23, 2021
  • Length: 54:58
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On this Holiday episode of YBYG, Mike sets you up with 'Last Minute Gifts For Gardeners! Plus you last minute phone calls!!

  • Added: Dec 16, 2021
  • Length: 54:58
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On this 'Fresh Look' Mike takes you through the wild world of Praying Mantis'. Plus an encore presentation of an iconic ENCORE interview with Sam ...

  • Added: Dec 08, 2021
  • Length: 54:58
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On this 'enclosed' episode of YBYG Mike takes you behind the glass for a course on Green Houses! Plus your 'enclosing' phone calls!!

  • Added: Dec 02, 2021
  • Length: 54:58
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*Originally aired November 2019* Need gift ideas for the gardeners in your life? Mike McGrath shares three books on gardening that also make per...

  • Added: Nov 25, 2021
  • Length: 54:58
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On this episode of YBYG Mike squirms through the Question of the Week with tips for Worms and their many uses! Plus your useful phone calls!

  • Added: Nov 18, 2021
  • Length: 54:58
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On this Encore episode of YBYG Mike preps your Holly for Winter plant pruning. Plus your fabulous phone calls!!

  • Added: Nov 11, 2021
  • Length: 54:58
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On this episode of YBYG, Mike McGrath targets in on plants that are deadly to other plants in the Question of the Week! Plus your deadly phone cal...

  • Added: Nov 04, 2021
  • Length: 54:58
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On this 'Fresh Look'' Mike McGrath scares up a Spooky topic in this Halloween episode reprise! Plus your Spooky phone calls!!

  • Added: Oct 28, 2021
  • Length: 54:58