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 praises 'snags' in the Question of the Week! PLUS an interview with Leslie Halleck on her 2021 book, ...

  • Added: Nov 24, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this spicier than most episode of YBYG Mike McGrath sizzles into an especially hot -but somewhat testy- Question of the Week on Carolina Reapers...

  • Added: Nov 17, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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Why Are My Arborvitae Turning Brown? On this episode of YBYG Mike turns out answers as to why Arborvitae are browning? Plus your fabulous phone ca...

  • Added: Nov 10, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this weed infested episode of YBYG Mike McGrath uses 'Goats' to clear the way to the water in the 'Question of the week!!' Plus your 'weedy' pho...

  • Added: Nov 03, 2022
  • Length: 54:59
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On this annual scare Mike McGrath spooks your plants! Plus your annually spooky phone calls!!

  • Added: Oct 27, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this episode of YBYG Mike saves your plants from Aphids- not Fungus! Plus your 'Fungal' phone calls!!

  • Added: Oct 20, 2022
  • Length: 54:57
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In this episode of YBYG Mike grinds your gears on Garlic! Plus your fabulous phone calls!!

  • Added: Oct 13, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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When Plants Kill Plants (originally aired 11/4/2021) On this episode of YBYG, Mike McGrath targets in on plants that are deadly to other plants in ...

  • Added: Oct 06, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this 'fresh look' at an episode of YBYG Mike takes you through tips for mice problems as we head into the fall! Plus your fabulous phone calls!!

  • Added: Sep 29, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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Originally Aired October 2021 In this 'Fresh Look' Mike McGrath warns you not to PRUNE so quickly this fall! And takes you into the fall with Tips ...

  • Added: Sep 22, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this ENCORE episode of YBYG, Mike takes you 'Down Under' to the wild world of Composting in the Question of the Week! Plus your wild phone calls...

  • Added: Sep 15, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this episode of YBYG, Mike gives you needed info of deterring slugs and squirrels using the 'Hair of the Dog'! Plus your fabulous phone calls!! ...

  • Added: Sep 08, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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In this annual episode of YBYG Mike shreds your leaves to compost in a timely Question of the Week! Plus your shredding phone calls!!

  • Added: Sep 01, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this ENCORE episode of YBYG Mike McGrath sails through a rundown of the BEST Milk Weeds and other plants to feed the Monarch Butterfly in your P...

  • Added: Aug 25, 2022
  • Length: 54:56
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What Went Wrong with My Tomato plants? On this episode of YBYG Mike helps gardens whose tomatoes took a late season slump! Plus your fabulous phon...

  • Added: Aug 18, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this Fresh Look Mike prepares you for the third season of Gardening into the Fall!! Plus your fabulous phone calls!!

  • Added: Aug 11, 2022
  • Length: 54:57
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On this 'FRESH LOOK' at an episode of YBYG, Mike gets you ready to save your seeds for next years garden. Plus your fabulous phone calls!! Read the...

  • Added: Aug 04, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this salty episode of YBYG Mike addresses an age old topic: Epsom Salts in the Question of the Week! Plus your 'salty' phone calls!! Originally ...

  • Added: Jul 28, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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In this FRESH LOOK at an episode of YBYG, Mike McGrath details the 'Dreaded Squash Vine Borer' in the Question of the Week. Plus your 'Squishy Squa...

  • Added: Jul 20, 2022
  • Length: 54:58
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On this episode of YBYG, Mike answers a local couples gardening concerns on 'Potato woes' in the question of the week! Plus your concerned phone ca...

  • Added: Jul 13, 2022
  • Length: 54:59