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UK Forestry Extension Radio Spots - 2004

December 2004
Selecting And Caring For Christmas Trees 
Real Christmas trees remain very popular.  Extension Forestry Specialist Deborah Hill provides information that will aid in the selection of Christmas trees. 


November 2004
Preventing Fall Fires From Foliage
Fall leaves become a forest fire hazard once they hit the ground.  Extension Forestry Specialist Jeff Stringer outlines what we can do to protect property from forest fires.

Planting Christmas Trees In The Fall
The market for Christmas trees continues to be strong.  Extension Forestry Specialist Deborah Hill provides details.  


October 2004
Mushrooming For Fun And Profit  
Extension Forestry Specialist Deborah Hill explains how to grow your own Portabello or button-top mushrooms.  

Facts About Fall Color
As fall approaches, the display of spectacular leaf colors will begin their show across Kentucky.  Extension Forestry Specialist Doug McLaren offers details on fall colors.


September 2004
Keys To Successfully Establishing Trees
If you’re a Kentucky landowner considering planting trees this winter there is no time like the present to begin making plans.  Extension Forestry Specialist Jeff Stringer explains several keys to successfully establishing trees. 


August 2004
Managing Woodlots For Shiitake Mushrooms
If you've been hearing about new enterprises in agriculture you've probably heard of shiitake mushrooms. Extension Forestry Specialist Deborah Hill offers timely information.

Facts About Illegal Dove Baiting
Extension Wildlife Specialist Tom Barnes explains the importance of following normal seeding rates and other normal agricultural practices during dove season.


July 2004
Suggestions For Shaping Christmas Trees
If you grow Christmas trees, Extension Forestry Specialist Deborah Hill has valuable information for you. 


June 2004
Suggestions For Constructing The Square-Foot Garden
Deborah Hill, Extension Forestry Specialist, suggests adding fresh vegetables and fruits to your diet by utilizing the square foot garden.


May 2004
The Economic Impact Of Kentucky Forest Fires
Extension Forestry Specialist Doug McLaren explains the economic consequences of preventable forest fires.


April 2004
Developing The Forest Management Plan
The woodland in Kentucky should be included in the farmer management plan.  Extension Forestry Specialist, Dough McLaren informs about this issue.


March 2004
Pruning Trees While They are in Dormancy
Extension Forestry Specialist Jeff Stringer suggests different ways to be successful in the task of pruning trees.


January 2004

Growing Shitake Mushrooms Efficiently
Deborah Hill, Extension Forestry Specialist, provides details on how Shitake Mushrooms should be cultivated in order to reach efficiency.

Protecting the Food Supply 
After September 11th 2001 many restrictions on the importation of exotic foods was implemented.  Deborah Hill, Extension Forestry Specialist, informs about the changes in this field. 



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