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Making Your Fall Gardening Checklist

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Michael Leland
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IPR

Fall is here and frost is in the forecast. A few crops may linger in the garden, but it’s time to start thinking about next year.

On this "horticulture day" edition of Talk of Iowa, host Charity Nebbe helps listeners get their questions answered about the plants and trees in their lives. Also, Aaron Steil and Ajay Nair offer tips and tricks for preparing the garden for the winter to make sure it can reach its full potential in the springtime.

Guests:

Ajay Nair, associate professor of horticulture at Iowa State University

Aaron Steil, assistant director of Reiman Gardens in Ames

Charity Nebbe is the host of IPR's Talk of Iowa
Rick Brewer is a producer for IPR's Talk of Iowa and River to River