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MEET COUNTRY GARDEN RADIO:
Join the Plant Professor (Lindsay Ono) and the Sultan of Sod (Dale Edwards) on the Country Garden Radio Show, Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Kern Radio, News Talk 1180, where you will learn everything from turf to trees, plants to ponds and okra to oleander.
The “Plant Professor,” Lindsay Ono teaches Country Garden listeners about the joys of gardening. He gives echnical answers for the experienced gardeners and is still understood by beginners. His 35 years of horticultural experience started at Evergreen Nursery, a family business. Today he is an Associate Professor of Environmental Horticulture for Bakersfield College and faculty advisor for the Bakersfield College Agriculture Ambassador Outreach Program.
Ono is a member of the California Agricultural Teachers Association (CATA), CATA Horticulture curriculum committee member and works with the California Statewide Career Pathways Project – Discipline Work Group. He also is the organizer of Garden Fest, a college and community gardening event combining educational garden seminars, Ag education, fund raisers for community organizations, while highlighting the Bakersfield College Agriculture program.
Dale Edwards, The "Sultan of Sod" from Old River Sod, brings country living into the city. Growing up on a farm in Mettler, California taught Edwards about raising and cultivating crops. His love for growing eventually turned into his career of today, sod production. With over 35 years of experience, Edwards travels throughout California consulting and lecturing businesses, landscape professionals and homeowners on the growth and maintenance of lawns.
Lyndsay Ono and Dale Edwards of The Country Garden Radio Show
WEEKLY SEGMENTS ON BAKERSFIELD'S FIRST MORNING NEWS:
LISTEN - Weed Control Must Start In February
LISTEN - Create A Weed-Free Lawn
LISTEN - Landscaping Tips
LISTEN - Is It Wildflower Seed Season?
LISTEN - How Does Wind Affect Plants?
LISTEN - Protecting Outdoor Plants
LISTEN - Want To See Your Sod
LISTEN - "Bakersfield Home Show"
LISTEN - "On Lawn Watering and Pumpkin Season."
LISTEN - "On Seed Planting."
LISTEN - "Planting during the fall."
LISTEN - "Harvest your sod early. Buy Local."
LISTEN - "Let your grass grow in hot weather"
LISTEN - Country Garden Promo:
LISTEN - Country Garden Talks West Nile: