Season 2020

Garden Guru, public radio host and former Organic Gardening Editor-in-Chief Mike McGrath tackles your toughest garden, lawn, and pest problems every week.

Video thumbnail: You Bet Your Garden Ep. 97 Blossom End Rot on Tomatoes

You Bet Your Garden

Ep. 97 Blossom End Rot on Tomatoes

Blossom end rot and tomatoes. Are you trying to compost whole leaves?

Ep. 97 Blossom End Rot on Tomatoes

Video thumbnail: You Bet Your Garden Ep: 88 A Fresh Look: Rosemary

You Bet Your Garden

Ep: 88 A Fresh Look: Rosemary

A Fresh Look: Does rosemary have the power to deter insect pests?

Ep: 88 A Fresh Look: Rosemary

Video thumbnail: You Bet Your Garden Ep. 86 Installing Trees and Shrubs

You Bet Your Garden

Ep. 86 Installing Trees and Shrubs

Host Mike Mcgrath goes over do's and don'ts for installing new trees and shrubs.

Ep. 86 Installing Trees and Shrubs

Video thumbnail: You Bet Your Garden Ep. 85 Tips For Beginner Gardeners

You Bet Your Garden

Ep. 85 Tips For Beginner Gardeners

Host Mike McGrath will continue to share advice for beginner gardeners.

Ep. 85 Tips For Beginner Gardeners

Video thumbnail: You Bet Your Garden Ep. 84 Tips for First Time Gardeners

You Bet Your Garden

Ep. 84 Tips for First Time Gardeners

Host, Mike McGrath shares 26 tips for success for first-time gardeners

Ep. 84 Tips for First Time Gardeners

Video thumbnail: You Bet Your Garden Ep. 83 Planting Happy Tomatoes

You Bet Your Garden

Ep. 83 Planting Happy Tomatoes

This week on YBYG, Mike McGrath reveals dozens of ways to ensure a great tomato harvest.

Ep. 83 Planting Happy Tomatoes

Video thumbnail: You Bet Your Garden Ep. 82 Direct Seeded Crops

You Bet Your Garden

Ep. 82 Direct Seeded Crops

Some crops such as peas, beans, sweet corns, and greens are supposed to be "direct-seeded.

Ep. 82 Direct Seeded Crops

Video thumbnail: You Bet Your Garden Ep. 81 Springtime Flowers

You Bet Your Garden

Ep. 81 Springtime Flowers

How to Keep Springtime Flowers Blooming Every Year

Ep. 81 Springtime Flowers

Video thumbnail: You Bet Your Garden Ep. 80 Rose Disease

You Bet Your Garden

Ep. 80 Rose Disease

Mike McGrath reveals how he accidentally conquered an allegedly-invincible rose virus.

Ep. 80 Rose Disease

Video thumbnail: You Bet Your Garden Ep. 79 Tomato Problems

You Bet Your Garden

Ep. 79 Tomato Problems

Why blight is the last thing you want your tomatoes to have and how to prevent.

Ep. 79 Tomato Problems

Video thumbnail: You Bet Your Garden Ep. 78 Enjoying Plants During Quarantine

You Bet Your Garden

Ep. 78 Enjoying Plants During Quarantine

Enjoying the outdoors and plants is a great "cure" for quarantine blues.

Ep. 78 Enjoying Plants During Quarantine

Video thumbnail: You Bet Your Garden Ep. 77 Spider Mites

You Bet Your Garden

Ep. 77 Spider Mites

This week Mike talks about how spider mites aren't spiders.

Ep. 77 Spider Mites

Video thumbnail: You Bet Your Garden Ep. 75 Taking Care of Roses

You Bet Your Garden

Ep. 75 Taking Care of Roses

Mike McGrath shares the proper and successful chemical-free ways to care for your roses.

Ep. 75 Taking Care of Roses

Video thumbnail: You Bet Your Garden Ep. 74 Removing Mulch From Spring Bulbs

You Bet Your Garden

Ep. 74 Removing Mulch From Spring Bulbs

Mike McGrath reveals exactly when to remove that mulch to help plants emerge safely.

Ep. 74 Removing Mulch From Spring Bulbs

Video thumbnail: You Bet Your Garden Ep. 73 Sand Into Soil

You Bet Your Garden

Ep. 73 Sand Into Soil

Host Mike McGrath reveals the best way to turn sand into garden soil.

Ep. 73 Sand Into Soil

Video thumbnail: You Bet Your Garden Ep. 72 Successful Seed Starting

You Bet Your Garden

Ep. 72 Successful Seed Starting

Mike McGrath tackles your toughest garden, lawn, and pest problems.

Ep. 72 Successful Seed Starting

Video thumbnail: You Bet Your Garden Ep: 70 Your Plant's Health

You Bet Your Garden

Ep: 70 Your Plant's Health

Mike McGrath explains how to correctly use coffee grounds and ashes from a hardwood stove

Ep: 70 Your Plant's Health