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Bob Webster Podcasts

8/16/14 - Howard Garrett, the Dirt Doctor

Bob invites Howard Garrett, the Dirt Doctor, to speak about the wonders of the organic program.

8/16/14 - Wysteria, Hydrogen Peroxide, Tomatoes,

Why doesn't wysteria have any scent? How to use hydrogen peroxide in the soil. Growing tomatoes in containers.

8/16/14 - Grasshoppers, Munster Dog Food,

Trying to control a future generation of grasshoppers from tearing up the garden. Where to buy Munster dog food.

8/16/14 - Esperanza, Foxtail Fern, Thyme,

Is now the time to plant esperanza, foxtail fern, and thyme? Activated charcoal.

8/16/14 - Grape Vine,

Can grape vines be regrown? Shade cloth.

8/16/14 - Root Irrigation, Figs, Weed Block,

Why don't we try root irrigation for the drought period? Mulching figs. Root zone for growth in container vegetables. Commercial weed block.

8/16/14 - Crown of Thorns, Figs, Passion Flower,

Can crown of thrones grow all year? Figs are slowing in growth. Hardly see any blooms on the passion flower.

8/16/14 - Bush Green Beans, Okra,

Bush Green Beans are growing only curly little beans before they die. Okra is slow to grow.

8/16/14 - Fall Astors, Copper Canyon Daisy,

Any good fall and winter perennial bloomers?

8/16/14 - Figs, Ligustrum, Pecan Tree,

When can figs be cutback? Is ligustrum overgrowth a problem? Web worms on the pecan trees.

8/16/14 - Asiatic Jasmine, Japanese Star Jasmine,

Breaking down the oak leaves to compose so the Asiatic Jasmine can spread. Is Star Jasmine good for fence cover?

8/9/14 - Cornmeal, Spidermites, Mosquitos,

Making cornmeal paste for toenails. How long will seaweed and molasses last when it's mixed with water? Will spidermites attack weeds? Mosquito repellents.

8/9/14 - Cornmeal, Azola, Purple Sage, Plumeria,

How much should cornmeal be reduced for fighting fungus? Azola on the pond. When can purple sage be pruned? No flowers on plumeria.

8/9/14 - Tomatoes, Onions, St. Augustine,

Using cornmeal on the tomato potting soil. How far apart should the onions be planted in rows? St. Augustine has been killed with ironite.

8/9/14 - Figs, Neem Oil, Texas Red Bud,

When's the best time to air layer figs? Is it too hot to put out Neem Oil? The best of the Red Bud.

8/9/14 - St. Augustine, Comfrey,

Can Medina Plus take the place of compost on the St. Augustine? Comfrey is having a hard time this time of the year.

8/9/14 - Mexican Heather, Caolina Jessiman,

Why doesn't Mexican Heather ever grow? Growing Carolina Jessiman.

7/27/14 - Mesquite, Cucumbers, Bush Beans,

Clearing mesquite. What's some good Pasteur grass? How to keep mesquite from spreading mesquite. Cucumbers and bush beans are blossoming but no fruit.

7/27/14 - Grassburrs, Lantanas,

How to kill grassburrs. When the leaves of a lantana start wilting, does it need water?

7/27/14 - Duranta, Meyers Lemon, Mesquite Trees,

There is no green in the duranta. Does it need to be cut back? How deep a pot should a meyers lemon be put in? Transplanting mesquite trees.
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