Peas in a Pod-cast

Peas in a Pod-cast

By Trysta Herzog
The official podcast of Springfield's Friends of the Garden. We are here to teach you at-home tips and tricks of gardening!
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Healthy Living and Gardening
Welcome back to Peas in a Pod-cast by Springfield's Friends of the Garden, hosted by Madison Hadler! Today we have Stephanie Urich, who is a Master Gardener and has a background in Culinary Nutrition and Sustainable Agriculture with Psychology. In this episode, we talk about how healthy living and gardening go hand and hand, even how you can bring your kids to love their fruits and veggies! You can check out the Master Gardeners, and even talk to Stephanie, about how to implement fruits and veggies into your garden: (417) 881-8909, or go to their website for more resources: http://mggreene.org/?fbclid=IwAR3Jbz3cjtKlqbPm8n7-45_D_4q783L9HEB3fZnXSvH4DJFB-q9xEo72WM0. As always, help support the Friends of the Garden by becoming a member today! Go to our website (https://www.friendsofthegarden.org/), our Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/sgfbot/), and check us out on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/friendsofthegarden). Have questions you want to be answered? Tell us on Facebook!
19:09
May 6, 2020
What Gardening Mistakes You Should Avoid
Welcome back to Peas in a Pod-cast by Springfield's Friends of the Garden, hosted by Madison Hadler! Today we have Kelly McGowan with us again, who is a Field Specialist in Horticulture for the University of Missouri Extension in the Botanical Center. She tells us some beginning gardening mistakes she sees and how to avoid them! We also talk about using the Master Gardeners and MU Extension to help you with these so check them out here: (417) 881-8909, or go to their website for more resources: http://mggreene.org/?fbclid=IwAR3Jbz3cjtKlqbPm8n7-45_D_4q783L9HEB3fZnXSvH4DJFB-q9xEo72WM0. As always, help support the Friends of the Garden by becoming a member today! Go to our website: https://www.friendsofthegarden.org/ and check us out on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/friendsofthegarden. Have questions you want to be answered? Tell us on Facebook!
17:19
April 29, 2020
All About the Friends of the Garden
Welcome back to Peas in a Pod-cast! Today we sit down with Trysta Herzog, Executive Director of the Friends of the Garden. She tells all about the history of the organization, what it does, how to become a member, and more! Check out the Friends of the Garden on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/friendsofthegarden/), Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/sgfbot/), and their our website (https://www.friendsofthegarden.org/). If you want a cute t-shirt that supports the gardens, check out 5 Pound Apparel https://www.5poundapparel.com/collections/parks?fbclid=IwAR1SEJEakbGTfo25JRWfzxLoB9ZlvxZ6HJTBdvfO7DyLi1v5eyjXWfzViIA.  All of the gardens are OPEN, except for the Japanese Stroll Garden, so go take some pictures and tag us! Just make sure to socially distance as well. Tune in next Wednesday and give us some ideas for episodes on our Facebook!
26:35
April 22, 2020
Gardening with Kids
Welcome back to Peas in a Pod-cast the Friends of the Garden's official podcast. In this episode, we talk with Master Gardener, Jeanie Skibiski, about gardening with kids. She gives great advice on what to grow, how to aid your kids in the process, and tells stories about her grandkids and their gardening experiences. As always, check out the Master Gardener's Facebook page if you ever need help here: https://www.facebook.com/MasterGardenersGreeneCounty/. Check out the Friends of the Garden Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/friendsofthegarden/), our website (https://www.friendsofthegarden.org/), and our Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/sgfbot/). Dm us some ideas/questions for future episodes and become a Friend of the Garden today! 
23:50
April 8, 2020
How Gardening can Reduce Anxiety
Welcome to the first episode of Peas in a Pod-cast brought to you by Springfield's Friends of the Garden! This podcast is here to serve as your gardening handbook, your connection to the Botanical Center, and a way for you to pass the time in quarantine. In this episode, we have Kelly McGowan, who is a Field Specialist in Horticulture for the University of Missouri Extension in the Botanical Center. We talk about how gardening can help with anxiety, how to get started, and more! If you have any questions about gardening the Master Gardeners are still able to help call (417) 881-8909, or go to their website for more resources: http://mggreene.org/?fbclid=IwAR3Jbz3cjtKlqbPm8n7-45_D_4q783L9HEB3fZnXSvH4DJFB-q9xEo72WM0. Check out Friends of the Garden Facebook to give episode suggestions here: https://www.facebook.com/friendsofthegarden and go to our website to donate: https://www.friendsofthegarden.org/.
19:40
April 2, 2020