Tea Jay's Garden

Tea Jay's Garden

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I welcome you into my garden every week to share in the art and science of gardening. With an emphasis on the life sciences, Integrated Pest Management, and solid horticultural practice we’ll dive deep into gardening topics, explore the fascinating bio?


Backyard Market Gardening Review
Nov 12 • 28 min
I review Backyard Market Gardening: The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Selling What You Grow
Gardening Failures
Nov 6 • 7 min
I’m sick this week, so I did a short episode on how good gardeners fail upwards.
Interview with Sebastian Cocioba of New York Botanics LLC
Oct 29 • 53 min
Interview with Sebastian Cocioba of New York Botnaics LLC about Genetic Engineering, Tissue Culture, and Orchids.
Craig LeHoullier and Patrina Small, The Tomato Episode, Introduction, Dwarfs, and Epic Tomatoes
Oct 15 • 82 min
The Tomato Episode. I talk Dwarf Tomatoes with Craig LeHoullier and Patrina Small, and review Epic Tomatoes
Week 41 - Suzy Buttress Interview, The Learning Garden, Straw Bale Gardening
Oct 7 • 82 min
I talk about my year at the learning garden, discuss the intersection between gardening and birding with Suzy Buttress, and review two Straw Bale Gardening Books.
Reboot
Sep 22 • 3 min
Just a quick update that there won’t be any episodes this week.
Breaking the Rules
Sep 20 • 12 min
Wrapping up Seed Saving Week we are talking about plant breeding experiments you can do
Self Fertile Crops
Sep 19 • 10 min
In this episode we get into the realm of Self Fertile Fruits and Vegetables
Landrace Gardening
Sep 18 • 12 min
As part of Seed Saving Week we dig into the world of Landrace Gardening
Heirlooms
Sep 17 • 16 min
In this episode I’m going to shed some light on the world of Heirloom Fruit and Vegetable cultivars.
Intro to Genetics
Sep 16 • 18 min
This episode covers some preliminary plant genetics to serve as a primer for what I’ll be talking about the rest of the week.
Lasagna Gardening
Sep 13 • 17 min
A review of the 1998 edition of Lasagna Gardening by Patricia Lanza
The All New Square Foot Garden
Sep 12 • 21 min
A review of the 2005 edition of The All New Square Foot Garden by Mel Bartholomew with a particular focus on using it to start community and school gardens.
Intro to School Gardening
Sep 11 • 17 min
A brief and realistic introduction to starting a school garden
Introduction to Gardening with Children
Sep 10 • 20 min
A very basic introduction to gardening with children
What is Tea Jay’s Garden
Sep 9 • 14 min
Just a quick intro into what Tea Jay’s Garden will be focused on going forward.
Bermuda Grass Woes.
Sep 6 • 10 min
A hate letter to Bermuda Grass.
A whole lot more about Corn
Sep 5 • 13 min
I talk about the complex world of hybrid corn.
A whole lot about corn.
Sep 4 • 18 min
A brain dump about corn, the different types of corn, where corn came from, and some exciting developments in corn.
Basic Soil Science
Sep 3 • 15 min
A brief overview of the exciting world of Soil Science.
Watering Basics
Sep 2 • 17 min
Answering that most basic of questions: “When should I water my plants?”