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From The Woods Today - Fire & Ice

Episode 43 - From The Woods Today - Fire & Ice


In this episode of From the Woods Today, we discuss fire season in Kentucky and as well as the upcoming ice storm. We have a segment on bird related activities for winter time and as always, our tree of the week.




From The Woods Today - Maple Diseases

Episode 42 - From The Woods Today - Maple Diseases


In this episode of From the Woods Today, we discuss maple. Dr. Ellen Crocker gives a presentation on common maple diseases. We also talk about the upcoming Kentucky Maple Day celebration.




From The Woods Today - Kentucky's Forest Health

Episode 41 - From The Woods Today - Kentucky's Forest Health


In this episode of From the Woods Today, we have several specialists here to discuss forest health in Kentucky. We also have our tree of the week segment and a new monthly segment on upcoming programs.




From The Woods Today - Religion and Wood

Episode 40 - From The Woods Today - Religion and Wood


In this episode of From the Woods Today, UK Director of Jewish Studies, Dr. Janice Fernheimer, teaches us about the Jewish celebration of trees called Tu B'Shevat. We have our regular tree of the week segment as well as a segment on scouting for invasive plants coming up in the spring.




From The Woods Today - Winter Wildlife Treats

Episode 39 - From The Woods Today - Winter Wildlife Treats


In this episode of From the Woods Today, we have some hands on activities you can do at home to feed and attract wildlife. We also have another wildlife sounds segment and our usual tree of the week.




From The Woods Today - Story of the Christmas Tree

Episode 37 - From The Woods Today - Story of the Christmas Tree


This week's From the Woods Today episode is a holiday special. We have Doug McLaren sharing why we use Christmas trees. We have a holiday themed wildlife sounds and tree of the week, as well as a segment on mistletoe.




From The Woods Today - Hemlock

Episode 36 - From The Woods Today - Hemlock


In this episode of From the Woods Today, we discuss hemlock trees and the invasive pests that are decimating them in Kentucky. We also have a recipe video for bourbon balls and our popular tree of the week segment.




From The Woods Today - What Do Those Labels Mean?

Episode 35 - From The Woods Today - What Do Those Labels Mean?


In this episode of From the Woods Today, Eric Gracey and Bobby Ammerman explain what forest and wood certification product labeling means. We have our tree of the week segment and a segment on maple syrup production and research in Kentucky.




From The Woods Today - Autumn Olive

Episode 34 - From The Woods Today - Autumn Olive


This week's From the Woods Today episode is Thanksgiving themed. We have another invasive plant highlight, this time on Autumn Olive. We have a delicious turkey recipe video from Martha Yount, a wildlife sounds segment, and our tree of the week.




From The Woods Today - Ginseng

Episode 33 - From The Woods Today - Ginseng


In this episode of From the Woods Today, we talk about Ginseng. We have our tree of the week segment as well as a video about Kentucky Christmas tree farms.