UK Department of Forestry and Natural Resources

From The Woods Today - Forestry 101 Part 1

Episode 10 - From The Woods Today - Forestry 101 Part 1


In this episode of From the Woods Today Dr. Jacob Muller begins a new, monthly Forestry 101 series. We also have our Tree of the Week segment and Dr. Ellen Crocker shares some updates about the up and coming Healthy Woods App.




From The Woods Today - White Oak

Episode 9 - From The Woods Today - White Oak


In this episode we discuss the importance of White Oak in Kentucky and introduce the White Oak Initiative. Dr. Ellen Crocker also shares some Citizen Science opportunities to participate in.




From The Woods Today - Ticks

Episode 8 - From The Woods Today - Ticks


In this episode of From the Woods Today, co-hosts Billy Thomas and Renee' Williams, UK Forestry and Natural Resources Extension speak with special guest Jonathan Larson about ticks. We also have our beloved Tree of the Week segment.




From The Woods Today - Mushrooms

Episode 7 - From The Woods Today - Mushrooms


In this episode of From the Woods Today, co-hosts Billy Thomas and Renee' Williams, UK Forestry and Natural Resources Extension speak to Dr. Ellen Crocker about mushrooms. We also have our ever popular Tree of the Week and a segment on garlic mustard.




From The Woods Today - Tree Grafting

Episode 6 - From The Woods Today - Tree Grafting


In this edition of From the Woods Today Dr. Laura DeWald teaches you about grafting trees, a segment on frost damage, tree of the week and Birding in the Bluegrass.




From The Woods Today - Wildflowers

Episode 5 - From The Woods Today - Wildflowers


In this episode of From the Woods Today, co-hosts Billy Thomas and Renee Williams, UK Forestry and Natural Resources Extension speak with Garrard County 4H Youth Development Agent about wildflowers. We also have segments on Tree of the Week: northern red oak and snake ID.




From The Woods Today - Dealing With Wildlife

Episode 4 - From The Woods Today - Dealing With Wildlife


In this segment of From the Woods Today, co-hosts Billy Thomas and Renee' Williams, UK Forestry and Natural Resources Extension speak with Dr. Matt Springer about wildlife damage in gardens. We also have segments on Tree of the Week: Buckeye and snake ID.




From The Woods Today - Tree Planting

Episode 3 - From The Woods Today - Tree Planting


This episode is an Earth Day special. We discuss the history of Earth Day and show you how to plant trees. We have our Tree of the Week segment and share some information about the Adopt a Tree Program and 4-H events.




From The Woods Today - Tree Pruning

Episode 2 - From The Woods Today - Tree Pruning


In this episode of From the Woods Today Eric Gracey demonstrates how to properly prune trees. We also have our Tree of the Week segment and introduce our new Snake ID segment.




From The Woods Today - Invasive Plants

Episode 1 - From The Woods Today - Invasive Plants


In this episode of From the Woods Today Dr. Ellen Crocker discusses invasive plants. We also have our Tree of the Week segment, followed by an instructional video on how to make Red Bud jelly.