Join us for Yard and Garden Live on Fridays from 10-11:30 AM.   It's a LIVE Call In show where you can get any questions you have about your yard, garden, or landscape. 

Have a brown spot?  Have a strange insect eating your tomatoes? 

Call in Friday mornings at 402-729-3383 and get them answered!   

If you can't call during that time email our host Nichole Stoner at [email protected]

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HOST:   Nicole Stoner is the Gage County Horticulture Extension Educator. Nicole's focus areas include trees, shrubs, lawns, gardens, and insects. Nicole obtained her Master's Degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for Horticulture with a minor in Insect Science and she has Bachelor's Degrees in both areas. Nicole is also an ISA Certified Arborist. 


2023 Yard and Garden Guest Schedule

April 14, 2023               Sarah Browning (Host), Extension Educator in Lancaster County & Jay Seaton, Lower Platte South NRD Forester, Nebraska Forest Service

April 21, 2023               Lane Yocum, Agricultural Business Instructor & Chelsea Tietjen, Instructor of Agronomy, SCC

April 28, 2023               Graham Herbst, Community Forester Specialist, Nebraska Forest Service

May 5, 2023                    George Pinkerton, Owner of Roseland Nursery

May 12, 2023                 Andrew Campbell, Manager, Landscape Department, Campbell’s Nursery

May 19, 2023                 Paul Read, Professor of Viticulture, UNL Extension

May 26, 2023                 Carol Waters, Extension Educator in Cass County

June 2, 2023                   Kait Chapman, Extension Educator & Urban Entomologist in Lancaster County

June 9, 2023                  Dana Freeman, Horticulture Program Coordinator, Douglas-Sarpy Counties, NE Extension

June 16, 2023                Kyle Koch, Extension Educator & Insect Diagnostician, UNL

June 23, 2023                 John Porter, Urban Ag Program Coordinator, NE Extension

June 30, 2023                 Steve Karloff, District Forester, Nebraska Forest Service

July 7, 2023                    Bob Henrickson, Horticulture Program Coordinator, NSA

July 14, 2023                  Jody Green, Extension Educator & Urban Entomologist in Douglas-Sarpy Counties

July 21, 2023                  Scott Evans, Horticulture Program Coordinator, Douglas-Sarpy Counties, NE Extension

July 28, 2023                  Kyle Broderick, Plant Pathology Extension Educator, UNL


Fall Episodes

September 8, 2023     John Fech, Extension Educator in Douglas-Sarpy Counties

September 15, 2023  Laurie Stepanek, Forest Health Management Specialist, Nebraska Forest Service