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From the Woods Kentucky is a weekly radio show on WRFL 88.1 FM Lexington and discusses all things forestry.

From the Woods Kentucky Renee Williams and Laura Lhotka: UK Forestry and Natural Resources

    • Education
    • 4.8 • 23 Ratings

From the Woods Kentucky is a weekly radio show on WRFL 88.1 FM Lexington and discusses all things forestry.

    From the Woods Today - KDF Tree Nurseries

    From the Woods Today - KDF Tree Nurseries

    In this episode of From the Woods Today, we talk about the Kentucky Division of Forestry's Tree Nurseries and how to order tree seedlings. We also have our monthly Pesky Plants segment. 9.7.22.
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    From the Woods Today

    • 47 min
    From the Woods Today - How Insects Find Food

    From the Woods Today - How Insects Find Food

    In this episode of From the Woods Today, Jonathan Larson joins us to talk about what insects can smell with their antennae and how they use that to find the things they want to eat. We also have a discussion about what Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) is, how it spreads, and where it's found, as well as our Tree of the Week segment. 8.31.22.
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    • 59 min
    From the Woods Today - Plant Selection for the Host

    From the Woods Today - Plant Selection for the Host

    In this episode of From the Woods Today, we talk about how insects and amphibians rely on native plants and learn some tips to gear landscape design mindsets toward the host first and plant second. We also have a segment on prepping your yard for fall pollinators, as well as discuss how to implement fire on landscapes to improve the health of our forested systems. 8.24.22.
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    • 55 min
    From the Woods Today - Cook Wild: Squirrel

    From the Woods Today - Cook Wild: Squirrel

    Join us this week on From the Woods Today while Martha Yount cooks live and tells us about the Cook Wild Kentucky Project. We also have a segment on Asian long-horned beetle (ALB) and how to spot and report this bad bug. We wrap up the show with a segment on lingering ash. 8.17.22.
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    • 57 min
    From the Woods Today - Birding By Ear

    From the Woods Today - Birding By Ear

    In this episode of From the Woods Today, we learn how to take our bird identification skills to the next level by learning their songs and calls. We also have our Wildlife Sounds segment, as well as a segment about locust leafminer, what it looks, and what it means for your trees. 8.10.22.
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    • 49 min
    From the Woods Today - History of the American Chestnut

    From the Woods Today - History of the American Chestnut

    In this episode of From the Woods Today, we learn the history of the American Chestnut, how it used to be all over Kentucky's landscapes, and what you can do to help save it. We also walk you through the process of hunting for and reporting American chestnut trees you find in the wild using the TreeSnap app. 8.3.22
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    From the Woods Today

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Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
23 Ratings

23 Ratings

bahana54 ,

Excellent

An entertaining and educational podcast that celebrates the beauty and importance of forests!

OH-RAM ,

Great information, not just for Kentuckians

Very informative for landowners or those who enjoy the woods. Well-produced and an easy listen.

Poortown ,

Great show!

Fun, informative, and interesting!

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