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The Roundtable
11:12 am
Thu February 20, 2014

Sugaring: A Sweet Business Proposition?

   The Sugarmaker’s Companion is the first guide of its kind addressing the small-and large-scale syrup producer seeking to make a profitable business from maple, birch, and walnut sap.

This book incorporates valuable information on ecological forest management, value-added products, and the most up-to-date techniques on sap collection and processing. It also looks at an integrated sugaring operation, interconnected to the whole-farm system, woodland, and community.

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Vox Pop
1:00 pm
Wed July 24, 2013

Vox Pop : Gardening : 7/24/13

Credit Berkshire Botanical Garden

Joining us today to answer your gardening questions is our panel of gardening experts.

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Vox Pop
3:00 pm
Thu June 27, 2013

Vox Pop : Gardening : 6/27/13

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Joining us today to answer your gardening questions is our expanded panel of gardening experts.

Greg Ward runs Ward’s Nursery - a lawn and garden resource in Great Barrington, Massachusetts.

Fred Breglia is director of horticulture and operations at the Landis Arboretum in Esperance, New York.

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Vox Pop
3:00 pm
Thu May 30, 2013

Vox Pop : Gardening : 5/30/13

Credit Berkshire Botanical Garden

Joining us today to answer your gardening questions is Fred Breglia, director of horticulture and operations at the Landis Arboretum in Esperance, New York. WAMC's Ray Graf hosts.

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New England News
6:00 pm
Fri April 26, 2013

Pittsfield Celebrates Arbor Day

Jim McGrath leads the Arbor Day celebrations at Pitt Park
Lucas Willard WAMC

Members of the Pittsfield community gathered to celebrate Arbor Day at Pitt Park. The park was founded 100 years ago, one of the city’s first parks.

The public gathered in the park under the branches of an Eastern Cottonwood tree that Jim McGrath, Parks and Open Spaces Director for the City of Pittsfield, said was here before the city was founded. It is at least 300 years old.

"We're pleased that we can celebrate this grand champion on Arbor Day," said McGrath.

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Vox Pop
3:00 pm
Thu April 25, 2013

Vox Pop : Gardening : 4/25/13

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Joining us today to answer your gardening questions are two folks you may already know, and two new guests.

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