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Helpful Feature on the Radio Show Newsletter


Helpful Feature on the Radio Show

(How to win one of the Natural Organic Certification Courses)

One of the latest features we've added to my Sunday show is a contest of sorts. We put a photo on the homepage of the website ( and whoever identifies it first by calling the show at 1-866-444-3478 or sending an email to wins our 15 Chapter online course. You can register anytime and companies can get discounts for their employees and nonprofits get a price break, but this photo contest gives folks a chance to get a course for free.

Usually the mystery photos are plants or insects and fairly easy to identify. The last two were obviously harder and I had to give the answers at the end of last Sunday's show. They were two very interesting plants and here's links to their information in the Library.

You should give them a try. If not in your local nursery, they can be purchased online. Here are a few sources.
Wirt L. Winn holly
Loquat leaf oak

Here are some other useful resources from

To discuss this newsletter or any other topic, tune in each Sunday 8am - 11am central time to the Dirt Doctor Radio Show. The call-in phone number is 1-866-444-3478. Listen on the internet or click here to find a station in your area.

Please share this newsletter with everyone in your address book and all your friends on Facebook and Twitter to help me spread the word on the proper way to select, plant and maintain plants.

Naturally yours,

Howard Garrett


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