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July 22, 2017


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We’re live from the Francisco Grande Hotel in Casa Grande!

  • Why we are in Casa Grande for contractors and homeowner’s.

Nancy Cutler from The Desert Botanical Garden joins us to talk “desert harvesting:”

  • What do you need to know about Saguaro harvesting.
  • Timelines for harvesting and why this year was kind of a bust, plus how to pick it.


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Segment 2
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It’s time for another Talking Trees Segment with Integrity Tree Service!

  • Romey has some ideas on how we might change the format around the broadcast.

Tree Of The Month: The Prosopis Velutina also known as the Velvet Mesquite.  Learn about it’s applications and how to care for it.

  • John talks about native versus non-native plants.
  • Tips for tree maintenance in July. (fertilizer, trimming, etc.)
  • Recent rain and what it means to your Arizona yard. The monsoon is here!


  • Frank – He has mexican fan palms that have yellow acorn looking things growing on them. What are they?

9:00 AM | On The House Hour

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Live Listener:

  • We’re live on-location and a listener wants to know why the crew is wearing headphones and why are we all on laptops?


  • Pete – He has a porcelain tub/shower and wants to put in a grab bar for safety. Is there anything he should know before drilling into the til?

*Listen to advice and use a Franklin Sensor!

  • Jennifer is taking at trip to learn about aging in place with Remodel Direct.

10:00 AM | Open Home Hour

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We continue our conversation with Chauncey Meyer Architect:

  • More thoughts on Francisco Grande hotel. (Costs, materials, etc.)
  • Talking about the benefits of building with masonry.
  • Interesting buildings that Chauncey designed, recently.
  • Average income for workers who would have been working on the hotel. Wow!
Weekend Wake-Up HourStart your mornings off with Rosie on the House as we visit with Nancy Cutler, Museum Education Consultant for the Desert Botanical Garden. We will be discussing different desert plants, their uses, history, and much more!  

Outdoor Living Hour – Talking Trees with John EisenhowerJohn Eisenhower with Integrity Tree Service joins us to share all you need to know! \

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