The Village Chestnut Tree
By Emmett Hoops
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All across North America and Europe, trees are under mortal threat. This is a podcast about endangered trees and what's being done to save them.
||CleanA Halloween Chestnut||Welcome to podcast 12, a Halloween Chestnut. Thats all you will know until you listen...||10/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanExciting chestnut news!||In this episode, youll hear of exciting research and progress with American chestnuts. Specifically, how can an existing tree be helped? The answer will surprise you.||10/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAn interview with the President…||Hear about the promise and challenges of chestnut restoration in this interview with the President of the New York Chapter, American Chestnut Foundation.||10/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNew York Chapter News!||Want to meet fellow chestnut enthusiasts? Theres no better time nor place than at the annual meeting. Listen for details.||9/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe scope of the problem||Welcome to episode 8 of The Village Chestnut Tree. Todays episode is about the scope of the problem of invasive species. Trees are under unprecedented threats. How big is the problem and how can we learn more? Youll find out in this episode.||8/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPersistent rumors||Persistent rumors claim that somewhere in North America, a magical stand of fully mature American chestnuts thrives, proving that blight has a natural enemy. Not so. There are no such chestnut groves. There are, however, some trees that have remained||8/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAg Zones and your tree||In this episode of The Village Chestnut Tree, youll learn more about how the U.S. Department of Agricultures zone system helps us choose the right plants for where we live. Will your chestnut seedling survive in your yard?||7/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: Care and planting of your chestnut||How you start your chestnut is every bit as important as where you plant it. This episode will provide instructions on how to succeed.||6/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBy kind permission of…||Andy Newhouse of SUNY ESF writes about the history of transgenics at the Syracuse facility, the future of tree restoration, and the validity of the transgenic approach. Read by your host, Emmett Hoops.||5/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMore about the “mother orchards”||The Village Chestnut Tree presents information about the reintroduction of the American Chestnut, along with information of interest to tree lovers everywhere.||5/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Showing the Advancement of Science
An interesting and informative podcast on the effort to revive the American Chestnut.
Great podcast for chestnut lovers
I have listened to all the episodes and have gained so much knowledge from it. I like the production aspect as well. It’s very well done and Mr. Hoops is a pleasant personality. Hopefully there will be for episodes. I will certainly listen!
Short and to the point. Great if you’re a tree lover like me.