Writings, Radio, & Video


The Savvy Gardening Blog

Columns for the Pittsburgh Tribune Review

Articles for Organic Gardening

The Dirt on Gardening Blog at Hobby Farms Magazine

Columns for Fine Gardening magazine

Columns for Hobby Farms and Urban Farm magazines


KDKA News Radio LogoKDKA Radio Pittsburgh
Listen to Jessica co-host The Organic Gardeners every Sunday morning from 7:00 to 8:00am on KDKA Radio in Pittsburgh. You can also listen to commercial-free Podcasts of every show by clicking here. Be sure to subscribe so you never miss a show!

wesa logoWESA – Pittsburgh’s NPR News Station
Click here to listen to Jessica and her radio partner, Doug Oster, discuss the amazing ways in which plants and insects communicate.

Podcast Interviews

America’s Homegrown Veggie Show: Jessica joins host Kate Copsey on America’s Homegrown Veggie Show to discuss all the benefits of having insects in the garden. Click here to listen.

The Vegetable Gardening Show: Host Mike Podlesny interviews Jessica about how to grow a successful container vegetable and fruit garden. They talk about what varieties grow best in pots, how to trouble-shoot pests and diseases, and why container gardening is such a great way to grow. Listen here.

Living Homegrown: In this podcast, Jessica and host Theresa Loe dig into the power of beneficial insects in the garden. You’ll discover some of the best plants for luring these good bugs in, and a few tricks you can employ to make sure these pest-eating helpers stick around. Listen to the podcast here.

The Urban Farm: In this enthusiastic podcast, Jessica tackles the topic of bringing more beneficial insects to your small farm or garden. She talks with host, Greg Peterson, about some of her favorite insects, including fireflies, parasitic wasps, and minute pirate bugs. You can listen to the interview here.

Video and Television

Video Trailer for Attracting Beneficial Bugs to Your Garden


Comments are closed.

↓ More ↓