GLT's Grow: Upsides Of The Freeze-Thaw Cycle | WGLT

GLT's Grow: Upsides Of The Freeze-Thaw Cycle

Dec 26, 2018

The first day of winter is here. It's the solstice. That means there are still weeks ahead of below-freezing temperatures and frozen earth.

In this installment of GLT's gardening podcast Grow, Illinois State University's Patrick Murphy tells GLT's Mike McCurdy that the freeze-thaw cycle can have a helpful effect on the soil:

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