Neil on the Radio

Neil Sperry’s may be the most familiar voice in Texas horticulture. Since his early radio broadcasts on behalf of the Texas AgriLife Extension in the early 1970s, to his first commercial broadcast on January 7, 1978, Neil has reached hundreds of thousands of Texas gardeners every week. He is probably the most tenured gardening talk show host in America. You heard him on WFAA radio 1978-1980, KRLD 1980-2010, and now …

Neil hosts Neil Sperry’s Texas Gardening on WBAP Sundays 8 a.m. – 10 a.m. Call Neil live during those hours at (800) 288-WBAP (9227). You can also listen to Neil live via streaming audio at and also on your smart phone via the WBAP app or one of the other streaming radio apps.

All Across Texas
Neil has broadcast Plant Talk Texas, his 5-minute daily feature, to more than 30 stations since 1978.

Additionally, he has hosted the Texas Lawn and Garden Hour for more than 20 years. Join him live on Saturdays 11 am – noon, and call with your plant question (888) 256-1080.

Podcasts of Neil’s Broadcasts
Download and listen to Neil’s recent broadcasts via podcasts. They’re available from our homepage with just a couple of easy clicks. Click here to see the list.

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