Bryan Earl

Development Director

Bryan Earl has been with UPR since 1993. He graduated from Utah State University with a degree in Journalism and completed an internship at KOIN-TV in Portland, Oregon, before coming to UPR full-time.  When not in his garden, Bryan loves to travel with his family, ride trains, ski at Beaver Mountain, and sing with the American Festival Chorus.


Access Utah
10:57 am
Mon July 23, 2012

Seeing Soil on Access Utah Monday

Utah State University Extension Soil Specialist Grant Cardon joins Bryan Earl to discuss why you can't grow blueberries and other plants you've seen back east. On Access Utah Monday we'll talk about why the soil is so alkaline, cover crops, and have the latest Wild about Utah. 

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Access Utah
10:23 am
Tue July 17, 2012

Plant Diseases on Access Utah Monday

USU extension plant pathologist Claudia Nischwitz joins Bryan Earl Monday morning to talk about diseases- viruses and bacteria that can affect the plants in your garden. 

Access Utah
11:39 am
Mon July 9, 2012

Earwigs, Mites, and More on Access Utah Monday

Diane Alston, Utah State University Extension Entomologist, joins Bryan Earl for the hour to discuss bugs in trees, bushes and other plants and how to get rid of them. 

Access Utah
11:35 am
Mon July 2, 2012

'Squash Bugs' Could Ruin Your Plants

Monday's Access Utah is a repeat from 2011's rainy season. Here's some up-to-date information about critters in your garden.

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Access Utah
11:14 am
Mon June 25, 2012

Chickens and Eggs on Access Utah Monday

In many backyards across the state and country, poultry are becoming common. Raising poultry requires space, time, and special ingredients. Chickens are good for gardens, and the soul.  Today Bryan Earl speaks with Brit Merrill and Celia Bell about eggs, gardens, and chickens. 

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Access Utah
1:11 pm
Mon June 18, 2012

Dan Drost talks Watering the Plants on Access Utah

On Access Utah Monday we take a look at the vegetables in your garden. Utah State University Extension Specialist Dan Drost is in studio today, discussing proper watering techniques, where your plants should be in their growing cycle, and more. 

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Online Pledge Drive
4:32 pm
Tue June 12, 2012

Make a Donation to UPR - Enter to Win

Most of us live with dues and deadlines. Utah Public Radio is no different. As we near the end of our fiscal year, our bills come due to NPR and other sources that bring you the news and music you value. Everything you hear on UPR is made possible with your financial support.

Donate today and help us continue providing you with the UPR news, information, and arts & entertainment you love.

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Access Utah
11:33 am
Mon June 11, 2012

Cicadas, Grasshoppers on Monday's Access Utah

Today Bryan Earl meets with Utah State University Extension Entemologist Diane Alston about bugs in the early summer. When are the cicadas coming? How can you keep your garden clean of grasshoppers? 

Access Utah
11:22 am
Mon June 4, 2012

Utah Penstemon Festival on Monday AU

Today we discuss the native flower Penstemons, in it's many varieties with experts from across the Southwest: Janette Warner, owner of Wildland Nursery in Joseph, Utah and David Salmon from High Country Gardens of Santa Fe, New Mexico. 

Salmon will be a guest speaker at the Utah Native Plant Society's Penstemon Festival June 8-9. On the show he talks a bit about his topic: Penstemons. 


Job Opening at UPR
4:51 pm
Mon May 21, 2012

Apply for Special Events Development Officer Position

Come work for UPR!

We're seeking a Special Events and Online Auction Development Officer. The successful applicant will be responsible for coordinating special events and online auctions to increase station income and visibility of the UPR Network statewide.

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