Growing A Greener World
This series blends the latest trends in eco-friendly living with traditional gardening know-how. It highlights the diverse people, organizations and events that seek to raise environmental awareness and encourage better stewardship of the planet. It combines the expertise and engaging styles of veteran television host and nationally recognized authority on gardening and sustainability, Joe Lamp'l (a.k.a. joe gardener), with the "Most Watched Gardening Personality on the Web," Garden Girl Patti Moreno. Each episode contains one compelling feature story and one how-to segment for growing your own food, followed by a four-minute segment with chef Nathan Lyon (A Lyon in the Kitchen) who uses fresh-from-the-garden fruit, vegetables or herbs to create simple and delicious dishes.
Growing A Greener World Previous Broadcasts
Year-round Growing With Eliot Coleman (HARBORSIDE, ME) (Episode #623H)
KQED Life: Sun, Feb 7, 2016 -- 9:00 AM
It's a GGW trip to the extreme northeast as we visit acclaimed authors and accomplished gardening sages Eliot Coleman and Barbara Damrosch at their Four Seasons Farm in Harborside, Maine. Throughout the course of this episode, we see how this husband and wife team consistently and successfully grows vegetables all year-round... in even their sometimes frigid Zone 5 climate. You'll have no more excuses about gardening in challenging weather!
Greenhouses for Year-Round Growing (Episode #203H)
KQED Life: Sat, Feb 6, 2016 -- 1:30 PM
A great way to garden year round no matter where you live. Several options are covered along with what you need to know to have your own.