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
The Power of Worms; Natures Miracle for Healthy Gardens (Episode #218H)
KQED Life: Sun, Aug 5, 2012 -- 8:30 AM
Gardens that look great and provide protection from environmental hazards are a popular and important trend.
Organic Flower Power; All the Beauty-None of the Chemicals (Episode #217H)
KQED Life: Sat, Aug 4, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
Some organically minded growers and retailers are changing the way the flower industry practices their craft of growing beautiful flowers without the chemicals. It's a movement that is good for the planet.
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