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NYC Rooftop Gardens (New York, NY) (Episode #322H)

KQED Life: Sun, Jan 27, 2013 -- 8:30 AM

Sitting high above rush hour traffic, is a full production, organic farm - growing food in only 8-12 inches of soil spread across the rooftop of a New York City building. We visit this incredible 1-acre farm and learn how they are creating a whole new model for locally grown urban food that can be duplicated anywhere in the world.

Permaculture (Raleigh, Nc & Americus, Ga) (Episode #321H)

KQED Life: Sun, Jan 20, 2013 -- 8:30 AM

Beyond organic gardening, permaculture incorporates those practices and more, drawing from a number of agricultural disciplines by incorporating organic farm practices, agroforestry, integrated farming and ecology.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Jan 26, 2013 -- 1:30 PM

Behind The Scenes of a Flower Show (Seattle, Wa) (Episode #320H)

KQED Life: Sun, Jan 13, 2013 -- 8:30 AM

A firsthand look at how these display gardens are created and how to get the most from your visit to any show.

Moss Gardens (Raleigh, Nc) (Episode #319H)

KQED Life: Sun, Jan 6, 2013 -- 8:30 AM

In this episode, we learn how moss is an incredible eco-friendly plant that needs very little water, no fertilizers, clipping or mowing and yet, it stays green all year long! We cover all the basics and make a miniature tabletop landscape that will give years of enjoyment.

Organic Flowers (Skagit Valley, Wa) (Episode #318H)

KQED Life: Sat, Jan 5, 2013 -- 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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