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Growing A Greener World Previous Broadcasts

Sustainable Agriculture (Swoope, VA) (Episode #306H)

KQED Life: Sun, Apr 28, 2013 -- 8:30 AM

Polyface Farms is everything that industrialized farming is not. Here's an in depth look at how they are able to grow produce and raise food (beef, chickens, pigs and turkeys) while stewarding the land at the same time.

Farm School (Athol, MA) (Episode #304H)

KQED Life: Sun, Apr 14, 2013 -- 8:30 AM

Learning to be an organic farmer is hot! The GGW crew enrolls in a true Organic Farm School for a week of reality TV like you've never seen before.

Sow True Seed: (Ashville, NC) (Episode #303H)

KQED Life: Sun, Apr 7, 2013 -- 8:30 AM

As heirloom seeds continue to lose ground to modern hybrids and habitat destruction, many of these treasured varieties of the past are lost forever. In this episode, we get a hands-on lesson in saving seeds and learn more about how to preserve the integrity of true organic seedstock.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Apr 13, 2013 -- 1:30 PM

The Dirt On Creating A Healthy Garden (Raleigh, NC) (Episode #302H)

KQED Life: Sat, Apr 6, 2013 -- 1:30 PM

The foundation of any healthy garden starts with the soil. This episode goes to the source with a tour of a Soil Testing lab and the U.S. Composting Council for a better understanding of how to create the best foundation in your home garden.

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