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.
Just Because It's Organic (St. Paul, Mn) (#314H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Just because it's organic doesn't automatically make it a better option. Author and University of MN Assoc. Professor, Dr. Jeff Gillman helps us become more discerning gardeners as we explore specific examples in a fun and enlightening way.
- KQED Life: Sun, Oct 30, 2016 -- 9:00am Remind me
The Dirt On Creating A Healthy Garden (Raleigh, NC) (#302H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
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.
- KQED Life: Sat, Nov 5, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me
All About Seeds (Mt. Airy, Nc) (#315H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Here we cover everything you ever wanted to know about how to start seeds at home but were afraid to ask. From soil mix to grow lights - we share seed sowing secrets and explain the science behind the techniques.
- KQED Life: Sun, Nov 6, 2016 -- 9:00am Remind me
Heritage Breeds (Pittsboro, Nc and Potomac, Md) (#316H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
With the renewed interest in sustainability and organic agriculture, heritage farm animals are making a come back. We learn why certain livestock had previously fallen out of favor, what is so special about them in today's world and how we can help restore this piece of our American heritage.
- KQED Life: Sun, Nov 13, 2016 -- 9:00am Remind me
Garden Coaching (Atlanta, Ga) (#317H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Just as athletes have trainers, we too can have personal garden coaches to help us achieve the landscape of our dreams. In this episode, we tag along with a coach to learn how they can guide, teach and empower us to be better gardeners on any skill level.
- KQED Life: Sun, Nov 20, 2016 -- 9:00am Remind me