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.
Restaurant Farms (GA, WA, CA) (#417H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Lush, green plants that need little water, stay green all year long and never have to be fertilized? What more could you want, especially after we show you how.
- KQED Life: Sat, Dec 14, 2013 -- 1:30pm email reminder
Garden Myths 2.0 (Atlanta, GA) (#419H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
From the rooftop of a New York City building, we visit a farm that is thinking outside the planting box and delivering urban food high atop the city streets.
- KQED Life: Sun, Dec 22, 2013 -- 8:30am email reminder
In The Garden with Margaret Roach (NY) (#418H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
From seed to pantry, we share not only how to get the best flavors from the garden, but how to capture that harvest in a jar for year round flavor.
- KQED Life: Sat, Dec 28, 2013 -- 1:30pm email reminder
Victory Garden Movement - The Peterson Project (Chicago) (#420H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
As victory gardens are springing up across the country, we visit one historical Chicago victory garden where growing food is also growing communities.
Growing More Power: (Milwaukee, WI) (#421H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
From the most recognized guy in urban farming, Will Allen of Growing Power urban farm in Milwaukee has been expanding in impressive ways.
- KQED Life: Sun, Jan 5, 2014 -- 8:30am email reminder
Mobile Truck Farms (Phil. PA, TX, NC) (#422H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
In some areas, the farm comes to the people by way of mobile farmers markets. We see how these traveling farms are filling an important urban need.
- KQED Life: Sun, Jan 12, 2014 -- 8:30am email reminder
Four Young Urban Farmers & Greenhouse Bus (Durham, NC, Boston, Seattle) (#423H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
We follow one homesteader, as she is works to bring an old organic farmstead back to life, restore an antique orchard & preserve the harvest.
Common Ground Fair (Unity, ME) (#424H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
We visit a long-running New England fair that celebrates organic farming & rural living to see what information can be utilized by the home gardener.
- KQED Life: Sun, Jan 26, 2014 -- 8:30am email reminder