GROWING A GREENER WORLD blends the latest trends in eco-friendly living with traditional gardening know-how. The series highlights the diverse people, organizations and events that seek to raise environmental awareness and encourage better stewardship of the planet. GROWING A GREENER WORLD 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 GirlPatti 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. Lyon, a finalist for the 2006 The Next Food Network Star, believes the fresher the ingredients, the better the food.

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The Green Bronx Machine: The Power of a Classroom Farm (Bronx, NY)

Volunteer teacher, Stephen Ritz has committed his life's work to teaching kids to grow real food to build healthy minds and bodies in a one-of-a-kind learning environment he created in a Bronx, NY public school. His system is now being replicated worldwide with huge success.

  • 2017-10-21T01:00:00-07:00
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In Susan's Garden: A Backyard Habitat in Harmony with Nature (Spokane, WA)

In this episode, we follow Master Gardener Susan Mulvihill, an avid gardener, birder, and nature lover who has created a bountiful and beautiful habitat for all creatures. We'll learn some of Susan's best tips for creating a productive garden in harmony with nature.

  • 2017-10-24T01:00:00-07:00
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The Private Garden of a Public Gardener (Wayne, PA and Wilmington, DE)

Professional horticulturalists Dan Benarcik and Peggy Anne Montgomery never mind bringing their work home. While always experimenting with varied and native plants to provide wildlife habitats, now Dan and Peggy share their wisdom and beautiful personal garden with us.

  • 2017-10-31T01:00:00-07:00
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The Compost Pedallers (Austin, Tx)

Using the clean energy of pedal power, this small, eco-minded company, The Compost Pedallers, will bike to your door, pick up your weekly collection of compost ingredients, and haul it off to a nearby farm to do the dirty work for you. It's a winning recipe and a growing business model that's as green as it.

  • 2017-11-07T00:00:00-08:00
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Urban Farm, Country Town - The Spark in Sparta (Sparta and Atlanta, GA)

The Currey's are changing many lives in Sparta, GA. Early success with a backyard vegetable garden took off. With every new season, they continue to expand their farm to create new opportunities for a town that's now growing in far more ways than just a garden.

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