Growing A Greener World

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.

Sat, Jul 20 12:30 P.M. Trading Cleats for Beets: NFL: Players Goes NPK (Louisburg, NC)     NH CREATE

The inspiring story of Jason Brown, who walked away from a lucrative NFL career at just 29 to grow food for a living - despite zero farming experience whatsoever-and give much of it away for free at every harvest.

Sun, Jul 21 12:30 A.M. Trading Cleats for Beets: NFL: Players Goes NPK (Louisburg, NC)     NH CREATE

The inspiring story of Jason Brown, who walked away from a lucrative NFL career at just 29 to grow food for a living - despite zero farming experience whatsoever-and give much of it away for free at every harvest.

Tue, Jul 23 11:00 A.M. Working with Nature for a Sustainable Landscape Design (Whidbey Island, WA)     NH CREATE

One designer's epic four-year project to create a stunning sustainable landscape that enhances the natural beauty of its island surroundings in Seattle's Puget Sound, all while leaving the lightest environmental footprint possible.

Tue, Jul 23 5:00 P.M. Working with Nature for a Sustainable Landscape Design (Whidbey Island, WA)     NH CREATE

One designer's epic four-year project to create a stunning sustainable landscape that enhances the natural beauty of its island surroundings in Seattle's Puget Sound, all while leaving the lightest environmental footprint possible.

Thu, Jul 25 11:00 A.M. The Power of a Seed to Change The World (Vermont)     NH CREATE

A quest to reimagine our world through the power of plant seeds led Tom Stearns to start a successful company in his own backyard; he now offers more than 600 varieties to home gardeners and commercial growers alike.

Thu, Jul 25 5:00 P.M. The Power of a Seed to Change The World (Vermont)     NH CREATE

A quest to reimagine our world through the power of plant seeds led Tom Stearns to start a successful company in his own backyard; he now offers more than 600 varieties to home gardeners and commercial growers alike.

Sat, Jul 27 12:30 P.M. Working with Nature for a Sustainable Landscape Design (Whidbey Island, WA)     NH CREATE

One designer's epic four-year project to create a stunning sustainable landscape that enhances the natural beauty of its island surroundings in Seattle's Puget Sound, all while leaving the lightest environmental footprint possible.

Sun, Jul 28 12:30 A.M. Working with Nature for a Sustainable Landscape Design (Whidbey Island, WA)     NH CREATE

One designer's epic four-year project to create a stunning sustainable landscape that enhances the natural beauty of its island surroundings in Seattle's Puget Sound, all while leaving the lightest environmental footprint possible.

Tue, Jul 30 11:00 A.M. Bats: Unsung Heroes for Gardeners & Growers (Austin and San Antonio, TX)     NH CREATE

Twenty million bats put on a nightly show that's unlike anything in nature and provide an illuminating look at this misunderstood creature that could be the farmer's most powerful ally and the home gardener's best friend.

Tue, Jul 30 5:00 P.M. Bats: Unsung Heroes for Gardeners & Growers (Austin and San Antonio, TX)     NH CREATE

Twenty million bats put on a nightly show that's unlike anything in nature and provide an illuminating look at this misunderstood creature that could be the farmer's most powerful ally and the home gardener's best friend.

Thu, Aug 1 11:00 A.M. A Year in the Life of the Garden Farm, Part I (Atlanta, GA)     NH CREATE

This season premiere episode documents the first of a two-part series covering an entire year in the working garden set for the television series.

Thu, Aug 1 5:00 P.M. A Year in the Life of the Garden Farm, Part I (Atlanta, GA)     NH CREATE

This season premiere episode documents the first of a two-part series covering an entire year in the working garden set for the television series.

Sat, Aug 3 12:30 P.M. Bats: Unsung Heroes for Gardeners & Growers (Austin and San Antonio, TX)     NH CREATE

Twenty million bats put on a nightly show that's unlike anything in nature and provide an illuminating look at this misunderstood creature that could be the farmer's most powerful ally and the home gardener's best friend.

Sun, Aug 4 12:30 A.M. Bats: Unsung Heroes for Gardeners & Growers (Austin and San Antonio, TX)     NH CREATE

Twenty million bats put on a nightly show that's unlike anything in nature and provide an illuminating look at this misunderstood creature that could be the farmer's most powerful ally and the home gardener's best friend.

Tue, Aug 6 11:00 A.M. A Year in the Life of the Garden Farm, Part II (Atlanta, GA)     NH CREATE

Part II of this series picks up with the tomato season waning and a brand-new season of cool season edibles ready to plant.

Tue, Aug 6 5:00 P.M. A Year in the Life of the Garden Farm, Part II (Atlanta, GA)     NH CREATE

Part II of this series picks up with the tomato season waning and a brand-new season of cool season edibles ready to plant.

Thu, Aug 8 11:00 A.M. Epic Tomatoes (Raleigh, Nc)     NH CREATE

This episode shadows expert tomato grower, Craig LeHoullier from planting to harvest to get practical tips from one of the most respected experts while learning unique and innovative growing methods for dealing with a variety of challenging conditions.

Thu, Aug 8 5:00 P.M. Epic Tomatoes (Raleigh, Nc)     NH CREATE

This episode shadows expert tomato grower, Craig LeHoullier from planting to harvest to get practical tips from one of the most respected experts while learning unique and innovative growing methods for dealing with a variety of challenging conditions.

Sat, Aug 10 12:30 P.M. A Year in the Life of the Garden Farm, Part II (Atlanta, GA)     NH CREATE

Part II of this series picks up with the tomato season waning and a brand-new season of cool season edibles ready to plant.

Sun, Aug 11 12:30 A.M. A Year in the Life of the Garden Farm, Part II (Atlanta, GA)     NH CREATE

Part II of this series picks up with the tomato season waning and a brand-new season of cool season edibles ready to plant.

Tue, Aug 13 11:00 A.M. Gardening for Butterflies & Other Beneficial Insects (Atlanta, GA, Phoenix, AZ)     NH CREATE

Many Butterflies and pollinators are losing vital habitats to urban sprawl and widespread use of herbicides.

Tue, Aug 13 5:00 P.M. Gardening for Butterflies & Other Beneficial Insects (Atlanta, GA, Phoenix, AZ)     NH CREATE

Many Butterflies and pollinators are losing vital habitats to urban sprawl and widespread use of herbicides.

Thu, Aug 15 11:00 A.M. Redeeming Your Ground (Atlanta, Ga)     NH CREATE

See how the Scott family's efforts to redeem their own ground in their suburban backyard opened a whole new world of life in the great outdoors, and how many of the simple changes they made will inspire you in your own backyard.

Thu, Aug 15 5:00 P.M. Redeeming Your Ground (Atlanta, Ga)     NH CREATE

See how the Scott family's efforts to redeem their own ground in their suburban backyard opened a whole new world of life in the great outdoors, and how many of the simple changes they made will inspire you in your own backyard.

Sat, Aug 17 12:30 P.M. Gardening for Butterflies & Other Beneficial Insects (Atlanta, GA, Phoenix, AZ)     NH CREATE

Many Butterflies and pollinators are losing vital habitats to urban sprawl and widespread use of herbicides.

Sun, Aug 18 12:30 A.M. Gardening for Butterflies & Other Beneficial Insects (Atlanta, GA, Phoenix, AZ)     NH CREATE

Many Butterflies and pollinators are losing vital habitats to urban sprawl and widespread use of herbicides.

Tue, Aug 20 11:00 A.M. Gardening in the Desert Southwest (Phoenix, Az)     NH CREATE

To garden successfully in the desert Southwest, it just takes a little local knowledge to master the nuances of growing a productive garden there.

Tue, Aug 20 5:00 P.M. Gardening in the Desert Southwest (Phoenix, Az)     NH CREATE

To garden successfully in the desert Southwest, it just takes a little local knowledge to master the nuances of growing a productive garden there.

Thu, Aug 22 11:00 A.M. Hope for Heroes: The Farmer Veteran Coalition (Davis, CA)     NH CREATE

The Farmer Veteran Coalition's mission helps connect veterans with good jobs and new careers by cultivating a new generation of farmers.

Thu, Aug 22 5:00 P.M. Hope for Heroes: The Farmer Veteran Coalition (Davis, CA)     NH CREATE

The Farmer Veteran Coalition's mission helps connect veterans with good jobs and new careers by cultivating a new generation of farmers.

Sat, Aug 24 12:30 P.M. Gardening in the Desert Southwest (Phoenix, Az)     NH CREATE

To garden successfully in the desert Southwest, it just takes a little local knowledge to master the nuances of growing a productive garden there.

Sun, Aug 25 12:30 A.M. Gardening in the Desert Southwest (Phoenix, Az)     NH CREATE

To garden successfully in the desert Southwest, it just takes a little local knowledge to master the nuances of growing a productive garden there.

Tue, Aug 27 11:00 A.M. The Green Bronx Machine: The Power of a Classroom Farm (Bronx, NY)     NH CREATE

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.

Tue, Aug 27 5:00 P.M. The Green Bronx Machine: The Power of a Classroom Farm (Bronx, NY)     NH CREATE

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.

Thu, Aug 29 11:00 A.M. In Susan's Garden: A Backyard Habitat in Harmony with Nature (Spokane, WA)     NH CREATE

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.

Thu, Aug 29 5:00 P.M. In Susan's Garden: A Backyard Habitat in Harmony with Nature (Spokane, WA)     NH CREATE

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.

Sat, Aug 31 12:30 P.M. The Green Bronx Machine: The Power of a Classroom Farm (Bronx, NY)     NH CREATE

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.

Sun, Sep 1 12:30 A.M. The Green Bronx Machine: The Power of a Classroom Farm (Bronx, NY)     NH CREATE

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.

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