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.

Tue, May 21 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, May 21 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, May 23 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, May 23 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, May 25 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, May 26 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.

Sun, May 26 11:30 A.M. The Power of a Seed to Change The World (Vermont)     NH EXPLORE

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.

Tue, May 28 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, May 28 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, May 30 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, May 30 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, Jun 1 8:30 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.

Sat, Jun 1 10:30 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.

Sat, Jun 1 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, Jun 2 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.

Sun, Jun 2 2:30 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.

Sun, Jun 2 4:30 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.

Tue, Jun 4 11:00 A.M. The Private Garden of a Public Gardener (Wayne, PA and Wilmington, DE)     NH CREATE

Professional horticulturalists Dan Benarcik and Peggy Anne Montgomery never mind bringing their work home.

Thu, Jun 6 11:00 A.M. The Compost Pedallers (Austin, Tx)     NH CREATE

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.

Sat, Jun 8 12:30 P.M. The Private Garden of a Public Gardener (Wayne, PA and Wilmington, DE)     NH CREATE

Professional horticulturalists Dan Benarcik and Peggy Anne Montgomery never mind bringing their work home.

Sun, Jun 9 12:30 A.M. The Private Garden of a Public Gardener (Wayne, PA and Wilmington, DE)     NH CREATE

Professional horticulturalists Dan Benarcik and Peggy Anne Montgomery never mind bringing their work home.

Tue, Jun 11 11:00 A.M. Urban Farm, Country Town - The Spark in Sparta (Sparta and Atlanta, GA)     NH CREATE

The Currey's are changing many lives in Sparta, GA.

Tue, Jun 11 5:00 P.M. Urban Farm, Country Town - The Spark in Sparta (Sparta and Atlanta, GA)     NH CREATE

The Currey's are changing many lives in Sparta, GA.

Thu, Jun 13 11:00 A.M. New Ways of Growing America's Favorite Vegetable - Where inspiration and innovation Meet (Raleigh, NC)     NH CREATE

Expert grower, Brie Arthur turns conventional tomato-growing wisdom upside down.

Thu, Jun 13 5:00 P.M. New Ways of Growing America's Favorite Vegetable - Where inspiration and innovation Meet (Raleigh, NC)     NH CREATE

Expert grower, Brie Arthur turns conventional tomato-growing wisdom upside down.

Sat, Jun 15 12:30 P.M. Urban Farm, Country Town - The Spark in Sparta (Sparta and Atlanta, GA)     NH CREATE

The Currey's are changing many lives in Sparta, GA.

Sun, Jun 16 12:30 A.M. Urban Farm, Country Town - The Spark in Sparta (Sparta and Atlanta, GA)     NH CREATE

The Currey's are changing many lives in Sparta, GA.

Tue, Jun 18 11:00 A.M. Changing The Way America Eats (Pocantico Hill, Ny)     NH CREATE

Stone Barns Center revolutionizes the model for growing healthy and sustainable food on 80 acres of farmland while renowned chef Dan Barber creates masterpiece meals at one of the finest destination restaurants in the world.

Tue, Jun 18 5:00 P.M. Changing The Way America Eats (Pocantico Hill, Ny)     NH CREATE

Stone Barns Center revolutionizes the model for growing healthy and sustainable food on 80 acres of farmland while renowned chef Dan Barber creates masterpiece meals at one of the finest destination restaurants in the world.

Thu, Jun 20 11:00 A.M. For The Love of Maples (Flat Rock, Nc)     NH CREATE

Two brothers scour the globe for unique specimens of the Japanese maple for their incredible North Carolina nursery, which features over 1,000 cultivars of this immensely popular landscape and garden tree.

Thu, Jun 20 5:00 P.M. For The Love of Maples (Flat Rock, Nc)     NH CREATE

Two brothers scour the globe for unique specimens of the Japanese maple for their incredible North Carolina nursery, which features over 1,000 cultivars of this immensely popular landscape and garden tree.

Sat, Jun 22 12:30 P.M. Changing The Way America Eats (Pocantico Hill, Ny)     NH CREATE

Stone Barns Center revolutionizes the model for growing healthy and sustainable food on 80 acres of farmland while renowned chef Dan Barber creates masterpiece meals at one of the finest destination restaurants in the world.

Sun, Jun 23 12:30 A.M. Changing The Way America Eats (Pocantico Hill, Ny)     NH CREATE

Stone Barns Center revolutionizes the model for growing healthy and sustainable food on 80 acres of farmland while renowned chef Dan Barber creates masterpiece meals at one of the finest destination restaurants in the world.

Tue, Jun 25 11:00 A.M. Cemetery Gardens (Atlanta, Ga)     NH CREATE

Downtown Atlanta's historic Oakland Cemetery leads the modern renaissance of the cemetery garden, once a common showcase for rare plant specimens and elaborately-designed landscapes.

Tue, Jun 25 5:00 P.M. Cemetery Gardens (Atlanta, Ga)     NH CREATE

Downtown Atlanta's historic Oakland Cemetery leads the modern renaissance of the cemetery garden, once a common showcase for rare plant specimens and elaborately-designed landscapes.

Thu, Jun 27 11:00 A.M. Waking Up The Garden Farm (Atlanta, Ga)     NH CREATE

Get ready for spring as Joe preps his own planting beds for a new growing season, breaking down the best early techniques and organic practices to jumpstart the garden and ensure a successful harvest later.

Thu, Jun 27 5:00 P.M. Waking Up The Garden Farm (Atlanta, Ga)     NH CREATE

Get ready for spring as Joe preps his own planting beds for a new growing season, breaking down the best early techniques and organic practices to jumpstart the garden and ensure a successful harvest later.

Sat, Jun 29 12:30 P.M. Cemetery Gardens (Atlanta, Ga)     NH CREATE

Downtown Atlanta's historic Oakland Cemetery leads the modern renaissance of the cemetery garden, once a common showcase for rare plant specimens and elaborately-designed landscapes.

Sun, Jun 30 12:30 A.M. Cemetery Gardens (Atlanta, Ga)     NH CREATE

Downtown Atlanta's historic Oakland Cemetery leads the modern renaissance of the cemetery garden, once a common showcase for rare plant specimens and elaborately-designed landscapes.

Sun, Jun 30 11:30 A.M. Bats: Unsung Heroes for Gardeners & Growers (Austin and San Antonio, TX)     NH EXPLORE

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.

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