Growing to Give - The Story of First Fruits Farm and Wise Farmer Brown
growing a greener world

When Jason Brown walked away from a multi-million-dollar NFL contract to be a farmer, he didn't even know how to farm. Yet, two things were certain. He would learn to farm, and as he did, he'd give away the first fruits of every harvest to those in need.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 1104

About 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.


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Future Broadcast times for "Growing A Greener World": (show all)

Fri, Jul 19 6:00 A.M. Urban Victory Gardens Project     NH Create (11.4)
Fri, Jul 26 6:00 A.M. Learning to Prune Like a Pro, In Your Own Home Landscape     NH Create (11.4)
Fri, Aug 2 6:00 A.M. Urban and Community Gardening Heroes     NH Create (11.4)
Fri, Aug 9 6:00 A.M. Expanding Your Food Garden By Growing Fruit     NH Create (11.4)
Fri, Aug 16 6:00 A.M. Container Gardening Anywhere: What to Know Before You Grow     NH Create (11.4)
Fri, Aug 23 6:00 A.M. Creating Paradise Through a Shared Passion for Gardening     NH Create (11.4)


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