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Growing A Greener World

Website: http://www.growingagreenerworld.com
Next Airing: Sun, Nov 29th, 2020 at 5:30 AM on UEN-TV

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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.

Episodes:

  • Making More Plants By Propagating Your Garden

    One of the most fun, productive and inexpensive ways to grow your garden and expand your knowledge is by making more plants through simple propagation techniques. Join GGW gardening correspondent and plant propagation expert, Brie Arthur, as she and host, Joe Lamp'l, show you some of their tips to successfully making more plants from your very own garden.

    Next Airing: Sun, Nov 29th, 2020 at 5:30 AM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/7/2020 to 9/6/2022
  • Gardening to Feed Our Souls and Nourish Our Neighbors

    With more time at home than ever before, people are turning to gardening, many for the first time. Some are using their gardens to heal their mind and bodies and feed their families. Others are finding ways to use their gardens to nourish neighbors and their community in unique and powerful ways. Meet some of the team of Growing a Greener World in their own gardens, and see what others are doing across the country to serve their communities through gardening.

    Next Airing: Wed, Dec 2nd, 2020 at 5:30 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/7/2020 to 9/6/2022
  • A Day in the Life at the Gardenfarm

    When Growing a Greener World creator and host, Joe Lamp'l, isn't on the road to capture the stories of other gardeners in their gardens, he's busy keeping up with his own large, organically maintained raised bed garden and 5-acre hobby farm. But with a lot more time at home this year, come behind the scenes to experience what a real day in the life at Joe's personal and TV garden is really like.

    Next Airing: Wed, Dec 9th, 2020 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:45
    Usage rights: 9/7/2020 to 9/6/2022
  • The Foodscape Revolution

    Mingling food crops with your front yard ornamental garden is not only practical, it can add more visual appeal too. Limitations on where to create a designated food garden is often an obstacle in urban settings, so foodscaping - or landscaping to include edibles - is rapidly growing in popularity. Brie Arthur provides guidelines and examples for success and beauty, all from her personal foodscape garden.

    Next Airing: Wed, Dec 16th, 2020 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/7/2020 to 9/6/2022
  • More Than Just a Seed: Protecting its Past, and Preserving its Future

    Where a seed comes from - and how it was grown - can play a big role in how we source and grow our food crops and ornamental plants in our future. Not all seeds are created equal, nor should we be treating them as if they are. These days, more gardeners than ever are growing their own food. The seeds they choose to purchase and plant can impact a lot more than their own backyard garden.

    Next Airing: Wed, Dec 23rd, 2020 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/7/2020 to 9/6/2022
  • Growing to Give - The Story of First Fruits Farm and Wise Farmer Brown

    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.

    Next Airing: Wed, Dec 30th, 2020 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/7/2020 to 9/6/2022
  • Growing The Next Generation of Gardeners

    Exposing children to gardening at a young age can instill a newfound passion to last a lifetime. This episode features the story of Brie Arthur's passion for engaging her two neighborhood children and planting the seed for a love of gardening. Five years later, Brie's ongoing and active mentorship of this young pair has transformed their lives in many positive ways.

    Next Airing: Wed, Jan 6th, 2021 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/7/2020 to 9/6/2022
  • Urban Victory Gardens Project

    As the resurgence of victory gardens are springing up across the country, we visit one historical Chicago victory garden where growing food is also growing communities. The Peterson Garden Project is all about building gardeners rather than gardens. Their success is amazing and inspiring.

    Next Airing: Wed, Jan 13th, 2021 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/7/2020 to 9/6/2022
  • Learning to Prune Like a Pro, In Your Own Home Landscape

    When we, as gardeners, devote our efforts to promoting plant health and vigor, it becomes counterintuitive to cut growth off to encourage more. Yet, that's exactly the right approach. Pruning plants and trees can often be an intimidating process, but it doesn't have to be. Follow along in this episode as we spend a day with a professional pruning guru and learn some key tips to take the fear out of pruning. Along the way, you'll also gain a better understanding of the what, when, where, and why behind making the right cut.

    Next Airing: Wed, Jan 20th, 2021 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/7/2020 to 9/6/2022
  • Urban and Community Gardening Heroes

    There's an enormous swell in the number of people learning to garden and grow their own food. Yet, many lack the space - or so it might seem. In this episode, we meet some of the great urban and community gardening heroes who are making gardening more accessible to all - no matter the boundaries or limitations.

    Next Airing: Wed, Jan 27th, 2021 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/7/2020 to 9/6/2022
  • Expanding Your Food Garden By Growing Fruit

    The first step for most new food gardeners is the addition of a few vegetable and herb plants. Yet once they're hooked, the desire to grow more and different plants and varieties grows as well. From the classic food garden, this episode takes home gardeners to the next step of adding a wide assortment of fruit trees and shrubs for their personal backyard orchard. In this episode, host Joe Lamp'l installs several fruit trees and shrubs on the GGW Garden Farm, while sharing everything you need to know for homegrown success, even if only on a deck or patio.

    Next Airing: Wed, Feb 3rd, 2021 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/7/2020 to 9/6/2022
  • Container Gardening Anywhere: What to Know Before You Grow

    We can all appreciate the beauty of colorful containers of plants and flowers to dress up any space. As simple as potting up a few plants can be, the best arrangements are achieved through techniques professional designers use to create stunning combinations. From selecting the most appropriate container, to choosing the right soil, to creating that magical plant combination, we'll show you recipes for successful container gardening no matter how small or large the space.

    Next Airing: Wed, Feb 10th, 2021 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/7/2020 to 9/6/2022
  • Creating Paradise Through a Shared Passion for Gardening

    Gardening is a passion many of us share. But when gardeners share that passion with their life partner, everything gets better. Meet one Atlanta couple who has been creating paradise in their own home garden for over 30 years.

    Next Airing: Wed, Feb 17th, 2021 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/7/2020 to 9/6/2022

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