This post was updated: 01/4/16This is a show about the concept of designing the landscape. What it’s not is a makeover show. It was never intended as that. The idea for this episode was […]
Growing A Greener World is currently in production for Season Six and you can see them listed below as they are released. You can also scroll through all previous seasons below (in the order they were released) or you can view previous seasons with the links below.
This post was updated: 12/31/15As the world struggles to find space to grow food, an expanding market has emerged in the most unlikely places. One of the most popular practices […]
This post was updated: 12/28/15Mention the term “four-season gardening” and more often than not, Eliot Coleman is likely to come up. He pretty much owns the space when it comes […]
This post was updated: 12/16/15As much as you may love compost, one of the biggest challenges is not in knowing how to make it (which we dedicated an entire episode […]
This post was updated: 12/16/15One of the most inspiring movements in modern agriculture today is a growing trend of young farmers coming on the scene. And just in time. With […]
This post was updated: 11/25/15Our love affair with alien plants, along with unchecked habitat loss to urban sprawl is taking a significant toll on important native plants. In too many […]
This post was updated: 11/25/15Horticulturalists and guru to all things gardening, Jeff Gillman, Ph.D literally wrote the book on the truth about organic gardening. He’s particularly fond of telling it […]
This post was updated: 11/10/15This story has been one of our most popular episodes ever. You gotta love a story about four childhood friends that decide to take a cross-country […]
While pruning can be an intimidating project it doesn’t have to be. Learning these simple steps can have you fearlessly pruning like a pro in no time. This episode will help you see that not only is it important for promoting vigorous growth, it’s easier than you think.
This post was updated: 10/26/15“Healthy soil equals healthy food, equals healthy people, equals a healthy planet”. It’s the mantra of J.I. Rodale, the founder of the Rodale Institute in 1941. […]
Moss is the most beautiful yet under appreciated ground cover. You’ll be amazed at how beautiful yet undemanding moss is, and why we should all be growing more of it.
While no garden is ever weed-free, you can have a “weedless” garden. This episode shows you how.
Growing a Greener World visits Annie Hayes of world-renowned, Annies Annuals and Perennials. Here 2.5 acre nursery just outside of San Francisco, specializes in organically grown, hard to find heirloom annual and perennial flowers, all grown in four-inch pots.
This post was updated: 09/6/15If you’re a fan of the show, you know we’ve talked a lot about protecting and keeping honeybees. But this show is not as much about […]
Brooklyn Grange, currently America’s largest rooftop farm, produces over 40,000 pounds of fresh produce on over 2-acres of rooftop farms, overlooking the heart of NYC.
This post was updated: 10/4/15 For more information: Seattle Urban Farm Company featured on this episode BK Farmyards featured on this episode 10 Steps to Becoming a Locavore Food Gardening […]
This episode of Growing a Greener World addresses how to most effectively deal with deer and other pests of gardens and landscapes.
This episode looks back on some of the most popular shows of the first five seasons, as determined by the feedback we received over that same time.
Learn all you need to know to start plants from seeds so you can save money, grow rare and unusual plants and reap the benefits of gardening from seed to harvest.
See just how easy it is to set up a Certified Wildlife Habitat at home, work or school with National Wildlife Federation’s David Mizejewski.
Learn how to keep chickens in your own backyard.
This post was updated: 07/12/15Show Notes: This episode originally aired in season two as #225. Yet, due to the popularity of the topic, and the endless stream of questions we get […]
In this episode, learn exactly what it takes to be a beginning backyard beekeeper. We follow host Joe Lamp’l for 1 full year as he learns the ropes and starts his own hives.
This post was updated: 07/12/15A Gardener’s Guide to Backyard Birding Backyard birds offer so much enjoyment to our gardening experience. They are part of the reason we garden in the […]
This post was updated: 12/24/14Our honeybees have a lot going against them right now. From their habitats being reduced due to urban sprawl, to the mysterious die-offs known as Colony […]
This post was updated: 12/18/14Although organic gardening may be considered a shift in thinking to modern agriculture, it wasn’t too long ago that ALL gardening was done without chemical fertilizers […]
This post was updated: 07/12/15Of all of the topics we have covered on Growing A Greener World, homesteading is among the most popular. This doesn’t surprise us because our audience […]
This post was updated: 02/4/16Farmers play an important roll in our every day lives. With the average age of a farmer close to 60, it got us thinking about the […]
This post was updated: 11/24/14As organic gardeners, we understand the importance of good seed. We care about where it comes from and how it was grown. And we want to […]
This post was updated: 11/23/14There are many great schools across the country doing great things for their students. One in particular, located in the heart of the most densely populated […]
This post was updated: 01/11/16The words “eat local” have been the battle cry of the sustainability movement for quite some time now – not only for the environmental impact, but for […]
This post was updated: 11/2/14We are deeply grateful to our veterans, men and women who offer their lives to defend our liberty. Now a growing number of vets are planting […]
This post was updated: 10/25/14Many people are in the market for locally grown produce, but in urban areas the majority of organic produce is brought in from outside the city, […]
This post was updated: 10/23/14Joel Salatin is one of the most celebrated pioneers in sustainable agriculture and his family business, Polyface Farms in Shenandoah Valley, Virginia, is the model by […]
This post was updated: 10/13/14Many of the most popular plants we have today, from the top arboretums to the backyard gardens, originated from plants from far away places. A simple […]
This post was updated: 10/7/14Independent Garden Centers, or IGC’s, are some of our all time favorite stores. Today, we get to visit two of the countries best IGC’s, The Natural […]