Growing a Greener World

This series highlights the diverse people, organizations, and events that seek to raise environmental awareness and encourage better stewardship of the planet. Joe Lamp'l (a.k.a. joe gardener) hosts.

Recent Episodes

Gardening in the Desert Southwest (Phoenix, AZ) | Tuesday, February 28 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, February 28 at 2:30 PM CT

The Giving Garden: Ample Harvest Helps Share the Bounty (Milford, NJ) | Tuesday, March 7 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, March 7 at 2:30 PM CT

Regenerating Detroit Through Urban Gardening (Detroit, MI) | Tuesday, March 14 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, March 14 at 2:30 PM CT

Masters of the Edible Landscape (San Francisco, CA and Mt. Vernon, WA) | Tuesday, March 21 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, March 21 at 2:30 PM CT

Show all past Growing a Greener World episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

The 50-Mile Bouquet: Why Local Matters with Flowers, Too (Skagit Valley, WA)

26:46 | #704 | TV-G | First Aired: September 27, 2016

  • KET2: Tuesday, March 28 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, March 28 at 2:30 PM CT

Dominica: Island Ingenuity in Sustainability (Island of Dominica, The Caribbean)

26:46 | #705 | TV-G | First Aired: October 4, 2016

  • KET2: Tuesday, April 4 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, April 4 at 2:30 PM CT

Beyond Organic Gardening: The Principles of Permaculture (Raleigh, NC and Americus, GA)

26:46 | #706 | TV-G | First Aired: October 11, 2016

  • KET2: Tuesday, April 11 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, April 11 at 2:30 PM CT

Know Your Farmer: Supporting Community Agriculture (Pennington, NJ; Bedford Hills, NY; and Ranger, GA)

26:46 | #707 | TV-G | First Aired: October 18, 2016

  • KET2: Tuesday, April 18 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, April 18 at 2:30 PM CT

Beyond Veggies: Adding Fruit to Your Food Garden (St. Louis, MO)

26:46 | #708 | TV-G | First Aired: October 25, 2016

  • KET2: Tuesday, April 25 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, April 25 at 2:30 PM CT

The Edible Schoolyard: A Class Without Walls and a Love to Learn (Berkeley, CA)

26:47 | #709 | TV-G | First Aired: November 1, 2016

  • KET2: Tuesday, May 2 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, May 2 at 2:30 PM CT

Saving Seeds for Future Generations: Seed Savers Exchange (Decorah, IA)

26:46 | #710 | TV-G | First Aired: November 8, 2016

  • KET2: Tuesday, May 9 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, May 9 at 2:30 PM CT

Community Gardens: Growing So Much More Than Plants

26:46 | #711 | TV-G | First Aired: November 15, 2016

  • KET2: Tuesday, May 16 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, May 16 at 2:30 PM CT

Growing Big Flavors in Small Spaces (Los Angeles, CA)

26:46 | #712 | TV-G | First Aired: November 22, 2016

  • KET2: Tuesday, May 23 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, May 23 at 2:30 PM CT

Growing Healthy Foods and Sustainable Communities (Atlanta, GA)

26:46 | #713 | TV-G | First Aired: November 29, 2016

  • KET2: Tuesday, May 30 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, May 30 at 2:30 PM CT

Redeeming Your Ground (Atlanta, GA)

26:46 | #714 | TV-G | First Aired: December 6, 2016

  • KET2: Tuesday, June 6 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, June 6 at 2:30 PM CT

The Compost Peddlers (Austin, TX)

26:46 | #715 | TV-G | First Aired: December 13, 2016

  • KET2: Tuesday, June 13 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, June 13 at 2:30 PM CT

The Green Bronx Machine: The Power of a Classroom Farm (Bronx, NY)

26:46 | #716 | TV-G | First Aired: December 20, 2016

  • KET2: Tuesday, June 20 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, June 20 at 2:30 PM CT

The Private Garden of a Public Gardener (Wayne, PA and Wilmington, DE)

26:46 | #717 | TV-G | First Aired: December 27, 2016

  • KET2: Tuesday, June 27 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, June 27 at 2:30 PM CT

Controlling Garden Pests, Diseases, and Weeds Organically (Atlanta, GA)

26:46 | #718 | TV-G | First Aired: January 3, 2017

  • KET2: Tuesday, July 4 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, July 4 at 2:30 PM CT

Hope for Heroes: The Farmer Veteran Coalition

26:46 | #719 | TV-G | First Aired: January 10, 2017

  • KET2: Tuesday, July 11 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, July 11 at 2:30 PM CT

Preserving the Harvest - Capturing That Taste of Summer All Year Long (Atlanta, GA)

26:46 | #720 | TV-G | First Aired: January 17, 2017

  • KET2: Tuesday, July 18 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, July 18 at 2:30 PM CT

The Waterwise Home & Garden (Los Angeles, CA)

26:46 | #721 | TV-G | First Aired: January 24, 2017

  • KET2: Tuesday, July 25 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, July 25 at 2:30 PM CT

Epic Tomatoes (Raleigh, NC and Atlanta, GA)

26:46 | #722 | TV-G | First Aired: January 31, 2017

  • KET2: Tuesday, August 1 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, August 1 at 2:30 PM CT

In Susan's Garden: A Backyard Habitat in Harmony with Nature (Spokane, WA)

26:46 | #723 | TV-G | First Aired: February 7, 2017

  • KET2: Tuesday, August 8 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, August 8 at 2:30 PM CT

Gardening for Butterflies & Other Beneficial Insects (Atlanta, GA and Portland, OR)

26:46 | #724 | TV-G | First Aired: February 14, 2017

  • KET2: Tuesday, August 15 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, August 15 at 2:30 PM CT

A Year in the Life of the Garden Farm (Atlanta, GA)

26:46 | #725 | TV-G | First Aired: February 21, 2017

  • KET2: Tuesday, August 22 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, August 22 at 2:30 PM CT

Gardening in the Desert Southwest (Phoenix, AZ)

26:46 | #726 | TV-G | First Aired: February 28, 2017

  • KET2: Tuesday, August 29 at 3:30 PM ET / Tuesday, August 29 at 2:30 PM CT

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