gardening, the environment, green living and a lot of humor

Mike Nowak, co-host Peggy Malecki and members of the show's green team discuss important gardening and environment topics with authorities in the field.

October 15, 2017 – When Plants Fight City Hall

2017-10-20

Nicole Virgil and Ron Cress each explain why they are fighting their town's laws to grow, respectively, food and native plants. Michele Hoffman talks about a new growing technique that might give the world’s declining coral reefs a fighting chance.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 48.29MB - Duration: 1:45:29 m (64 kbps 44100 Hz)




October 14, 2017 – Bring Guns, Oaks and Art

2017-10-20

Paul Coffey from the Art Institute of Chicago and Jeff Levrant of Homan Grown explain how the Oaks of North Lawndale project will bring trees and art to that west side Chicago community.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 23.2MB - Duration: 50:41 m (64 kbps 44100 Hz)




October 8, 2017 – Start the Garden Revolution

2017-10-12

Author and native plant landscaper Benjamin Vogt talks about his new book, A New Garden Ethic. Gale Community Academy Principal Augustine 'Augie' Emuwa and A Just Harvest’s Rev. Marilyn Pagan-Banks and Tonia Andreina a teaching students about growing food

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 48.56MB - Duration: 1:46:05 m (64 kbps 44100 Hz)




October 7, 2017 – Temple of Bloom

2017-10-12

Landscape architect Carol Yetlen talks about managing the gardens surrounding the Baha’i Temple in Wilmette. Tom Klitzkie from Nature’s Perspective Landscaping has advice on keeping your plants well-watered in a dry spell.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 23.88MB - Duration: 52:10 m (64 kbps 44100 Hz)




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