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.

November 27, 2016 – The Good, the Bad & the Weird of Green Holiday Gifts


Mike, Peggy and Michelle Byrne Walsh run the gamut of green holiday gift giving, Lurie Garden director Scott Stewart expounds on the value of the winter garden, and Sarah Surroz talks about her role as new exeutive director of Conserve Lake County.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 62.25MB - Duration: 2:15:59 m (64 kbps 44100 Hz)

November 20, 2016 – The Wilds of Chicago and of Chicago’s Farmers Markets


Mike MacDonald talks about his 22 year journey to create a photo book about Chicago's natural areas. Representatives of Plant Chicago, The Urban Canopy and The Experimental Station examine why some urban farmers markets succeed and others fail.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 59.18MB - Duration: 2:09:16 m (64 kbps 44100 Hz)

November 13, 2016 - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Refuse, Rethink and Compost!


Mike and Peggy welcome artist Mary Ellen Croteau, Food Tank president and founder Danielle Nierenberg, Food Tank Summit participant Roger Thurow, Kay McKeen from SCARCE and Erlene Howard from Collective Resource.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 60.24MB - Duration: 2:11:36 m (64 kbps 44100 Hz)

Talking Food Tank Summit, Part 1


Lisa Moon from the Global FoodBanking Network and Shayna Harris from Farmer's Fridge discuss their roles in the upcoming 2016 Food Tank Summit in Chicago.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 25.99MB - Duration: 28:23 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)

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