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.

July 16, 2017 - Floating Gardens, Trash Talking Professors

2017-07-18

Urban Rivers has an idea for bring floating nature to the Chicago River; Carl Zimring and Kris Kaar explain the IRA event "A Couple of Professors Talkin' Trash;" plus an update on the British Columbia wildfires from Dave Scott of Spaced Out Radio.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 49.21MB - Duration: 1:47:30 m (64 kbps 44100 Hz)




July 15, 2017 – 49 Years and Counting

2017-07-18

Former Chicago Gardener of the Year and co-director of the 49th Annual Sheffield Music Festival and Garden Walk Laury Lewis stops by the studio to promote “The Summer’s Best Festival” and talk a little gardening.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 24MB - Duration: 52:26 m (64 kbps 44100 Hz)




July 9, 2017 – Of Seeds, Monarchs and Kayaks

2017-07-13

Lee Buttala from the Seed Savers Exchange seeds, Allen Lawrance from the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum updates the monarch butterfly count, and Laura Barghusen from Openlands announces the launch of Paddle Illinois Water Trails for canoes and kayaks.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 48.73MB - Duration: 1:46:28 m (64 kbps 44100 Hz)




July 8, 2017 – The Return of the Natives

2017-07-13

Mike and Peggy talk to Charlotte Adelman and Bernard L. Schwartz about their new book, Midwestern Native Shrubs and Trees and the importance of putting native plants in your landscape.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 24.11MB - Duration: 52:41 m (64 kbps 44100 Hz)




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