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.
Mike explores growing food with the Wisconsin Vegetable Gardener(s); visits Dublin, Ireland via Skype to talk to the team of an award-winning garden that is thematically about bridging that country with Chicago; and promotes Eden Place Nature Center.
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Mike promotes natural lawn care with a local company, encourages people to sign up for summer courses at KAM Isaiah Israel on the south side, previews the Hosta Sale at Rich's Foxwillow Pines, and discusses how to invest sustainably with two experts.
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Mike interviews two participants in the Break Free-Midwest event in Whiting, Indiana, part of the largest global civil disobedience against fossil fuels in history. Then Mike and horticulturist Dan Kosta talk spring plants and bonsai.
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Mike talks to Karen Hudson from ICCAW and Jessica Chipkin from Crate Free Illinois about how the system is set up to approve Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations at the expense of the health of its citizens.
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Mike talks to actor Sonja Parks, who plays 14 different characters in one hour in the play for young people, Seedfolks, a story about building a community garden in Cleveland.
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Mike chats with two of the four members of The Garden Professors blog and, with them, helps answer listener gardening questions and examines several tough gardening issues.
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In an exclusive report, Mike talks to environmentalists and LaSalle County citizens about how the lawsuit to keep a frac sand mine from the doorstep of Starved Rock State Park was lost.
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Mike interviews Kate Copsey about her new book, The Downsized Veggie Garden then Mike examines why environmental groups lost a court battle to keep frac sand mining from Starved Rock State Park.
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