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.

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2014-08-12

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August 10, 2014

2014-08-10

	 August 10, 2014

Mike talks about the recent environmental debacle in Toledo, keeping hundreds of thousands from being able to drink clean water, then brings in the irrepressible Christy Webber to talk about her permaculture installation at Millennium Park.

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2014-08-06

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August 3, 2014

2014-08-03

	August 3, 2014

For the first half hour, Mike shares the airwaves with Niki Jabbour from Halifax, Nova Scotia for their third annual simulcast. Then it's a conversation about how to stop mosquito larvae before they become adults.

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Solving Civic Problems One App at a Time

2014-07-29

	Solving Civic Problems One App at a Time

Derek Eder is co-founder of Open City, a collective that makes civic apps with open data. He talks about using data to tackle social issues such as mass transportation, urban flooding, transparency in government and more.

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July 27, 2014

2014-07-27

	July 27, 2014

Mike talks bonsai with show regular Dan Kosta, explores how tech whizzes are creating apps to solve social problems, then revisits plans for the Illiana Tollway and an important deadline.

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July 20, 2014

2014-07-20

July 20, 2014

Mike chats about food co-ops with folks from the Sugar Beet Co-op in Oak Park and Chicago Market in the City. Rick Moskovitz from A Plus Pest Control works with the 2014 Stihl Tour des Trees to keep mosquitoes at bay during their ride.

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July 13, 2014

2014-07-13

 July 13, 2014

Mike promotes the launch of his first book, Attack of the Killer Asparagus, then devotes the show to a couple of great Chicago garden walks--the Sheffield Garden Walk and Music Festival and the 56th Annual Dearborn Garden Walk.

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Mike Appears on the Norman Goldman Show

2014-07-08

	 Mike Appears on the Norman Goldman Show

Norman Goldman came to town and Mike did a segment with him during his broadcast at Paisans in Berway.

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July 6, 2014

2014-07-06

		 July 6, 2014

Mike promotes the launch of his first book with publisher Kathleen Thompson from Around the Block Press. Then he talks petcoke in Chicago with the NRDC's Josh Mogerman and the dangers of glyphosate (Roundup) with David J. Zaber.

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