Controlling Garden Pests, Diseases, and Weeds Organically
While garden pests, diseases, and weeds are a fact of life, the harsh chemicals often used to treat them don't have to be. As we become more aware of the adverse impact these products are having on wildlife and our environment, gardeners are seeking eco-friendlier ways to manage these ever-present problems. In this episode, Joe and the teamk tackle all those challenges - garden pests, diseases, and weeds - in and around the Garden Farm set of Growing a Greener World. And they'll do it using all-organic... [see more] methods for effective control. It is possible to have a healthy and thriving garden and landscape without the use of harmful chemicals, and this episode shows you how.
The award-winning series, GROWING A GREENER WORLD combines the latest trends in eco-friendly outdoor living with traditional gardening know-how, farm-to-table cooking, and canning and preserving the harvest. In each episode, gardening expert Joe Lamp'l demonstrates hands-on, how-to gardening projects from his scenic north Atlanta farm and organic garden, while chef Nathan Lyon blends grassroots with gourmet to create simple, innovative cuisine using fresh, locally sourced ingredients. And throughout the season, Master Food Preserver, Theresa Loe will demonstrate easy yet delicious ways to preserve the flavors of the season.