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Growing to Give

Season 11 Episode 1104 | 26m 46s

When Jason Brown walked away from a multi-million-dollar NFL contract to be a farmer, he didn’t even know how to farm. Yet, two things were certain. He would learn to farm, and as he did, he’d give away the first fruits of every harvest to those in need.

Aired: 09/06/20
Distributed nationally by American Public Television
Extras
Spend a day with a pruning guru and learn some tips to take the fear out of pruning.
Visit a historical Chicago victory garden where growing food is also growing communities.
Exposing children to gardening at a young age can transform their lives in positive ways.
Recipes for successful container gardening no matter how small or large the space.
A behind-the-scenes look at the personal and TV garden of host Joe Lamp’l.
Examples for success and beauty in foodscaping - or landscaping to include edibles.
Not all seeds are created equal! Learn how to choose the perfect seeds for your garden.
See what gardeners across the country are doing to nourish their communities.
Grow your garden and expand your knowledge through propagation techniques from experts.
Meet an Atlanta couple who have created paradise in their home garden for over 30 years.
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