Go to Home Page Go to PBS.org

 
Hoopes' House


Texas Mutual


ON KLRN NOW

8:00 pm
FATHER BROWN
THE KEMBLEFORD DRAGON

9:00 pm
ARTS
Program 608

9:30 pm
WE KNEW WHAT WE HAD: THE GREATEST JAZZ STORY NEVER
Program

10:30 pm
AUSTIN CITY LIMITS
JAMES TAYLOR

 

KLRN Schedules:

 
 

 

Program: THE 50-MILE BOUQUET: WHY LOCAL MATTERS WITH FLOWER
Series:   GROWING A GREENER WORLD
Length:   26 min.
Link:   http://www.growingagreenerworld.com
Air Times:   5/15/2018 at 10:00 AM   [KLRN 9.4 (Create)]
 5/15/2018 at 4:00 PM   [KLRN 9.4 (Create)]
 5/19/2018 at 11:30 AM   [KLRN 9.4 (Create)]
 5/19/2018 at 11:30 PM   [KLRN 9.4 (Create)]
 
Program Description
We've all heard the term "sustainably grown." But have you ever stopped to consider that it can apply to more than food? In fact, the flowers you put on your dinner table (unless you grew them yourself) are likely loaded with pesticides that were applied when they were growing in foreign countries thousands of miles away. While the multi-billion-dollar floral industry creates a beautiful product, the growing practices to bring it to market are anything but. Fortunately,a new and local industry for organic and sustainably grown cut flowers is springing up and gaining momentum all across America. These farmers care deeply about not only their product but also the methods used to grow them. In this episode, Joe visits Jello Mold Farm in the beautiful Skagit Valley, WA to see how this small farm operation has created a successful business while caring for the environment.

 



Watch full videos!
 
Click to Support KLRN

Your support helps to provide educational children's programming for our community.


Be more engaged with your KLRN
Get updates about KLRN programs and events by following us on Twitter and Facebook!

Can't get KLRN's digital channels?
Call us at 210-270-9000 during business hours or visit klrn.org/dtv for some specific steps that might help!