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Get Ready For Spring Gardening; Tips From Gardening Expert Nan Sterman

Host Nan Sterman samples more than a dozen heirloom beans in this episode of ...

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Above: Host Nan Sterman samples more than a dozen heirloom beans in this episode of A GROWING PASSION. See how the beans are grown, harvested, cleaned, and packaged for market.

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With all the craziness surrounding coronavirus, a lot of us are finding refuge in our gardens. Gardening expert and host of the KPBS program 'A Growing Passion' has some tips ... Read more →

Aired: March 19, 2020 | Transcript

In the best of times, gardens can be a place of refuge. And in these stressful days, they're as important than ever.

Spring has officially arrived, so it's time to plan your planting.

There are a lot of things to consider including soil preparation, what kind of fertilizer to use and much more.

The host of the KPBS show 'A Growing Passion', expert gardener Nan Sterman joined Midday Edition to help everyone get the most out of their garden.

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