Growing Green St. Louis
8pm – 9pm CST

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Jean Ponzi, host of “Growing Green St. Louis,” has been an environmental force around St. Louis for over 25 years.

As Green Resources Manager for the Missouri Botanical Garden, she encourages others to live well by living lightly. “Green Jean” educates about recycling and composting, green building, conserving energy and water, gardening ecologically with native plants and more. She runs the Garden’s Green Resources Answer Service – which is the famous Plant Doctor’s offshoot, aka Planet Doctor. She also works with over 150 area companies, as advisor to the St. Louis Green Business Challenge, coaching business leaders to make Green practices yield green profits. She’s in demand as a speaker and interviewer, with 27 years of radio experience.

This show spotlights enviro-achievements flourishing throughout our region. Jean’s conversations with her guests will leave you happily aware of the sustainable things you already do – and willing to keep on growing Greener!