LIVE GREEN TENNESSEE: 212 Restaurant; Bee Farm; Herb Farm
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Monday, Nov 5th - 7:00pm
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212 Restaurant; Bee Farm; Herb Farm

212 Market is the first certified green restaurant in Tennessee, with a focus on locally grown organic produce and hormone-free & free-range meats. The restaurant has practiced recycling and composting; scraps go to local farmers to feed their pigs and chickens; and leftover foods go to the Chattanooga Food Bank. The restaurant has solar panels on the roof and electric car chargers in the parking lot.
Greg Holt of Holt's Bee Farm is keeping the art of bee keeping alive. Raising bee's for the past thirty years the Holt's are passing on the there love of beekeeping to a new generation while providing fresh honey to the local community and help sustain the bee population.
Erin's Meadow Herb Farm in Clinton,TN boasts the best selection of herbs in East Tennessee. With workshops, classes, display gardens and organic cooking supplies Its a one stop shop for any herb enthusiast.

Join host Melinda Keifer for WCTE's weekly series, Live Green Tennessee. We'll take you all over the state of Tennessee, talking with our local Farmers, Gardeners, and Neighbors about how our agricultural heritage and local wisdom can help all of us lead greener, more prosperous and healthy lives. Live Green Tennessee airs every Monday at 7pm only on WCTE-TV. Click here to visit the Live Green Website!

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