DIY Digs Up Second Season Of 'King Of Dirt'

DIY Network has renewed King of Dirt for a second season, according to representatives of producer Original Media.

The new season, which is already in production, is scheduled to launch on the Scripps-owned network in spring 2010.

The series follows in-your-face, Brooklyn-born landscaper Gino Panero, whose company operates in the New York tri-state area.

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