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Generation Pitchfork, Tom Vilsack, and Terra Madre

Airs at: Sun, 02/15/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Food Show
 The Food Show talks about Generation Pitchfork, those who traded in their degrees for plows.   Zoe Bradbury, author of the blog, Diary of a Young Farmer and owner of Groundswell Farm located on Oregon’s South Coast will be on the show to talk about the trials and tribulati... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour for February 9, 2009

Airs at: Sun, 02/08/2009 at 4:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Hosted by Bill Resnick, this show features Afrobeat music by Fela Kuti and a conversation about Kuti's life and work.  The show leads off with a critique of the economic stimulus plan: "insufficient, ineffective, ill-conceived" are the words of economist Michael Perlman.  W... Read more

Dealing with Cover Crops in the Spring

Airs at: Sun, 02/08/2009 at 4:00pm
Produced for The Dirtbag
 Wondering what to do with your cover crops this spring? Host Glen Andresen discusses what he does. Also listeners' gardening questions. Read more

Chef MD's Big Book of Culinary Medicine

Airs at: Sun, 02/08/2009 at 4:00pm
Produced for Healthwatch
 Dr. David Naimon, interviews physician-chef, Dr. John La Puma, about how to use your kitchen as a medicine cabinet.  Learn what to eat to treat different conditions and how to make it taste great.  Dr. La Puma's book "Chef MD's Big Book of Culinary Medicine" is a food love... Read more

The World Is Fat by Dr. Barry Popkin

Airs at: Sun, 02/01/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Healthwatch
Dr. David Naimon interviews Dr. Barry Popkin, professor of global nutrition and author of "The World is Fat," about the role played by globalization, modern technology, media and advertising and government in fattening in the population.  Learn the 4 post-WWII trends that h... Read more

Breaking Down Poverty's Barriers: An Interview with Dr. Donna Beegle

Poverty is more than a lack of resources. It creates barriers that isolate the poor from the rest of the community and from opportunities to break free from its grip. That isolation also extends to having a voice in research and program development for breakding down povert... Read more

The Urban Growth Bounty: Gardening in the City

Airs at: Sun, 01/11/2009 at 4:00pm
Produced for The Dirtbag
 Host Glen Andresen welcomes Steve Cohen from the Portland Multnomah Food Policy Council, to talk about Urban Growth Bounty, a series of late winter and spring gardening classes presented by the City of Portland's Office of Sustainable Development.   Read more

David Gabbe on Nutrition and the Vegan Diet

Airs at: Mon, 01/05/2009 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Produced for Healthwatch
 Host Dr. David Naimon interviews David Gabbe, author of "David's Pure Vegetarian Kitchen."  They discuss the vegan diet, with an emphasis on cooking and nutrition.   Read more

Portland Fruit Tree Project, Comfort Foods, the Winter Pantry

Airs at: Sun, 12/14/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Food Show
 Today's Guest is Katy Kolker, a recent recipient of the Skidmore Prize; she's here to talk about her non--profit, The Portland Fruit Tree Project. Next, the Food Show Team asks if Comfort Foods really are the answer to the winter Blues. In the final segment, we take a look ... Read more

PPS's Local Harvest Lunches, Slow Food, and the Abundance Farming Project

Airs at: Sun, 11/16/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Food Show
Hosted by: Marliese Franklin Students at Robert Gray Middle School evaluate Portland Public Schools' first local harvest lunch. Thomas Marzahl, a Berlin foodie, discusses Slow Food and other culinary movements in Germany.  And Paul Osterlund talks about the Abundance Farmi... Read more