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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

Food for Thought and Action

Airs at: Mon, 11/10/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Radiozine
Host Cherie Blackfeather speaks with Tracy Oseran, founder of Urban Gleaners, Amy Pearl, Executive Director of Springboard Innovation, and Katherine Ball, Coordinator of the Social Innovation Forum. Read more

The DirtBag's November Gardening Tips

Airs at: Sun, 11/09/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for The Dirtbag
 Host Glen Andresen gives helpful gardening tips for fall and winter.   Read more

Keeping Healthy this Winter with Chinese Diet Therapy

Airs at: Sun, 11/09/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Healthwatch
  Dr. David Naimon interviews local acupuncturist and herbalist, Ellen Goldsmith.   They discuss ways to stay healthy this winter using Chinese diet therapy.  Recommended reading are Healing With Whole Foods by Paul Pitchford, and Staying Healthy With The Seasons by Dr. El... Read more

Susan Allport, author of The Queen of Fats: Why Omega-3s Were Removed From The Western Diet and What We Can Do To Replace Them.

Airs at: Sun, 10/26/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Healthwatch
 Today, Host Dr. David Naimon interviews Susan Allport, the author of "The Queen of Fats: Why Omega-3s Were Removed From the Western Diet and What We Can Do to Replace Them." Michael Pollan calls this book a "fascinating nutritional detective story." Dr. David Naimon     Read more

School Lunches and Cherry Sprout Produce

Airs at: Sun, 10/19/2008 at 12:00am
Produced for Food Show
In Part 1 of our show today, we learn about School Lunches and Nutrition in the Portland Public Schools.  In Part 2, Singer-songwriters and owners of Cherry Sprout Produce Lana Rebel and Amanda talk about their two favorite things--Music and Veggies. Read more