Food

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The Case for Veganism

Airs at: Sun, 04/06/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
 There are more reasons than you may have dreamed of  why a vegan diet is good for you and the planet.  Matt Rosell and  Isa Chandra Moskowitz tell the Old Mole's  Bill Resnick about some of them.  Matt works with In Defense of Animals.  Isa is the author  of several vegan ... Read more

2008 Spring News and Public Affairs Day

April 4, 2008News and Public Affairs DayCall and become a member during our marathon News and Public Affairs day - drawings, prizes and matching pledges, with limited-offer thank you gifts all day long! At 7:30 Melodie Silverwolf hosts Positively Revolting Talk Radio. The ... Read more

In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto

Airs at: Sun, 03/30/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Healthwatch
Host Dr. David Naimon talks with journalist Michael Pollan, author of The Omnivore's Dilemma and In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto. Pollan's advice to "Eat food, not much, and mostly plants" is not quite as easy as it sounds, since most of what you find at today's g... Read more

Portland Farmer's Markets

Airs at: Sun, 03/16/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Food Show
Today's topic: The Market Miriam Widman and Mark Bitterman host. Today's Guests are Ron Paul, Consulting director for a Portland Public Market (portlandpublicmarket.com), and Eamon Molloy, manager of the Hillsdale Farmer's Market (hillsdalefarmersmarket.com) and president ... Read more

Mark Winne, author and activist talks of hunger in a land of plenty.

Airs at: Tue, 03/11/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Radiozine
Marianne Barisonek interviews Mark Winne, co-founder of several food and agriculture policy groups, and author of Closing the Food Gap: Resetting the Table in the Land of Plenty. In this wealthy nation there are  35 million Americans hungry or food insecure, and a large per... Read more

Oregon White Truffles Abound

Airs at: Thu, 02/14/2008 at 4:00pm

Using Wood Chips in the Garden

Airs at: Sun, 03/09/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for The Dirtbag
Host Glen Andresen busts myths about using wood chips in the garden. Read more

Dr. Dean Ornish and The Spectrum

Airs at: Sun, 02/24/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Healthwatch
Host Dr. David Naimon interviews #1 New York Times Bestselling author, Dr. Dean Ornish about his new book "The Spectrum: A scientifically proven program to feel better, live longer, lose weight and gain health." (www.ornishspectrum.com) Read more

Public Information Event on Genetic Engineering

Produced for Evening News
ever wonder what’s actually in the food you buy?KBOO’s Magnus Fleming spoke with the Northwest Resistance Against Genetic Engineeering about an educational  event they are holding this weekend to help educate and inform the Public on this matter  Read more

Field Guide to North American Truffles

Airs at: Sun, 02/17/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Food Show
Join Marliese Franklin as she goes trufflle hunting along Beaver Creek with Frank Evans, Co- author of the book, Field Guide to North American Truffles.  (Ten Speed Press) He'll also join her in the studio for an interview. Be sure to visit the North American Truffling Soc... Read more