Archive for the 'farming' Category

October 16, 2010: Lejen Chen

Monday, October 18th, 2010

Lejen Chen, a Chinese-American chef, restauranteur and farmer who runs her own business outside of Beijing.


October 2, 2010: Bill McKibben

Monday, October 4th, 2010

Deborah Koons Garcia speaks with Author, Educator and Environmentalist Bill McKibben about changes in the natural word and his new book, Eaarth. His website,, is an international campaign to unite the world around solutions to the climate crisis.


Sep 25, 2010: Food Docs

Monday, September 27th, 2010

Fresh and The Last Crop, Interviews with filmmakers and Farers


Sep 11, 2010: Michael O’Gorman

Monday, September 13th, 2010

Michael O'Gorman, The Farmer Veteran Coalition Executive Director


Sept 4, 2010: Dr. Hans R. Herren

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

Dr. Hans R. Herren, President of the Millennium Institute is a renowned entomologist, agriculturalist, development expert and recipient of the 1995 World Food Prize. He talks about the IAASTD report of which he was co-chair and discusses science and education in relation to sustainable agriculture with host Deborah Koons Garcia.


August 14, 2010: Nancy Vail

Monday, August 16th, 2010

Nancy Vail from Pie Ranch talks about the ranch and Mission Pie - more than a model, a vision.


August 7, 2010: Dr. Fred Kirschenmann

Monday, August 9th, 2010

Dr. Fred Kirschenmann, Author, Philosopher and Distinguished Fellow at the Leopold Institute discuss spirituality and farming and sustainable agriculture. (Full unedited show)


July 24, 2010: Megan Beaman Carlson

Monday, July 26th, 2010

Megan Beaman Carlson from California Rural Legal Assistance Center, Inc. discusses the recent death of a fifty four year-old man in California's fields.


July 17, 2010: Charles Benbrook

Monday, July 19th, 2010

Dr. Charles Benbrook, Chief Scientist, The Organic Center. He was formerly an agricultural staff expert on the Council for Environmental Quality at the White House at the end of the Carter Administration, Executive Director of the Subcommittee of the House Committee on Agriculture, and Executive Director of the Board on Agriculture of the National Academy of Sciences.


July 10. 2010: Dr. Michael Hansen

Monday, July 12th, 2010

Dr. Michael Hansen, of the Consumer's Union breaks down the Supreme Court deicisions on genetic engineering and Round Up Ready Alfafa, the Obama administration's schizophrenic domestic and international food policies and nano technologies.