PDX Food Show celebrates pride month with queer farmers letty dogheart of
Flying Dogheart Farm and Brian Hulsey of Rose Village Farm. We'll also hear
from Amethyst Devlin about the Portland Fruit Tree Projects mobile orchards
Amethyst Devlin tells us about th...
This program originally aired on March 15, 2021
Beavers have been called “Nature’s Engineers.” In fact, the Army of
Corps of Engineers could learn a lot from beavers. Instead of re-engineering
nature to serve narrow human interests, beavers engineer the natural
Earth Day is Thursday, April 22nd, and we’re taking the opportunity to
learn more about different avenues for environmental advocacy in our
community. KBOO's Althea Billings speaks with Michelle Welton, the Executive
Director at Grow Portland, a non-profit that works wit...
Denise Morris Hosts this Episode og the Old Mole which includes
Viral Epidemics. Bill Resnick interviews David Quammen, a journalist of
science, who wrote the book, Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human
Pandemic. Published in 2013 it eerily predicted the Covi...
Farmers Ending Hunger is a non-profit organization started in 2004 that
works toward eliminating hunger in Oregon by connecting farmers, food
processors and food banks. The pandemic has increased the need for food bank
support as millions have lost work or income because...
A show celebrating and highlighting some of the great programming available
through KBOO. We also consider the evolution of grasses and human dependence
upon them.as well as different perspectives on Spring.
African Rice in the Amazon
KBOO's Isobel Charle talks with Alice Morrison of Friends of Family Farmers
to get an update on the state of Oregon's small and mid-sized farms. Alice
shares her take on being a farmer during the pandemic, links between racial
justice and farming, as well as the main str...
"Over the last 30 or 40 years, the ownership of Oregon's forests has really
shifted. Decisions are made by people who have never set foot on the ground"
-Oregon State Senator Jeff Golden
Oregon has long been a frontier in the conflict between conservation and the
Today we get to speak with David Michelson, the chief petitioner of the Yes
On IP13 campaign and director of the petition committee End Animal Cruelty.
The Initiative Petition 13 is a proposed ballot initiative for the 2022
Oregon general election. If passed, IP13 would rem...