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Farmers interview scientists, activists, politicians, and authors engaged in protecting USDA organic food against an active corporate takeover. As the Real Organic Project releases its add-on food label in stores and markets in 2021, we want to introduce eaters across the United States to our movement and its allies. In this podcast series, you'll meet the best organic and regenerative farmers around, as well as journalists, climate experts, policy makers and chefs (former VP Al Gore, Dr. Va ...
 
Emily Schromm is a trainer, coach, Nutritional Therapy Practitioner and entrepreneur. From reality tv to Women's Health Magazine's Next Fitness Star, Emily has worked in the industry for over 11 years helping people learn about movement, mindset, and the power of nutrition. She is the founder of Empirica supplements, Platform Strength gym in Denver, Element Tea, and is the author of the poetry book - The Process.. Her goal is to continue to inspire listeners to live their BEST, BIGGEST life ...
 
WPKN is a nonprofit, freeform, community radio station (arts organization) that is more than 50 years old. The vision of WPKN is to build community, a loyal and growing audience, and an engaged and educated citizenry by providing the highest quality of free-form programming that broadcasts entertainment, music, news, thoughts, sounds, ideas and event listings that support free speech, diversity, and the interests of the local and global communities WPKN serves. Our radio frequency of 89.5-FM ...
 
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My guest on this show is Linley Dixon back to DITD. Linley serves as a Farmer representative and Co-Director of the Real Organic Project. Linley owns a vegetable farm (marketing through a CSA, farm to school, and at farmers markets) in Durango, Colorado, with her husband and daughter. She holds a Ph.D. in Plant Pathology from the University of Flor…
 
* GOP Removal of Rep. Ilhan Omar from House Foreign Affairs Comm. Driven by Bigotry and Hate Svante Myrick, incoming President of People for the American Way Producer: Scott Harris * Police Killing of Forest Protector Activist, Won’t Deter Atlanta’s ‘Stop Cop City’ Campaign Shaheen Rana, an Activist with Atlanta’s Stop Cop City Campaign Producer: M…
 
My guest this afternoon is Mark Ridsdill Smith who wrote The Vertical Veg Guide to Container Gardening on Chelsea Green Press. Mark has a website and Facebook page that inspires and supports people to grow food in small urban spaces. He has appear on many television shows and written for the Guardian’s Live better campaign. I'm pleased to have him …
 
#102: The second half of our interview with author and agroecologist Liz Carlisle focuses on some key figures in the organic farming movement, including George Washington Carver and FH King, and circles around to inspiring reciprocal relationships between farmers and eaters within their own communities. Liz Carlisle is the author of Healing Grounds…
 
Dr. Jack Rasmus, professor emeritus in Economics at St. Mary's College, gives his assessment of the US economy in 2022 and offers his predictions for 2023. Dr. Rasmus' analysis differs from that of mainstream economists: he identifies the main cause of inflation as a "supply side" problem as opposed to a problem of too much demand. He argues that t…
 
Six of seven Colorado River basin states sign agreementRecent California flooding and severe weather led to about $7 billionEmirates heavy rains, might be due to cloud seedingExtreme heat events are increasingly far outside the historical record The state of our oceans can measure the world's healthRising sea levels could cover twice as much land D…
 
* Threat of Nuclear War and Climate Crisis Moves 'Doomsday Clock' 90 sec. to 'Midnight'; Robert Socolow, theoretical physicist and professor emeritus at Princeton University; Producer: Scott Harris. * Rising Israeli-Palestinian Violence Amid the Oppressive Daily Reality of an Occupied People; Issa Amro, Founder, Youth Against Settlements in Hebron …
 
#101: Author and agroecologist Liz Carlisle walks us through the historic promotion of chemical agriculture as a path towards food security - a very intentional part of US foreign policy during the Cold War. She shares how the oppression of indigenous knowledge, foods, and traditions led to the birth of Agroecology, one of the world's largest socia…
 
{January 29, 2023 episode of Mic Check}Host Mike Merli checks in with Lela Florel, founder of Preserve Remington Woods.Lela shares her story, and speaks about the environmental justice movement she's been leading for the past several years.For more information on Preserve Remington Woods, and ways to take action:www.preserveremingtonwoods.com/…
 
Join Dr. James Munro and Emily Schromm as they discuss the importance of the sun, Vitamin D, Vitamin K, and what to know about Calcium supplementation! Intro length: 9 minutesNew D3/K2 liquid bundle: https://myempirica.com/products/d3-k2-liquid?_pos=1&_sid=107ae9bee&_ss=rLatest newsletter from Em, including details on the next retreat gathering :ht…
 
-Rio Verde Foothills, Arizona water supply shut off -Desert west of Phoenix not enough groundwater to build -Western States must plan to safeguard the Colorado River-seabirds in Hawaii to be moved due to rising ocean waters-Two Minnesota farmers are accused of fraud-battle that will define the US oil market is EV’s vs Plastic.-Greenpeace accused th…
 
* New Oxfam Report on Rising Inequality Calls for 5% Tax on Super-Rich Nabil Ahmed, director of economic justice with Oxfam America Producer: Scott Harris * US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Approves Projects that Generate Equivalent of 76 Coal Plants Andy Hinz, a member of the group Beyond Extreme Energy Producer: Melinda Tuhus * Crisis on S…
 
#100: World-renowned seed, climate, food and feminism activist Vandana Shiva joined Dave via Zoom from India in 2020 to share her thoughts on the origins and corruption of the organic movement. Vandana Shiva is a celebrated scholar, prolific author, and longtime activist who's work focuses on seeds, agriculture, and ecofeminism. You can follow alon…
 
California snowpack largest in over two decades,The earths “stabilizing feedback” mechanism for climate warmingThe oceans in 2022 were "the hottest ever recorded by humans." 2022 is third-highest number of billion-dollar disasters in the U.SExxonMobil, predicted the effects of climate change 40 years ago, Kariba reservoir curtailing power supply to…
 
* GOP Extremists Are Burning Down the House; Wajahat Ali, a Daily Beast columnist and author; Producer: Scott Harris. * GOP Votes to Repeal IRS Funding to Protect Rich Donors, Tax Cheats; Will Rice, Policy Consultant with Americans for Tax Fairness; Producer: Scott Harris. * After 30 Years of Organizing Local 33 Wins Yale Grad Student Union; Paul S…
 
A House in Lahore -- Growing Up Jewish in Pakistan, is a just-released memoire by Hazel Kahan, WPKN's host of Tidings and North Fork Works.Hazel discusses the many facets of her remarkable story with her colleagues Richard Hill and Kevin Gallagher. Hazel remembers how as a young girl, world events impacted her families lives and her perception of t…
 
Earth’s ozone layer is on track to recoverSeries of pounding storms in California 12 finance institutions accelerating use of fossil fuelsWorld’s smaller glaciers are in even greater jeopardyEurope experiencing unseasonably warm weather conditionsHealth officials focusing on the source of E. coli water streamsGreece to tap into geothermal energyEng…
 
#099: The second half of our recent conversation with Climate activist and author Paul Hawken deepens around the importance of complex soil systems for human health, the difficulties we face in reaching a broad audience through our fractured modern media channels, and whether regenerative agriculture is organic and vice verse. Paul Hawken is a clim…
 
Julia Lyons is an Earth-Centered Shamanic Healer, Reiki Master/Teacher, and Folk Herbalist working under the Maya Healing Tradition of Miss Beatrice Waight of Santa Familia, Belize. Her mission is to empower people to live authentically and feel confident in their own unique process of becoming the best version of themselves. Her work embodies a va…
 
* Two Years After January 6th Insurrection GOP Continues to Pose Threat to Democracy; Brett Edkins, Managing Director, Policy & Political Affairs with Stand Up America; Producer: Scott Harris. * Groups Organize to Fight Repressive Culture War Book Banning Across America; Jonathan Friedman, Director of Free Expression and Education with PEN America;…
 
#098: Climate activist and author Paul Hawken joins us for his fifth interview, focused on food, agriculture, climate change, and greenwashing. In this episode, the first half of Dave Chapman's conversation with Paul, they discuss whether regenerative agriculture is organic and vice verse. Paul Hawken is a climate activist, entrepreneur, and the au…
 
MY Guest this afternoon on DITD is Mark Haubner. Mark is currently president of the North Fork Environmental Council. With a few other thoughtful people he has started a Food Waste to Compost and a Zero Waste Initiative for the eastern communities of Long Island and that's why I asked him to be here today. The Food waste to compost pilot program ha…
 
The year 2022 had many devastating storms and flooding California’s Sierra expects the second-largest snowpackwestern US states face powerful storm systemRains help Arizona farmerslargest saltwater lake in US at its lowest level in history California’s rural areas may be classified as “very high” fire hazard zonesFrances parking lots to be covered …
 
GaiaGram year end messageFinancial nonprofits turn climate action dreams into realities.European Union governments carbon border tax3M, will stop use of "forever chemicals" by 2025.France to ban short haul domestic flightsA Fully-recyclable 3D printed house unveiled carbon capture power station wins permissionBarcelona's bike bus, or 'bicibus' gett…
 
* International BDS Movement Challenges Israel’s New Extremist Ultranationalist Far Right Government; Ofer Neiman, a member of the Israeli group Boycott from Within; Producer: Melinda Tuhus * What Motivates Far Right Voters and How to Win Them Back; John Feffer is director of Foreign Policy In Focus at the Institute for Policy Studies; Producer: Sc…
 
#097: Organic California farmer Javier Zamora talks about his role connecting farmworkers to the resources, land, and skills they need to launch their own farming ventures through ALBA, the Agriculture And Land-Based Training Association, a program which he himself graduated from before opening JSM Organics. Javier Zamora is the founder of JSM Orga…
 
Linley Dixon owns a vegetable farm (marketing through a CSA, farm to school, and at farmers markets) in Durango, Colorado, with her husband Peter and daughter. She holds a Ph.D. in Plant Pathology from the University of Florida. In addition, she held a 2-year post-doctorate with the USDA’s Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory where she studied…
 
* Will January 6th House Committee Criminal Referrals Result in Trump Accountability? Svante Myrick, incoming President of People for the American Way Producer: Scott Harris * United American Indians of New England Leader Reflects on Current State of Indigenous Americas Mahtowin Munro, Co-leader, United American Indians of New England Producer: Mel…
 
#096: A conversation about food, climate, and the "regenerative" buzzword taking over agriculture with lifelong activist Ronnie Cummins, the founder and director of Organic Consumers Association and a member of Regeneration International's steering committee. Ronnie Cummins is the founder and director of the Organic Consumers Association, a member …
 
My guests today on Digging in the Dirt are a little different from other guests I've had. I have never had a philosopher here. Today I have two. They are Michael Paul Nelson Professor of Environmental Ethics & Philosophy and Distinguished Professor of Philosophy Emerita at Oregon State University Kathleen Dean Moore, Ph.D.. Together they have penne…
 
-Climate Change studies will be mandatory in Connecticut -The Arctic transforming from snowfall- to rainfall-dominant climates-Sea levels have risen over 8 inches since 1880-COP15 conference faced “corporate capture” by lobbyists-EU to impose ‘carbon tariff’ on environmentally damaging imports-France to greenlight a ban on short haul domestic fligh…
 
* Threatens to Hold Federal Debt Limit Hostage to Force Social Security, Medicare Cuts Alex Lawson, Executive Director of the group Social Security Works Producer: Scott Harris * Federal Court Dismisses Challenge to Connecticut’s Trans-Inclusive Student Athletics Policy Dan Barrett, Legal Director, ACLU of Connecticut Producer: Melinda Tuhus* 10 Ye…
 
#095: Dru Rivers, one of the original founders of Full Belly Farm in California's Capay Valley, remembers the early days of organic with CCOF (California Certified Organic Farmers), when ideas, practices, and inspiration were exchanged freely between peers. Dru Rivers co-founded Full Belly Farm in the 1970s with her partner Paul Muller, and friends…
 
Join Emily as she speaks with Ranjana and Dr Chetan Hans of Raw Roots Turmeric on farming turmeric and other Ayurvedic herbs in Columbia, Missouri! Find their wonderful products below:www.rawrootsturmeric.com See Em's latest newsletter below, and subscribe for future newsletters, which will include the soon-to-be released Dosha quiz from Raw Roots …
 
Spotlight On Arts & Culture | December 19, 2022 | Symphonic ChangesHosted by David Green of The Cultural Alliance Of Fairfield County.In our December broadcast, we talked to the leaders of four of the prestigious orchestras in our region about the changes happening with the orchestras. Meet Mark Halstead, Executive Director of the Greater Bridgepor…
 
{December 18, 2022 Episode of Mic Check}In addition to being Pastor of both Woodbury United Methodist Church and Watertown United Methodist Church in Connecticut, Reverend J Michael Cobb is an organizer with Justice Southbury, a community activist group that formed in 2020 in Southbury, Connecticut. For more on Justice Southbury:https://www.justice…
 
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