Food

Oregon Food Bank Update

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Evening News
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Sun, 09/14/2008

The Oregon Food Bank has just tabulated figures for the last fiscal year, and released a new survey of people who get food from the nine-hundred distribution centers throughout the state.
The survey found that more working families, and more first-timers, are asking for emergency food assistance this year.
KBOO's Kendall Archer has more, in collaboration with the Oregon News Service:
 

1:43 minutes (1.57 MB)

Gluten-free Cooking, Organic Food Standards, and Preserving Foods

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Food Show
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Sun, 09/14/2008

 Hosts Marlese, Harriet, Miriam, and Mark bring us several food topics today.  First up is our Local Food News feature, followed by a look at gluten free cooking at New Cascadia Tradional, Portland's only Dedicated Gluten Free Bakery.  Next up is a look at Organic Food Standards and the book New Good Food, by Margaret Wittenberg.  Finally, we cover preserving foods, especially tomatoes.

 

 

61:04 minutes (27.96 MB)

Radiozine on 09/10/08

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Radiozine
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Wed, 09/10/2008 - 10:00am - 10:30am

Host Marianne Barisonek interviews Thomas Hager, author of The Alchemy of Air: A Jewish Genius, a Doomed Tycoon, and the Scientific Discovery That Fed the World but Fueled the Rise of Hitler.

Tasting Unusual Fruits at the Harvest Festival

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The Dirtbag
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Sun, 09/07/2008

Ted Swensen from the Home Orchard Society joins host Glen Andresen to talk about unusual and unique fruit that is available for tasting at the Harvest Festival.

 

25:46 minutes (23.6 MB)

The Dirtbag on 09/08/08

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The Dirtbag
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Mon, 09/08/2008 - 10:30am - 11:00am

Lorraine Gardener of One Green World joins host Glen Andresen to talk about unusual and unique fruit that is available for tasting at the Harvest Festival.

Disappearing Rice Paddies

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Sun, 08/31/2008

Special Labor Day Documentary: Disappearing Rice Paddies

27:14 minutes (24.94 MB)

OR Our Backyard

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Evening News
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Tue, 08/26/2008

And now, another edition of the local environmental series, Our Backyard with K-BOO’s Edison Carder.

3:37 minutes (3.32 MB)

Radiozine on 09/05/08

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Radiozine
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Fri, 09/05/2008 - 10:00am - 10:30am

Bruce Silverman interviews Wes Jackson, botanist, geneticist, proponent of using prairie ecology as the model for agriculture, and director of The Land Institute. He has edited a new book of essays called The Virtues of Ignorance: Complexity, Sustainability and The Limits of Knowledge. Jackson claims achieving a better world may require less information and technology, not more.

Radiozine on 09/01/08

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Radiozine
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Mon, 09/01/2008 - 10:00am - 10:30am

Special Labor Day Documentary: Disappearing Rice Paddies

Half the world's population depends on rice for their staple food, and it is one of the most politically sensitive of agricultural commodities. In South-East Asia, where people have farmed rice paddies for thousands of years. It is eaten twice, often three times a day across the region. Today, in an exclusive FSRN documentary, we'll go to Indonesia, and hear, “Disappearing Rice Paddies,” Produced by Rebecca Henschke.

Health At Every Size

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Healthwatch
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Sun, 08/24/2008

  Today, Host Dr. David Naimon and Holistic Health proponent Dr. Jonathan Robison discusses his new paradigm for helping people with eating and weight-related concerns, called Health at Every Size.

Dr. David Naimon
Dr. David Naimon

29:02 minutes (26.59 MB)
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