WPKN Archives: Digging in the Dirt - Perfect Earth Project & Merone Landscaping

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Kevin Gallagher

Original Aired:
Monday, February 22nd, 2016
5:05PM to 5:50PM

45 minutes

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 5:41PM

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Episode: Digging in the Dirt - Perfect Earth Project & Merone Landscaping

 Kevin talks to Sean O’Neill Director of Education and Outreach Perfect Earth Project about their upcoming event, their second annual Toxin-Free Lawns and Landscapes seminar at the Riverhead Fire Department, 540 Roanoke Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901. March 3rd 2016 starting at 8:30 am. DEC 3a credits available! The program will focus on steps professionals and homeowners can take to manage their property without the use of synthetic fertilizers and pesticides, and highlight the human health and environmental benefits of the toxin-free approach. A local landscaper round table discussion will take place to discuss the benefits and challenges of the toxin-free approach. Breakfast and Lunch included in ticket price.



Also, on this segment of "Digging in the Dirt". Lenny Merone of Merone Lanscaping. Lenny is an organic landscaper and will join me to talk about one of the most chemically dangerous places we live near....our lawns. Tune in to get practical advice from a guy who is successfully turning his customers landscapes to organic and thriving. A great show for lawn care professionals to learn how to make the transition.


Plus a surprise guest dropped in. Jeff Cardulack The Executive Director OF NOFA, The North East Organic Farming Association, called in to throw his 2 cents in as well.

Show: Kevin Gallagher

Kevin Gallagher


Heavy on the 60's & 70's, new artists, Boogie Blues, Blues-Rock, Alt-country, Folk, Funk, Acid Jazz and world music and Latin Jazz. Drop in every other  Monday of the month, 4-7 p.m. for musical meanderings with Kevin Gallagher. He'll drop the bucket down WPKN's musical well and see what he drags up.

"I know where things will start out, but I'm never quite sure where we'll end up. It's all about playing any kind of music that fires me up, with the occasional Interview thrown in".


At 5 pm Monday's, Listen to "Digging in the Dirt",  where I talk to a guest working in and around agriculture, gardening, farming, gardening and food issues like organics, seeds, GMO and the Bionutrient movement and Climate Change issues.  You can go to all my Podcasts at this link.  https://soundcloud.com/wpkn895/sets/digging-in-the-dirt-on-wpkn

Kevin shares every other Monday 4-7 p.m. with Pete Stewart.

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