WPKN Archives: Organic Farm Stand -- June 7, 2018

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Organic Farm Stand

Original Aired:
Thursday, June 7th, 2018
12:02PM to 12:59PM

57 minutes

Saturday, June 9th, 2018 11:04AM

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Episode: Organic Farm Stand -- June 7, 2018

 Special guest Jacqueline Maisonpierre, executive director of New Haven Farms, discusses her urben farming project which produces a surprising quantity of organic produce on seven small lots within the city limits and teaches neighborhood participants how  grow and care for the land.

Guy Beardsley presents his small farms report -- good news! the strawberries are here.

Bill Duesing reads a selection from his book, Living on the Earth, on how convenience stores are tied into the whole system of corporate food production which is turning our cities into food deserts.

  Panel:  Bill Duesing, Guy Beardsley and Richard Hill




Show: Organic Farm Stand

 The Organic Farm Stand 
     Second Thursday, 12 noon to 1 PM
     Host:  Richard Hill
with Guy Beardsley and Bill Dusing

      The birds eye view from the organic community in CT with farmer Guy Beardsly from Shelton.
     Organic news, farming advice, recipes and listen call-ins.

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