Agriculture

Proposed bill would limit timber industry influence on Board of Forestry

Airs at: Mon, 03/22/2021 at 5:30pm - 5:45pm
Produced for Evening News, News In Depth
  "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 timber... Read more

Banning Animal Cruelty and Abuse In Oregon

Airs at: Fri, 03/26/2021 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Produced for Voices for the Animals
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... Read more

Squash Trials & Farming is Medicine

Airs at: Wed, 03/17/2021 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Food Show
On today's episode of the Food Show, Lane Selman and Patrick Merscher talk about the Northern Organic Vegetable Improvement Collaborative, the Culinary Breeding Network, and their work helping organic growers select the best winter squash varieties. Among other evaluation t... Read more

Earth Day 2021 Special Programming

  On Thursday, April 22nd, KBOO will be celebrating Earth Day with special programming devoted to climate action. The climate crisis is one of the most pressing issues the globe faces and on Earth Day, we will be exploring its impacts close to home and around the globe. We... Read more

Interview with Head of Medical Action in Nicaragua ( español abajo)

Airs at: Mon, 12/14/2020 at 5:45pm - 6:00pm
Produced for News In Depth
KBOO spoke with the head of Accion Medica Cristiana, Dr. Moises Gonzalez, for the latest update on the response to the recent hurricanes in Nicaragua. This interview was recorded in Spanish, then translated.   KBOO habló con el director de Acción Médica Cristiana, Dr. Mois... Read more

Have Yourself A Swinging Country Christmas

Airs at: Sat, 12/19/2020 at 6:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Swing 'n' Country
  Have Yourself A Swinging Country Christmas! Read more

Morality, safety, and food production in a changing world

Airs at: Fri, 11/27/2020 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Produced for Voices for the Animals
Today we get to speak with Matthew Cooper, an organizer for Compassionate PDX, about Fur Free Friday and the campaign to ban the sale of new fur goods in Oregon. Then we hear from Dr. Michael Gregor on the relationship between animal agriculture and recurring pandemics. Read more

Village Building Convergence 2009

Airs at: Fri, 05/01/2009 at 12:00pm
  Permaculture is an approach to land management that adopts arrangements observed in flourishing natural ecosystems. It includes a set of design principles derived using whole systems thinking. It uses these principles in fields such as regenerative agriculture, rewilding... Read more

Globalizing Inequality

Airs at: Mon, 02/25/2008 at 12:00pm
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Recovery Zone on 02/7/08

Airs at: Thu, 02/07/2008 at 12:00pm
Toby Hemenway was an American author and educator who wrote extensively on permaculture and ecological issues. He was the author of "Gaia's Garden: A Guide to Home-Scale Permaculture" and "The Permaculture City: Regenerative Design for Urban, Suburban, and Town Resilience".... Read more