articles tagged "agriculture"

The Politics of Seeds

Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | A Public Affair
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It doesn’t matter if you’re farming on a large scale or if you’re gardening at home, seeds are a crucial part of producing the food we eat. Check out this edition of APA to learn more about the politics of seeds! more »

Climate Change: The Prequel

Monday, 21 April 2014 | buzz
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The scientific evidence is in: human-influenced climate change is real and it started 5,000 years ago. UW Researcher Feng He joins us to tell us more. more »

What Are You Drinking?

Monday, 3 March 2014 | buzz
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Kate Golden and Ron Seely from the Center for Investigative Journalism joins us with an update on what’s in the drinking water in northeast Wisconsin. more »

Tom Philpott on the “Dead Zone”

Tuesday, 20 August 2013 | buzz
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Mother Jones’ Tom Philpott joined Monday host Brian Standing on August 19, 2013 for his monthly discussion of food and agriculture. This time around, Tom’s talking about the giant, oxygen-sucking, lethal algae blooms that crop up every year in the Gulf of Mexico. Who’s to blame? Us, the food we eat and the way we grow it. more »

Wisconsin Farmers Union Legislative Priorities

Monday, 4 February 2013 | buzz
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  Kara Slaughter, the Government Relations Director for the Wisconsin Farmers Union, joined Brian Standing in the studio today to talk about Wisconsin Farmers Union’s state legislative priorities. In the interview below Slaughter and Standing discuss Grazing Lands Conservation Initiative, Ag Development Diversification Program and Buy Local Buy Wisconsin.   more »

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