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David Hershberg Farm-to-Table in Burlington

Interview with David Hershberg, whose father escaped Ukraine before Russian pogroms and settled in Burlington, starting the first produce company at the beginning of the 20th century. The Hershbergs were farm-to-table before farm-to-table was cool.

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Scooter's Views Monday, October 14, 2019
Integrated Duck Rice Farming - Duck Update

Erik Andrus experiments with new varieties of ducks. In addition to the Khaki Campbell, which are known as egg layers, he has introduced Muscovy which is a plumper bird. And the ducks are safe from predators now in their new "duck battlewagons" which are named after ships from the Napoleanic...Watch now »

Rice Farming in Vermont Monday, August 26, 2019
Artist Ellen Jareckie Rescues Wildlife in Need [587]
Artist Ellen Jareckie Rescues Wildlife in Need

If you’ve ever rescued an orphaned mouse or bird, chances are you called Ellen Jareckie for help. For the past five years, the Shelburne artist has run a wildlife hotline (802-578-7168), instructing callers on how to care for an injured or orphaned creature, helping them find a local rehabber,...Watch now »

Stuck in Vermont Monday, August 19, 2019
Lori Fisher,  Executive Director, Lake Champlain Committee: Conversations with Kay #351
Interview with Lori Fisher, Executive Director, Lake Champlain Committee

Kay and Lori talk about the many factors which impinge upon the health of Lake Champlain and the quality of it's water. They also discuss the ways that we can help keep the lake healthy. Lori describes the Paddler's Trail with it's 600 sites around Lake Champlain. 

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Conversations with Kay Monday, July 8, 2019
Learning from the Natural World

Nancy Knox, Burlington area Master Gardener, Master Naturalist, and Tree Steward talks about her life path to connecting with nature, and helping others learn about, care for and protect our local plants and trees.

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Being the Change Monday, June 17, 2019
The Otter Creek at Middlebury Falls: The Artful Word #332
The Otter Creek at Middlebury Falls

Come along with award-winning producer James Gero to a world before electricity, gas power, steam, and all our accustomed fossil fuels that now belch and spew virulent toxins into our fragile and vital environment, poisoning all the creatures of our irreplaceable ecosystem. This was a time when...Watch now »

The Artful Word Monday, May 20, 2019
STEAM Lab featuring Earth Day

This week, Phil tells the story of the creation of Earth Day.

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Steam Lab Monday, May 13, 2019
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STEAM Lab featuring Emily Shore

This week, Phil talks with UVM graduate student Emily Shore about micro-plastics, the ocean, and what can be done to reduce plastic consumption.

Produced with facilities provided by Vermont Community Access Media (VCAM).

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Steam Lab Monday, April 1, 2019
The Essence Of Water: The Artful Word #327
The Essence Of Water

The Essence Of Water : Beautiful Scenes of the different forms of water.

Produced with facilities provided by Vermont Community Access Media (VCAM).Watch now »

The Artful Word Monday, January 28, 2019
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STEAM Lab "Freeze Frame! The art and science of photography"

STEAM Lab is a radio talk show about science, technology, engineering, art, and math. On this episode, Kyle and Phil interview photographer Kreig Pinkham.

Learn all about the word of underwater photography with our guest Kreig Pinkham!  

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Steam Lab Monday, December 17, 2018
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