Pet Sounds 10/6/19: Obesity- A Serious Business

Producer/Host: Dr. John Hunt

The Nature of Phenology 10/5/19: Leaf Change

Producers: Hazel Stark & Joe Horn
Host: Hazel Stark

I drive by that copse of poplar trees every day and yet I have not stopped to absorb or photo-document their splendor. But to these wayward travelers from perhaps a city or suburb, our dead end road was as strange, quaint, and special as Tolkien’s Middle Earth. Sometimes it takes tourists to remind me of just how special our place is.

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Earthwise 10/5/19: The Color Orange

Producer/Host: Anu Dudley
Production Assistant: John Welles

Nature’s Remedies 10/5/19: Pulsatilla

Producer/Host: Tim Hagney

Common Ground Radio 10/4/19: Military Veteran Farmers in Maine

Producer/Host: C.J. Walke
Engineer: Joel Mann

Key Discussion Points:
a) Skills learned during service that transfer to farming
b) Beginning farmer programs with veteran focus
c) United Farmer Veterans of Maine (UFVM)

Anne Devin, Maine AgrAbility, Chase Stream Farm, Monroe, Maine
Richard Brzozowski, Food System Program Administrator with University of Maine Cooperative Extension
Bob Sousa, Vice President of United Farmer Veterans of Maine (UFVM), Frankfort, Maine
Sheila Foley, Treasurer UFVM, Attwood Farm, Poland, Maine

Awanadjo Almanack 10/4/19: “Imagine”

Producer/Host: Rob McCall
Production Assistance: Rebecca McCall

The Sketchbook 10/3/19: Winter Weight

Producer/Host: Jim Bahoosh

Notes from the Electronic Cottage 10/3/19: AI-Good & Bad

Producer/Host: Jim Campbell

Technology can make our lives much easier and convenient in many ways. And, sometimes, the opposite can be true. Today, let’s think about a few current and developing technologies that can offer some terrific advances and/or some terrific problems.