Talk of the Towns 3/23/07

Producer/host: Ron Beard

Topic: The connection between our food choices and the impacts of industrial agriculture on the rural people of places like Belize, Panama and Nicaragua.   We learn about a program based in Down east Maine that uses grass-roots extension work to turn that picture around: Sustainable Harvest International

Guests: former Peace Corps member Florence Reed, founder and Ron Poitras, a board member of Sustainable Harvest International, based in Surry.   FMI: www.sustainableharvest.org

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RadioActive 3/22/07

Producers/hosts: Amy Browne and Meredith DeFrancesco

Topic: An interview with Orin Langelle of the Global Justice Ecology Project about the recent World Social Forum and efforts to prevent the promotion of genetically engineered trees for biofuels.

FMI: [email protected], www.globaljusticeecology.org, biojustice2007.org, biodev.org

NOTE: The Water Commons Symposium announced on RadioActive has been postponed until June