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For better and for worse, the popular understanding of organic agriculture in America is inseparable from the environmental and human health risks associated with pesticides.
Next on Food.Farmer.Earth: Chef Kathryn Yeomans makes a mushroom and salmon en papillote. We visit a certified organic wild mushroom farm in Oregon., and more…
A key strength behind the aquaponics system, the growing of fish and plants together within a mutually benefitting system, to increase natural efficiencies. Inventor Curt Jungwirth has taken the design a step further in his quest to reduce waste and increase efficiencies even more.
Ann Forsthoefel talks about the learning curve she has experienced developing her small scale aquaponics system of growing food she plans to sell to local markets.
Chef Robert Wiley shows us how to do a traditional southern style fish fry with fresh catfish, and hush puppies.
Aquaponics is a method of raising produce and fish together within a mutually benefiting system where the fish provides the nutrients for the plants, and the plants grow without soil, or for the need of additional nutrients. Chef Robert Wiley demonstrates how to make a classic fish fry with marinaded catfish and homemade hush puppies.
Farmer Tom DeNoble of DeNoble Farm Fresh talks about the crops he grows in winter, and the special role that colder temperatures play with his brassica crops.
When it comes to farming through the winter months, Tom DeNoble of DeNoble’s Farm Fresh Produce in Tillamook is no romantic. “Winter farming is a big gamble,” he said. “It’s like rolling the dice every year.”
Venerable cookbook author, culinary instructor, and restaurant consultant, Diane Morgan demonstrates a recipe for making Microbrew-Braised Rutabagas from her new “Roots” cookbook.
Award-winning cookbook author, food writer, and culinary instructor Diane Morgan stirs up the world of mashers with this creamy rendition of mashed potatoes using a combination of russet potatoes and rutabagas.