Give Now

Earth Eats: Real Food, Green Living

Podcasts Archive

August 10, 2018

 

Inquiry And Experience–After School, In The Garden

It's back-to-school in Indiana, and students at Benjamin Franklin Elementary might have a potato harvest to dig up after class.

August 3, 2018

 

When Independent Farmers Join Forces

Farmers are known for being independent, but some growers in Southwestern Colorado are learning the benefits of working together.

July 27, 2018

 

The Eggplant Of Your Dreams

If you’ve only had eggplant swimming in an oily eggplant parmesan casserole, it’s time to re-think this highly versatile vegetable.

July 20, 2018

 

The Stealth Tortilla Revealed

More than a stuffed tortilla, pupusas carry memory and meaning for poet Willy Palomo, and a connection to his family's homeland.

July 13, 2018

 

Collecting Yeast, Making Cider

Biochemist Matt Bochman talks about collecting yeast, Friendly Beasts Cider Company turns yeast (and apples) into tasty drinks.

July 6, 2018

 

Celebrate The Chanterelle

Savor the season with some classic Earth Eats from Annie Corrigan, featuring our frilly orange friend--the chanterelle mushroom.

June 29, 2018

 

Wild Rice, Food Memories, Fireflies And Monkey Scat

What can the diets of red colobus monkeys tell us about our own responses to estrogenic plant foods such as soy?

June 22, 2018

 

Daylily Tempura, Cattail Pollen Pancakes And A Cheesemonger’s Back-Story

What parts of the cattail plant are edible, and what would you do with them if you had them?

June 15, 2018

 

Quantifying Flavor-What Data Networks Can (And Can’t) Tell Us About How We Eat

An informatics professor and an anthropologist walk into a bar...and talk about flavor networks and foodways.

June 8, 2018

 

How Many Plants Can You Eat In One Week?

A plant-eating challenge on campus sparks a discussion of phytonutrients and gut biome health.

June 1, 2018

 

Food Trucks and Authenticity

On today’s show we talk taco trucks, and street vendors from Los Angeles, California to Bloomington, Indiana.

May 25, 2018

 

Dining On The Edge With A Sometimes Dangerous Green

Poke Salet was one of the last wild foods to be commercially canned. If you use caution, you can harvest and prepare your own mess o’ greens in your kitchen.

May 18, 2018

 

Three Dollar Dinners And The True Cost Of Food

How do we create a food system that supports farm communities, nourishes the people eating the food--at an affordable price--without destroying the environment?

May 11, 2018

 

Grafting Cucumbers And Pickling Radishes

What do you get when you cross a butternut squash and a burpless cucumber? You might get an early harvest.

May 4, 2018

 

Food, Identity And Macaroni

Food scholar Elizabeth Dunn reflects on food traditions and the semi-permanent life inside a refugee camp.

April 27, 2018

 

Food Stamps And Farm Policy–Does This Marriage Make Sense?

When the government subsidizes corn, it effectively subsidizes dairy, too. Government nutrition programs push dairy as a major protein source, even when it doesn't make sense for most Americans.

April 20, 2018

 

What’s SNAP Got To Do With It?

A conversation with Angela Babb on the history of the US Farm Bill and how government nutrition assistance programs originated within farm policy.

April 13, 2018

 

Addressing Root Causes Of Food Insecurity

The stories we tell ourselves about hunger shape our approach to solutions. Is it time to challenge the long standing narratives surrounding food insecurity?

April 6, 2018

 

Raj Patel On The Trouble With Land Ownership

Researcher and author Raj Patel contributed an essay to "Letters To A Young Farmer." This week, Megan Betz speaks with him about alternatives to private ownership of land.

March 30, 2018

 

Food Historian Simone Cinotto And Fresh Mushrooms On A Hot Grill

Fresh mushrooms from a local grower find their way to a hot grill, and we visit with Food Historian, Simone Cinotto to talk Slow Food, and cooking in class.

Next Page »

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Earth Eats:

Support For Indiana Public Media Comes From

About Earth Eats

Search Earth Eats

Earth Eats on Twitter

Earth Eats on Flickr

Harvest Public Media