Tom Yoder http://ksjd.org en "Organic" Food: What Does It Really Mean? http://ksjd.org/post/organic-food-what-does-it-really-mean <p>The term "organic" is widely used in food labeling, but what does it really mean? In this episode of Pandora's Box, co-host Lyn Patrick and KSJD's Tom Yoder discuss how the term "organic" is defined, how organic food is certified, and why eating organic food is beneficial to your health.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p>Resource links:</p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:34:25 +0000 Lyn Patrick & Tom Yoder 12542 at http://ksjd.org "Organic" Food: What Does It Really Mean? Big Fat Farm Show - May 27th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/big-fat-farm-show-may-27th-2014 <p>In this episode of the Big Fat Farm Show, KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Kate Greenberg of the National Young Farmers Coalition about how the organization helps represent, mobilize, and engage young farmers to ensure their success.</p><p>More information about the National Young Farmers Coalition can be found on the website at <a href="http://www.youngfarmers.org/">www.youngfarmers.org</a>.</p><p></p> Tue, 27 May 2014 16:32:58 +0000 Tom Yoder 10002 at http://ksjd.org Big Fat Farm Show - May 27th, 2014 Big Fat Farm Show - May 13th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/big-fat-farm-show-may-13th-2014 <p>In this episode of the Big Fat Farm Show, host Sarah Syverson talks with Kellie Pettyjohn of The Wily Carrot Farm in Mancos about growing at 7000 feet and the new Southwest Farm Fresh Distribution Cooperative.</p><p></p> Mon, 19 May 2014 17:05:15 +0000 Tom Yoder 9588 at http://ksjd.org Big Fat Farm Show - May 13th, 2014 Big Fat Farm Show - April 29th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/big-fat-farm-show-april-29th-2014 <p>In this episode of the Big Fat Farm Show, host Sarah Syverson talks to community food organizer Gretchen Groenke about the importance of local foods and gardens at schools and in back yards, and how community dinners are bringing people together to celebrate food and the people who produce it.</p><p></p> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 15:55:02 +0000 Tom Yoder 8544 at http://ksjd.org Big Fat Farm Show - April 29th, 2014 Representative Scott Tipton Talks Agriculture http://ksjd.org/post/representative-scott-tipton-talks-agriculture <p>Representative Scott Tipton was raised in Cortez, Colorado and is currently serving his second term in the U.S. House of Representatives. KSJD's Bob Bragg, host of Ag Markets &amp; More, talks with Tipton about his views on agriculture, the Farm Bill, the current regulatory environment for farmers, and more.</p><p></p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:24:18 +0000 Tom Yoder 8228 at http://ksjd.org Representative Scott Tipton Talks Agriculture Pandora's Box - February 25th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/pandoras-box-february-25th-2014 <p>Host Lyn Patrick talks with with Sandhya Tillotson from 4Core, the Four Corners Office for Resource Efficiency, in part two of a conversation about making sure your home is free of toxins and volatile organic compounds that can be associated with common household items and appliances.</p><p></p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:26:18 +0000 Tom Yoder 5447 at http://ksjd.org Pandora's Box - February 25th, 2014 Big Fat Farm Show - February 4th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/big-fat-farm-show-february-4th-2014 <p>In this episode of the Big Fat Farm Show, host Sarah Syverson talks with Brittany Meyer from Open Sky Wilderness Therapy in Mancos about how she is working towards local, sustainable food production through saving seeds and education.</p><p></p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 22:57:18 +0000 Tom Yoder 4491 at http://ksjd.org Big Fat Farm Show - February 4th, 2014