Environment

January 27, 2017

SoundBites: Future Harvest & Trump’s EPA

January 26, 2017 - Segment 2 - We hosted our newest episode of Sound Bites, our series about our food and our world. We began the episode with a panel Marc moderated entitled "Cultivate the Chesapeake Foodshed." and then hosted a conversation about Trump's pick to run the EPA, Scott Pruit.
January 24, 2017

Jenni Monet: Still Here

January 20, 2017 - Segment 2 - Listen in to a preview of journalist Jenni Monet's podcast Still Here, which focuses on the stories of indigenous people in America.
January 24, 2017

Sound Bites: Future Harvest Cultivate the Chesapeake Foodshed

January 19, 2017 - Segment 3 - The panel was called "Policy Scoper: What's happening in your state capital?" We discussed what food and agriculture policies are most important to the states of Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Delaware and the District of Columbia
January 12, 2017
Sound Bites documentary recording at the Baltimore Free Farm

Sound Bites: Farming in Baltimore / Agribusiness

January 12, 2017 - Segment 3 - We will be talking food and farming projects in Baltimore and have a discussion on Agribusiness and research.
January 11, 2017
Annapolis Summit (Credit: WEAA)

Annapolis Summit: House Speaker Michael E. Busch and Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr.

January 11, 2017 - Segment 2 - Today is the opening day of the 2017 Maryland General Assembly, and our 14th annual Annapolis Summit. Marc speaks with House Speaker Michael E. Busch, who along with Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr.. We also hear questions from the audience.
January 5, 2017

Sound Bites: Future Harvest Conference / Governor Hogan Environmental Plan

January 5, 2017 - Segment 2 - We begin with a preview of an upcoming event: Future Harvest CASA's 18th Annual Conference, Cultivate the Chesapeake Foodshed. Then, a look at Governor Larry Hogan's 2017 Environmental Legislative Agenda.
January 2, 2017

Sound Bites: Chesapeake Bay Runoff and Waterwomen of the Chesapeake Bay

December 29, 2016 - Segment 2 - In our latest episode of Sound Bites, we discuss the December 2018 Federal government deadline for reducing runoff in the Chesapeake Bay, and steps that are being taken to meet it. We also host a feature on Waterwomen of the Chesapeake Bay
December 22, 2016
Pig Farm (Credit: Mother Jones article by Tom Philpott)

SoundBites: Biggest Food & Agricultural Stories, Statewide Food Charter

December 22, 2016 - Segment 3 - We host our newest edition of Sound Bites, where we reflect upon some of the biggest food and agriculture stories of 2016 with Tom Philpott. We then take a close look at the initiative in Maryland to begin a statewide Food Charter with our guests Christine Bergmark and Denzel Mitchell.
December 15, 2016
Fracking Well (Credit: Colorado River Connected)

SoundBites: Environmental Justice & Fracking

December 15, 2016 - Segment 2 - We host for you the newest episode of our series on our food and our world, Sound Bites. Our guests will discuss The Future of the Environmental Justice Movement Under the Trump Administration as well as a report on how fracking produces tons of radioactive waste.
December 8, 2016
Wind & Solar Energy (Credit: Highground Energy)

Sound Bites: Renewable Energy in Maryland & the Trump Presidency

December 8, 2016 - Segment 2 - We have for you our newest episode of our series on our food and our world, Sound Bites. This week we will be talking about what renewable energy means for the country under Donald Trump as well as for Maryland specifically. Can Maryland become a hub for renewable energy and can the nation continue to progress towards renewable energy after Trump takes office?
December 8, 2016

What’s next for Standing Rock?

December 7, 2016 - Segment 2 - In light of the easement from the Army Corps of Engineers we ask our guests what's next? How do the Standing Rock Sioux people keep fighting?
December 5, 2016
Dakota Access Pipeline (Credit: EcoWatch)

Standing Rock Update: Baltimore Stands with Standing Rock

December 2, 2016 - Segment 3 - Listen in to an update on Standing Rock where we talk about how Baltimore has been standing in solidarity and the concern with other pipelines across the country.