The entry page for audio files of Mike Nowak's full shows on WCPT Radio, Chicago.
If you missed a show or just want to browse through some past shows, here they are, in their entirety. (Since this is new, we're working out the bugs. If you have any complaints, comments, or suggestions email the webmaster. Please.)
Melinda Myers returns to the show to talk about fall garden tasks, including lawn care and monitoring soil nutrients, especially phosphorus. Lin Prucher, a member of the Founders Group of the Rogers Park Food Coop, explains how that market will offer fresh food choices for that part of Chicago. The remarkable Kay McKeen of SCARCE promotes an upcoming seminar on commercial food scrap composting, and celebrates the continuing work to preserve and care for the planet.
Dennis Anderson is the Democratic candidate for the Illinois 14th Congressional District. He talks about the challenges of running a campaign, and Mike asks him about his environmental and animal welfare positions, which stand in stark contrast to his Republican opponent.
Carol Brewer reports on the Global Garden Refugee Training Farm in Chicago, which is providing access to fresh vegetables for newly arrived refugee families and their urban neighbors. Volunteers Linda Seyler, Yvette Kyaw, Hasta Bhattarai and Uma Devi Mishra join the conversation. Mike interviews Dennis Anderson, Democratic congressional candidate for the Illinois 14th District, focusing on his environmental and animal rights positions. David Mrazek, director of the award-winning documentary From Billions to None, helps observe the 100th anniversary of the extinction of the passenger pigeon.