gardening, the environment, green living and a lot of humor

Mike Nowak, co-host Peggy Malecki and members of the show's green team discuss important gardening and environment topics with authorities in the field.

A conversation with singer-songwriter Susan Werner

2016-06-30


							 A conversation with singer-songwriter Susan Werner

Mike welcomes Chicago singer-songwriter Susan Werner to the studio on the verge of a national tour to launch her new CD, Hayseed.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 13.41MB - Duration: 39:03 m (48 kbps 44100 Hz)




June 30, 2013

2016-06-30


							 June 30, 2013

Mike talks to a naturalist about the recent bee massacre in Oregon and how to create habitat for solitary bees. Then, singer-songwriter Susan Werner stops by to perform works from her new CD, Hayseed.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 39.37MB - Duration: 1:54:41 m (48 kbps 44100 Hz)




August 26, 2012

2016-06-30


							 August 26, 2012

Mike talks about a family volunteer opportunity at the end of September for people in the Chicago Wilderness region, then talks to author Amy Stewart about her upcoming appearances in Illinois and Michigan.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 39.48MB - Duration: 1:54:59 m (48 kbps 44100 Hz)




One Seed Chicago 2012: The Great Herb Debate

2016-06-30

Representatives of three herbs--basil, chamomile and cilantro--debate their worthiness to be voted as plant of the year for Chicago.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 10.75MB - Duration: 31:19 m (48 kbps 44100 Hz)




It's a Wonderful Slice of It's a Wonderful Life 2011

2016-06-30

Mike enlists the aid of Producer Heather Frey, Our Town host Mike Sanders and Mighty House host Ron Cowgill to help him with his annual performance of the classic holiday film.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 17.78MB - Duration: 19:25 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)




April 24, 2011 - An Interview with Amy Stewart

2016-06-30

Author Amy Stewart talks about her new book, Wicked Bugs: The Louse that Conquered Napoleon's Army & Other Diabolical Insects.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 29.77MB - Duration: 32:31 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)




December 26, 2010

2016-06-30

Mike and producer Heather Frey talk about the holidays and review some of the gardening and environmental stories that fell throught the cracks this year.

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It's a Wonderful Slice of "It's a Wonderful Life" 2010

2016-06-30

Mike Nowak, producer Heather Frey and listener Jim Solum perform a ten-minute version of the classic holiday movie.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 38.68MB - Duration: 16:54 m (320 kbps 44100 Hz)




November 28, 2010

2016-06-30

After Mike talks to Maria Anna Rafac and Jeanne Phelan about sustainability efforts at Joliet Junior College, the Frozen Robins enter the studio and skewer mayoral candidate Rahm Emanuel in song. Mr. Brown Thumb provides some needed substance.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 32.24MB - Duration: 1:52:42 m (40 kbps 24000 Hz)