local foods http://wemu.org en Issues of the Environment: Food Forests in Ypsilanti http://wemu.org/post/issues-environment-food-forests-ypsilanti <p>In this week's installment of&nbsp;<strong><em>Issues of the Environment,&nbsp;</em></strong>WEMU's David Fair talks with Jesse Tack of Ypsilanti about the growing local food movement in Ypsilanti.&nbsp;</p><p>Food Forests, as they're called are popping up in greater numbers, in part thanks to the group Jesse Tack founded called,&nbsp;<strong><em>Abundant Michigan, Permaculture Ypsilanti,&nbsp;</em></strong>or AMPY.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p> Wed, 07 May 2014 12:53:10 +0000 David Fair 45497 at http://wemu.org Issues of the Environment: Food Forests in Ypsilanti The Green Room: Local Access to Local Foods http://wemu.org/post/green-room-local-access-local-foods <p>When you buy a clove of garlic or jar of honey at the chain grocery store in your town, do you ever wonder where it came from? Chances are, it was produced in China. Think about the amount of fuel, and carbon emissions,&nbsp; it must take to get those items to your table.&nbsp; In this month&#39;s installment of WEMU&#39;s &quot;The Green Room&quot;,&nbsp; Reporter Barbara Lucas explores access to local foods and its impact on environment and community.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 12:53:42 +0000 David Fair & Barbara Lucas 35574 at http://wemu.org The Green Room: Local Access to Local Foods Issues of the Environment 8/15/12 http://wemu.org/post/issues-environment-81512 <p>Veganism and the environment. In this week&#39;s installment of Issues of the Environment&nbsp;WEMU&#39;s David Fair talks with the President of &quot;VegMichigan.&quot;</p><p> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 12:55:14 +0000 David Fair 18087 at http://wemu.org Issues of the Environment 8/15/12 Rapping for Local Food http://wemu.org/post/rapping-local-food <p>This week, David talks to Lucas DiGia (a.k.a. &quot;Homegrown&quot;), who has been rapping for a decade and also works with&nbsp; Project Grow in Ann Arbor. <span class="Object" id="OBJ_PREFIX_DWT524_com_zimbra_url"><span class="Object" id="OBJ_PREFIX_DWT526_com_zimbra_url"><a href="http://www.rapforfood.org" target="_blank">www.rapforfood.org</a></span></span></p> Wed, 20 Jun 2012 13:23:21 +0000 David Fair 15475 at http://wemu.org Rapping for Local Food