Jessica Naudziunas http://kbia.org en The sustainable hand http://kbia.org/post/sustainable-hand <p>The farmer of future will grow food and raise animals with tomorrow in mind. They&rsquo;ll know contributing to the food supply is not enough. If the soil, air and water they use to produce food is damaged, good luck feeding anyone.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 22:00:00 +0000 Jessica Naudziunas 15517 at http://kbia.org The sustainable hand On the future of sustainable farming http://kbia.org/post/future-sustainable-farming <p>On this week&#39;s show, we&rsquo;ll hear the third installment of Harvest Public Media&rsquo;s Farmer of the future series, and revisit a conversation with author Michael Pollan.</p><p> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 20:15:19 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 15520 at http://kbia.org On the future of sustainable farming Talking Politics for April 10, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/talking-politics-april-10-2012 <p>This week on Talking Politics, KBIA and Harvest Public Media&#39;s Jessica Naudziunas reports on ongoing strife between hog farmers and animal rights activists--a battle which could be decided by state legislators.</p> Tue, 10 Apr 2012 18:11:45 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 12154 at http://kbia.org Talking Politics for April 10, 2012 What's in your food? http://kbia.org/post/whats-your-food <p>&nbsp;</p><p>On this week&rsquo;s show, we&rsquo;ll explore what&#39;s in our food, and hear from the director of a documentary that looks at the difficult choices involved with legalized, physician assisted suicide.</p><p> Thu, 16 Feb 2012 23:33:44 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 8971 at http://kbia.org What's in your food? Assessing the additives http://kbia.org/post/assessing-additives-0 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 1.2em; line-height: 1.7em; ">Pick up your favorite packaged food and read the ingredient list.</span></p><p style="font-size: 1.2em; line-height: 1.7em; margin-bottom: 1.1em; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', serif; ">If you stumbled over any of the words or a color jumped out at you, you might be looking at what&rsquo;s known as a food additive. &nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 16 Feb 2012 23:05:07 +0000 Jessica Naudziunas 8966 at http://kbia.org Assessing the additives Missouri treasurer announces financial assistance for farmers http://kbia.org/post/missouri-treasurer-announces-financial-assistance-farmers <p>Missouri State Treasurer Clint Zweifel has announced a new financial assistance package for beginning farmers trying to make their way in an expensive industry. Fri, 27 Jan 2012 14:09:59 +0000 Jessica Naudziunas 7826 at http://kbia.org Missouri treasurer announces financial assistance for farmers Newscast for January 24, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-january-24-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><ul><li class="p1">Nixon withdraws nomination of two University of Missouri Board of Curator Candidates.</li><li class="p1">A bill that would require voters to show photo ID.</li><li class="p1">Regulations that could impact children working on farms.</li></ul> Tue, 24 Jan 2012 23:00:09 +0000 Chris McDaniel 7618 at http://kbia.org Missouri a leader in agriculture education http://kbia.org/post/missouri-leader-agriculture-education <p>This week on Exam, we take a look at Agriculture Education in Missouri. Plus, student athletes at Truman State University are being recognized for academic success. Mon, 05 Dec 2011 20:40:38 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 4777 at http://kbia.org Missouri a leader in agriculture education You are what your food eats http://kbia.org/post/you-are-what-your-food-eats <p>According to a study from the<a href="http://ehp03.niehs.nih.gov/article/fetchArticle.action?articleURI=info:doi/10.1289/ehp.9760"> Journal of Environmental Health Perspectives</a>, Americans consume a lot of meat, and the quality of the meat products is directly linked to animal feeding management. So, if you&rsquo;re an average eater who chows down on over six ounces of meat daily, consider checking out the nutrition content on the animal feed label.</p><p> Mon, 05 Dec 2011 17:00:00 +0000 Jessica Naudziunas 4762 at http://kbia.org You are what your food eats