100 Centuries of Squash Growers Can’t Be Wrong

Anachronistic Squash by Kara Cromwell Broadcast 9.2 & 9.7.2018 and 7.14 & 7.17.2020   Listen:   August had just begun when a friend delivered my first hand-me-down squash of the summer: a round, green variegated giant that had reached the size of a...

Evening Primrose: Nightly Shows at Nine

Evening Primrose’s Nightly Show by Peter Lesica Broadcast 6.28.01, 6.28.2016, & 7.7. & 7.10.2020 Listen:   In the summer, folks come home from work at their jobs and hang out in their yards – they mow the lawn or weed the garden or have...

Stressed? Science Says Take A Walk In The Woods

Stressed? Science Says Take A Walk In The Woods by Kaitlyn Anderson Broadcast 9.11 & 9.16.2016 and 6.30 & 7.3.2020 Listen:   I feel the stress from the week lift off my shoulders as I breathe in the scent of ponderosa pine. Today, I have no papers to...

The Fox and the Nighthawk: A Cautionary Tale About Curiosity

The Greed of Exploration by Ellen Knight Broadcast 5.1 & 5.6.2016 and 6.23 & 6.26.2020   Listen:   This is a Field Note about greed. My greed. Recently the dogs and I were out joyfully stretching our legs on a sunny, blue-sky late winter day. The...