Rainbow Rider # 121
TONIGHT we celebrate women in rock! In Women on Rock Part 1 I played some of the great female rockers that created that established that woman could rock just as nasty and raw as men - Joplin, Patti Smith - Part 2 features the modern extension of those women PJ Harvey, Fiona Apple, L7, Siouxie Sioux and the Banschees, Chicks on Speed and more!
Let Me Sing You The Song of My People
Emily Rose Shaw discusses berries. Personally, I'm a big berry fan, and Emily clues us in on why they are so good for us, fresh versus frozen, and ways to prepare them.
Our guest the remainder of the hour is Dr.Thimmaiah, an inspiring proponent of agricultural methods that enrich our environment and individual lives. Dr. Tim, as I like to call him, has an infectious personality that will take enthrall you, and help you understand why and how everyone must assist in making our food system healthier. As the advisor to the Bhutanese Ministry of Agriculture, and the Bhutan Agriculture and Food Regulatory Authority, Tim is assisting that nation in its drive to have its farming community 100% organic by 2020. He is an expert on organic, bio-dynamic, and Vedic agriculture, and advises governments in many other countries about the critical environmental and health issues surrounding the growing of food. I need to mention he's also a terrific cook. You can find his blog here.