The Alaska Food Challenge

Is it possible?  Is it desirable?  A group of Alaskans has pledged to eat only food from Alaska for a year.  They just started.  They are busy learning foraging techniques and finding  substitutes for things like coffee and sugar – substitutes from Alaska.   We’ll check in on how they are doing so far, on the next Talk of Alaska.

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  • Steve Heimel, APRN


  • Cindy Karns, Transition Anchorage
  • Saskia Esslinger, Anchorage Permaculture
  • Allie Barker, Chugach Farm
  • Callers Statewide


LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.

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