From hydroponic basil grown in an Anchorage café basement, to high-tunnel green houses in Homer, to hot-springs heated tomato farms in Fairbanks to local produce at the base of Brooks Range, climate change, technology, government grants and a greater interest in local food are changing agriculture in Alaska.
HOST: Julia O’Malley
- Danny Consenstein – Dept of Agricultural Farm service Agency Director
- Alex Davis – Valley farmer
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LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.
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