Local Food http://kvnf.org en As the Worm Turns - Monday, May 19th http://kvnf.org/post/worm-turns-monday-may-19th <p>KVNF's "Guru of Gardening," Lance Swigart, keeps us informed about spring chores. He chats here with host Jill Spears</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 23 May 2014 20:55:29 +0000 Jeff Reynolds 26446 at http://kvnf.org As the Worm Turns - Monday, May 19th Forget The Golf Course, Developers Use Farming To Sell Suburban Homes http://kvnf.org/post/forget-golf-course-developers-use-farming-sell-suburban-homes <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">For decades, housing developments in the suburbs have come complete with golf courses, tennis courts, strip malls and swimming pools. But make way for the new subdivision amenity: the specialty farm.</span></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A new model for suburban development is springing up across the country that taps into the local food movement. Farms, complete with livestock, vegetables and fruit trees, are serving as a way to entice potential buyers to settle in a new subdivision.</span></p><p></p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 17:38:00 +0000 Luke Runyon 19748 at http://kvnf.org Forget The Golf Course, Developers Use Farming To Sell Suburban Homes KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, December 11, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-wednesday-december-11-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>BLM Finds Temp Location for Gunnison Office after Fire</li><li>Experts Examine Cost of Natural Disasters</li><li>Forget the Golf Course, Developers Use Farming to Sell Suburban Homes</li><li>Grand Junction Airport Authority Members Looking into Fraud Allegations Wed, 11 Dec 2013 15:15:00 +0000 Travis Bubenik 19747 at http://kvnf.org A Trip to the Trading Post Kitchen http://kvnf.org/post/trip-trading-post-kitchen <p>The holidays are officially here, and while Thanksgiving may have come and gone, there’s still plenty of festivities to be had in the coming months.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">And of course, what would the season be without food, and lots of it?</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">To get you into the holiday spirit and prepared for long, laborious hours in the kitchen, we took a visit to a cooking class hosted by <strong>Chris Bailey</strong> at the <a href="http://paoniatradingpost.com/">Old River Road Trading Post</a> in Paonia.</span></p> Fri, 29 Nov 2013 18:45:10 +0000 Travis Bubenik 19204 at http://kvnf.org A Trip to the Trading Post Kitchen KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, November 27, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-wednesday-november-27-2013 <div><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p></div><ul><li>Hickenlooper visits Craig &amp; Rifle, Calls for Compromise on Greater Sage Grouse</li><li>DMEA Expects Hydroelectric Upgrades to Increase Efficiency, Save Money</li><li>Business Leaders Across State Call for Quick Immigration Reform</li><li>Looking at the Challenges of Sourcing Food Locally with Joel Salatin Wed, 27 Nov 2013 15:39:07 +0000 Travis Bubenik 19126 at http://kvnf.org Edible Forests: The Next Step in the Local Food Movement? http://kvnf.org/post/edible-forests-next-step-local-food-movement <p style="margin-bottom: 12px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-family: 'PT Sans', sans-serif; line-height: 15px;">Community gardens dole out small plots of land and encourage people with limited access to fresh produce to grow their own. Now, there&rsquo;s a new twist on that model springing up across the country: edible food forests.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 12px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-family: 'PT Sans', sans-serif; line-height: 15px;">&nbsp;</p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 16:23:08 +0000 Luke Runyon 17359 at http://kvnf.org Edible Forests: The Next Step in the Local Food Movement? Local Motion: Michelle Amiott and Elaine Brett http://kvnf.org/post/local-motion-michelle-amiott-and-elaine-brett <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today on Local Motion we speak with two people working to promote healthy lifestyles and diets in western Colorado.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 21:30:00 +0000 Travis Bubenik 15735 at http://kvnf.org Local Motion: Michelle Amiott and Elaine Brett iSeeChange: Apple Economics in Western Colorado http://kvnf.org/post/iseechange-apple-economics-western-colorado <p>The height of the fruit season is approaching here in western Colorado, so for this week’s <em>iSeeChange </em>report, we decided to zoom out a bit and look at how Colorado’s biggest fruit crop fits into the national scene. &nbsp;</p> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 15:35:33 +0000 Travis Bubenik 14473 at http://kvnf.org iSeeChange: Apple Economics in Western Colorado