Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Pete's Greens [134]

6/23/09: Pete's Greens is a four season organic vegetable farm in Craftsbury. Eva talks to Pete and Meg about the current farming trend, local food as the new growth industry in rural areas and the idea that VT could one day feed itself.

Music: The Jazz Guys, A Blessing in Disguise, "The $6,000 Million Dollar Man"

Greg Davis, Curling Pond Woods, "Brocade (Rewoven)"

Location: Pete's Greens Four Season Organic Vegetable Farm, Craftsbury, VT

Editor's Note: For the record, I've been a member of Pete's Greens' Good Eats CSA since the winter of 08.

Wednesday, June 17, 2009

Green Mountain Opera Festival [133]

6/12/09: The Green Mountain Opera Festival is in its fourth year in the Mad River Valley.  This year they bring Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro to the Barre Opera House.


Location: Valley Players Theater, Waitsfield, Vermont

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Ava Bishop [132]

6/8/09: Fashion in VT?  Local designer Ava Bishop is making it stylish to be a Vermonter.


Music: Missy Bly, Missy Bly 3, "Handmade Love"

Wednesday, June 03, 2009

Vermont Joy Parade [131]

5/31/09: All abooooard for some old timey music, theatrics and good times.  Vermont Joy Parade is a collective group of musicians and performers traveling across the country in a bus fueled by vegetable oil waste.  Don't miss your chance to see this circus when they come to your town!


Locations: The Rambler House, Radio Bean, Bite Me Organic Pizza, Burlington Vermont