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Washington State Politics | Chef Vitaly Paley | Klamath River Dams

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 19, 2016

What's on the ballot in Washington? What is one of Portland's most well known chefs serving up in his new restaurant? And will four dams along the Klamath River soon be coming down?

News Roundtable | Sandwich Invitational

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 16, 2016

We cover some of the biggest stories of the week on our news roundtable, and we hear from competitors at the Sandwich Invitational at Feast Portland.

How Healthy Is Too Healthy? Americans Face Off Over School Nutrition Requirements

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 23, 2015

For the past three years, the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 has been phasing in stricter nutritional standards for federally funded school lunch programs.

The Unique Challenges Facing Medium-Sized Farms

OPB | Broadcast: May 27, 2015

A new report examines the challenges for "Ag of the Middle" — growers too big to rely solely on CSAs or farmer's markets, but too small to compete with industrial operations.

United Noshes Dishes Up International Feasts

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 19, 2015

MONDAY: United Noshes is creating delicacies from around the world for Portland diners.

Oregon Could Become The Napa Valley Of Truffles

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 10, 2014

WEDNESDAY: The state is becoming increasingly known for growing this underground fungal delicacy. It's not unusual for truffles to sell for $3000 per pound and more.

The Streets of Manhattan Once Flowed With Pigs

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 4, 2014

THURSDAY: Almost 200 years ago, the burgeoning city of Manhattan faced a crisis between growing urban development and lingering pastoral interests.

Exploring The Urban-Rural Divide Of Childhood Hunger In Oregon

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 26, 2014

WEDNESDAY: We'll hear about how childhood hunger plays out in rural versus urban parts of Oregon.

The Cost Of Food Waste

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 17, 2014

MONDAY: A new EarthFix series focuses on the high price of food waste, and looks into curbside composting programs in the Northwest.

Poet Nikki Giovanni On "Chasing Utopia"

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 21, 2014

FRIDAY: Celebrated poet Nikki Giovanni's latest collection, Chasing Utopia, blends poetry and prose to tells stories that are both personal and political.