Join host Larry Meiller every weekday from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on The Ideas Network stations as he discusses environmental and consumer issues, gardening and helpful "how-to" topics with his guests. Executive producer Jane Rotonda, along with producer Jill Nadeau, seek out knowledgeable guests who give you accurate advice on a range of topics impacting your life and community. And you're always welcome to be part of the conversation as Meiller helps you get your questions answered. Also tune in to an encore broadcast of Friday's " Garden Talk " show every Saturday morning at 6 a.m. And visit the show's blog any time to keep the conversation going.
Wisconsin Department Of Natural Resources Update
We talk with Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Secretary Preston Cole about how the 2020 deer hunt is going. We also get an update on the Climate Change Task Force and the effects of the pandemic on DNR operations.
With pandemic restrictions in place, folks are looking at different ways to get outside. We talk to an expert about what you need to know about snowshoeing.
Pet Care: Cancer Care, Treatment And Research
We talk about cancer care and treatment options for pets. We also learn about a new study at the UW-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine evaluating a vaccine strategy for the prevention of cancer in dogs. And we hear about the advantages of a new radiotherapy delivery system at the vet school.
A Lesson In The Three Sisters Growing Tradition
We talk with a UW-Green Bay dietetics intern and Oneida Nation member about the past and present food traditions of her tribe, the health needs she sees in her community and the importance of being mindful of our health.
Honoring Our First Nations: Learn About And Acknowledge The Land You Live, Play And Work On
We look at Wisconsin through a different lens by learning more about the land we preside on. We talk with a PBS Wisconsin educator and Wisconsin's American Indian Studies Consultant about how to recognize the beauty, grief, injustices and resilience of our Tribal neighbors' communities.
Garden Talk: Creating An Indoor Garden
Design is just as important to an indoor garden as it is to an outdoor garden. We talk about what you should consider when designing your indoor oasis.