RadioACTive: May 15, 2020

  • May 15, 2020
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#PunkRockFarmerFriday with Quarantine Cocktails, Urban Farm Report with the Utah Farm Bureau and Farmers Feeding Utah, homegrown music from future.exboyfriend, and more!

Tonight’s lineup:

#Quarantine Cocktails with:

Fresh, homegrown music from future.exboyfriend, the new project from former Mojave Nomads lead singer Tyler Harris. Today he released Golden Light, the latest single from his new album Party in a Lonely Head. Click here to check it out.

Erika Longino of Utah Permaculture Collective, which has received a Slow Foods Utah micro-grant to install permaculture gardens. To see if you're eligible and apply, click here. 

Brian Higgins of Mental Healthy Utah, which hosts Labeled Fest - Get out of Your Mind! at 7pm online. Test your knowledge and learn something new along the way with Get out of your Mind. An online game show all about the benefits, misconceptions and little known facts about Mental Health. 

Pari Kemmick of Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy. Thursday, May 21, UCCD will start its WorldQuest Global Pop Trivia Competition. The 4-week trivia competition is held in conjunction with the World Affairs Councils of America Network. Limited to 50 participants, so sign up soon. Click here to register.

Al's #UrbanFarmReport, featuring Ron Gibson, president of the Utah Farm Bureau. AKA "The Milkman," Gibson is a fifth-generation dairy farmer in Weber County where he runs 1,500 head of dairy cows and grows more than 1,500 acres of corn and alfalfa on Gibson Green Acres. 

  • Farmers Feeding Utah: Launched by the Utah Farm Bureau (a 501(c)(5) organization), connects Utahns in need with safe and locally-grown food. Fully 100% of donations will go to purchasing, processing and distributing locally sourced food to families in need. The program was launched in partnership with Utah State University’s Hunger Solutions Institute, other hunger relief organizations, the Utah Department of Agriculture & Food (UDAF)…and most importantly: You. Please consider donating today!

Views, thoughts or opinions shared by guests are their own and do not necessarily reflect those of the board, staff or members of Listeners' Community Radio of Utah, 90.9fm KRCL. Tonight's RadioACTive team included:

  • Exec. Producer/Host: Lara Jones
  • Community Co-Host: Aldine, KRCL’s Punk Rock Farmer
  • Assoc. Producer: Billy Palmer
  • Volunteer: Holly Lammert