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Larry Meiller

Wisconsin Public Radio

It's a break in the day that gives a chance to sit back, meet interesting people and talk about interesting topics. Larry and his producer, Jim Packard, tend to focus on environmental issues, consumer issues, and helpful topics.

It's a break in the day that gives a chance to sit back, meet interesting people and talk about interesting topics. Larry and his producer, Jim Packard, tend to focus on environmental issues, consumer issues, and helpful topics.
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Location:

Madison, MI

Description:

It's a break in the day that gives a chance to sit back, meet interesting people and talk about interesting topics. Larry and his producer, Jim Packard, tend to focus on environmental issues, consumer issues, and helpful topics.

Language:

English

Contact:

800-642-1234


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Episodes

Garden Talk: Organic Vegetable Gardening

1/19/2018
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We can learn a few things about getting the most from our gardens from commercial growers. Our guest has 20 years of growing experience and will have tips you can use in your organic vegetable garden.

Duration: 01:13:38


Tax Time: What’s New This Year?

1/18/2018
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It's Taxes 101. We talk about what changes you should be aware of when you complete your taxes this year, and look at some unusual tax situations.

Duration: 01:13:45


Insect Update: Sub-Zero Temp Effects

1/17/2018
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Could there be an up side to our recent bitter cold? Insect expert JC Liesch is back to tell us if the populations of mosquitoes, ticks and other nasty bugs will be affected in the coming year.

Duration: 01:13:30


Mental Health: Finding The Best Treatment

1/16/2018
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Navigating the logistics of mental health care can be difficult. Today's guest sheds light on how to receive quality care for yourself or a loved one.

Duration: 00:34:49


Mental Health: Mental Illness in Children

1/16/2018
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We learn how to recognize and respond to mental illness in children. Our guest teaches us common signs and causes of mental illness in children

Duration: 00:38:43


Collectables: Quilts

1/15/2018
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America loves quilts, whether collecting them, making them, or staying warm under them. We talk with our guest about antique and collectable quilts. She’ll tell us what makes them collectable, how to care for them and what to look for when buying them.

Duration: 00:50:01


Garden Talk: Kitchen Gardens

1/13/2018
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Kitchen gardens have been around for hundreds of years. We talk about how to plant and design one that will fit your needs. From a salad lover's garden, to a cook's garden, to a children’s garden.

Duration: 01:13:42


Home Improvement: The Tiny House Movement

1/11/2018
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Tiny houses are everywhere – on the news, on TV and maybe in your neighborhood. We take a look at who is joining the movement and why small homes are desirable.

Duration: 01:13:31


News From The Driftless Region

1/10/2018
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We get an update on what’s going on along the driftless area of the upper Mississippi with the editor and publisher of Big River magazine.

Duration: 00:36:04


Eagle Watching

1/10/2018
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Eagles have made an amazing comeback in Wisconsin. We talk to our guests about the upcoming Bald Eagle Watching Days and eagles in Wisconsin.

Duration: 00:37:25


Mental Health: Combating Stigma

1/9/2018
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One in five adults experiences mental illness each year, but it can still be a difficult subject to talk about. We learn about the different types of stigma and how to combat stereotypes and bias in ourselves and others.

Duration: 00:34:08


Why Women Don’t Chase Their Dreams

1/9/2018
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What’s stopping you from pursuing your dream? Is it fear? If so, you are not alone. Our guest is a life coach who has tips to share to help you succeed.

Duration: 00:39:22


Computer Advice: Password Managers

1/8/2018
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There are very few people who don’t need a password these days. How do you create good ones and keep track of them safely? Enter the password manager. We talk with our regular computer specialist about these programs, why you should have one and what they offer.

Duration: 01:13:42


Garden Talk: Happily Ever After - Caring For Holiday Plants

1/6/2018
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Did you get a beautiful poinsettia for the holidays? Are you wondering how to keep it alive? Wonder no more, author and plant expert Tovah Martin is back with tips to help you care for those holiday plants.

Duration: 01:13:30


Consumer Update: Resolve To Be Scam-free In 2018

1/4/2018
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Resolve to be scam-free this year! Take the time to learn about scams and what steps you can take to avoid getting ripped off. We have tips from our guests from the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection.

Duration: 01:13:20


Wildlife Update: 2017- Year In Review

1/3/2018
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Regular guest, Scott Craven stops by to take a look at what went on with wildlife in 2017. We also talk about the impact of prolonged cold weather, Kirtland warblers and moose.

Duration: 01:13:29


A Disaster Relief Journey

1/2/2018
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When disaster hits, Mr. Rogers said to look for the helpers and be comforted in realizing there are so many caring people in the world. We speak with one of the helpers about her experiences in helping people after the 9-11 terrorist attacks and big natural disasters like Hurricane Katrina.

Duration: 00:34:38


Update On Multiple Sclerosis

1/2/2018
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About 200 people in the US are diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis every week. Symptoms and severity vary with each person, making it very difficult to diagnose and treat. Our guest is a neurologist who specializes in MS, she will explain the disease and talk about the latest treatments and research.

Duration: 00:39:06


Birds Of Winter

1/1/2018
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It’s time for our holiday bird show! Winter birds, bird feeding, owls, and new species are just some of the things we talk about.

Duration: 01:13:47


Garden Talk: A Bountiful And Prolonged Garden Season

12/30/2017
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Thinking about the possibilities and planning for next season’s garden can help release that pent up energy during winter. Find out how to select your plants, make a planting schedule, and prolong the garden season.

Duration: 01:13:28

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