Not Wild About GMO Salmon?
[audio mp3="https://heritageradionetwork.org/sites/default/files/wp-uploads/2015/12/Meat-Fish-Not-Wild-About-GMO-Salmon.mp3"][/audio] While Alaska’s wild seafood industry opposed GMO salmon being sold without a label, commercial fisherman Matt Alward tries to find a silver lining. On Episode 245 of Greenhorns Radio, host Severine von Tscharner Fleming dives deep into the economic and political issues facing Alaska’s salmon fishery. Listen to...
Salmon Spawns Statehood
[audio mp3="https://heritageradionetwork.org/sites/default/files/wp-uploads/2015/12/Meat-Fish-Salmon-Spawns-Statehood.mp3"][/audio] Alaskans sure do get fired up over fish. Matt Alward, commercial sockeye fisherman, gives a little history lesson on the relationship between salmon, statehood, and sustainable fisheries on Episode 245 of Greenhorns Radio with Severine von Tscharner Fleming. Listen to the full episode here.
This week's featured guest on Greenhorns Radio is Matt Alward. Matt was born and raised in Berkeley, CA where he grew up working construction with his father. After graduating High School he drove up the Alcan Highway and ended up in Homer, Alaska. He supported himself with construction work and...