sustainable development http://iowapublicradio.org en Women on the Farm: An Evolving Role http://iowapublicradio.org/post/women-farm-evolving-role <p>Women have worked in agriculture since agriculture began, but for many years they were limited to supporting roles. Talk of Iowa seeks out women's voices in agriculture, through history and today.&nbsp; Jenny Barker-Devine, author of <a href="http://www.uiowapress.org/books/2013-spring/behalf-family-farm.htm">"On Behalf of the Family Farm: Iowa Farm Women's Activism since 1945"</a> discusses how the roles of farm women changed during the 20th century. Mon, 13 May 2013 18:57:32 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Sarah Boden 20682 at http://iowapublicradio.org Women on the Farm: An Evolving Role Author Hunter Lovins and Bill Nye "The Science Guy" http://iowapublicradio.org/post/author-hunter-lovins-and-bill-nye-science-guy <p><em>Newsweek </em>has named Hunter Lovins a "Green Business Icon" and a "Millennium Hero of the Planet" by <em>TIME </em>Magazine for her work in sustainable development. She is the President of Natural Capitalism Solution, and is also the Chief Insurgent of the Madrone Project a non-profit educational team that brings greater depth and scale to sustainability education by delivering advanced modular curricula curated for digital media purposes.</p> Tue, 18 Sep 2012 18:44:34 +0000 Ben Kieffer 8127 at http://iowapublicradio.org Author Hunter Lovins and Bill Nye "The Science Guy"