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Lisa Bralts

August 21, 2013 - Backyard Industry

Personal Growth

Is the crafting/DIY/gardening/cooking trend really that new? Are women heading backward by heading into the kitchen and the garden and the craft room, or is there room for home economics and work outside the home? Lisa Bralts talks with an urban farmer/mother/geologist about the importance of relating to the world in terms other than economic in this week’s In My Backyard.

May 25, 2011 - Backyard Industry

Myth Busting on the Farm

Not everyone who farms rides the latest tractor, manages hundreds of acres... or is a guy. In this segment of In My Backyard, Lisa Bralts talks to someone who defies all of those stereotypes.