Hotdish, The Just Food Co+op Podcast

Hotdish Episode 18: George Kinney, Local Conservation Aficionado talks Trash

April 23, 2018

Talkin' Trash with George Kinney. 


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Poem: Sheep, By Robert Francis read by Leslie Schultz

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In this episode we talk to George Kinney about composting, recycling, and how to reduce the waste that is directed to the landfill. Why should be concerned about how much waste goes to the landfill? Let’s find out together.



More Good information about the things we throw away:

Solid Waste Removal in Northfield:

What is Recyclable? It’s more than you think!

Want to start composting? Northfield Curbside Composting:

Podcast with Clif & Natalie of Northfield Curbside Composting:

ComPost Article by Natalie:

December 2017/ January 2018 Issue, page 14


Other Great Information:

Composting 101: 

Worm Composting:

Backyard Composting:

How Recycling Works:

How Industrial Composting Works:

Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community Composting:

Wright County Composting:

Anoka Composting:

5 R’s of Sustainable Consumption:

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About the Theme Music: Hot Dish Wish by Joe Lawrence

Performed By: Potluck and The Hot Dishes

About the Transition Music: The Music is by a Just Food Co-op Employee - Gordon Hayes

Cantankerous Kitten by Gordon Hayes

Keyboard - Peter Brown

Trombone - Aaron Buchanon

Guitar - Wes Carlson

Drums - Sten Duginski

Saxophone: - Gordon Hayes

Bass - Matt Tessier

Combo 1 Recording Session 4/14/2017

Mixed and Mastered by Gordon Hayes

Under the Direction of Ryan Frane

Recorded in Weber Music Hall by Music at UMD

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