• About Robbie

    An award-winning mainstay of Denver radio for over 20 years, Robbie Knight has become known for cutting through the compost where green reporting is concerned. Join her here for fun interviews, interesting videos and event reviews, without worrying about the politics that pollute most of media spin on the environment. The Colorado Green Channel will be profiling the roots of the sustainability movement in Colorado, along with interviews and podcasts from national and international authors, artists, film makers and educators.

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    Green Route Tomorrow!

    by  • August 24, 2012 • Uncategorized

    The last Green festival of the summer (unofficially) is tomorrow. The Green Route Festival is changing locations, though – it will be at Denver Sustainability Park this year. And there are other changes. Green Spaces hosted Green Route for the first couple years, but it was a bit of a cramped fit, so I’m...

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    Got Fruit?

    by  • August 22, 2012 • Uncategorized

    Kathy of Modern Gingham will help you with your fruit overflow.  She makes wonderful preserves from foraged fruit; just let her know what you’ve got!    

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    Green Garage

    by  • August 21, 2012 • Uncategorized

    Not just run as a Green business, not just providing Green service to vehicles, but also empowering and educating people in vehicle maintenance.  

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    Foraging or theft?

    by  • August 19, 2012 • Uncategorized

    We live next to an empty lot where a friend’s house used to be, and we’ve got permission to garden on that lot if we wanted to. I play fetch with my dog several times a day in this lot, and happened to notice the apples from the tree next door hanging over the...

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    Barter

    by  • August 17, 2012 • Uncategorized

      In these weird economic times, it can really help to have open-minded friends.  Friends who are willing to trade video editing expertise for organic homegrown vegetables and fresh eggs.  It’s a wonderful thing. The transition from the old economic idea back to the even-older one might be rough water for a while.  Rich...

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    A Well-Deserved Write-Up

    by  • August 17, 2012 • Uncategorized

    The September/October issue of Urban Farm magazine gave our own Sustainability Fair a full page write up. Ray Aberle is quoted in the piece, “This fair predates the Toyota Pruis, An Inconvenient Truth, USDA certification and all those things, so it came in right on that edge as all these people started talking about...

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    Pop Up Picnic!

    by  • August 17, 2012 • Uncategorized

    I got an e-mail from our beloved Dana Miller on this event. Here’s the skinny, straight off the press release: Pop Up Picnic Denver is a one-day event open to participants city-wide starting at 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, September 16, 2012. Created by Slow Food Denver, Grow Local Colorado, and Healthy Realities, the event...

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    AREDAY Weekend

    by  • August 16, 2012 • Uncategorized

      It’s a great idea to have guest speakers talking about principals of sustainability to crowds of business people.  Most business people I know need this kind of thing, but it’s only going to sink in to a point.  This is good business for the speakers; there’s a need to repeat the message, which...

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