In Achacha, the Dancing Fruit! Bruce and Helen Hill share the story behind the launching of the Amazon basin fruit, the Achacha, into the fruit bowls of the world.
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Good Fruit, Good Homemade Jam's Story
Ms. Ke talks about her experience of starting a homemade jam kitchen in the remote outskirts of Zhanghua's Shengang Village. Her journey of fruit discovery across Taiwan is like a road-trip movie in itself. She recounts her discovery of unique fruits from places like Taidong and Nantou, and she is outspoken about how a fruit farmer's livelihood is affected when government planning is insufficient or when nature is at its worst.
30g.tw - The Fair Fruit and Vegetable Shopping Platform
BY 彭昱融YU JUNG PENG
@ VOL 26
ON OCT 10, 2015
Returning to Hualien to operate the 30g.tw fruit and vegetable shopping platform, Mr. Peng rediscovered his hometown through the variety of its produce. He hopes the creation of this platform will help the farmers by allowing their produce to achieve better pricing in a fairer market. He collaborates with designers who have made it easier for fresh produce to enter the market.
Exploring North Queensland by Paraglider
BY ALLEN WEYNBERG
@ VOL 10
ON DEC 03, 2015
Allen Weynberg learnt to paraglide in the UK in 1994. A father of three, he has juggled his time for the last two decades and maintained some kind of presence in the air. He now teaches full time in North Queensland and explores the wild surroundings by paraglider whenever he can escape.
Jewel of North Queensland
BY CATHY-ANN KERR
@ VOL 134
ON MAR 18, 2016
"We came together with the the common bond for all things creative and community. We believe in the power of shared story; rewarding or challenging, humorous or heart-wrenching, all are worthy of our attention."
In Jewel of North Queensland from PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 134, presenters Cathy-Ann Kerr and Angie Quinn share their home city of Cairns and the spirit of it's people that make the community so special there. From their proximity to the great barrier reef, to their culturally rich heritage, from their deep connection to their natural world, to the busting art and nightlife scene, to the city provides so much that the great land down under has to offer. With a such an abundance of passionate people, beautiful landscape, and creative talent, PechaKucha Night Cairns is in an optimal location to bring people together.
This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Monday April 25th, 2016.
All of "ITP": Biking Every Road Inside the Perimeter
BY CRAIG DURKIN
@ VOL 35
ON FEB 25, 2018
What began as a project to map all of the fruit trees in the city of ATL turned into a game, a challenge, and a discovery. Craig Durkin began biking entire neighborhoods as the founder of Concrete Jungle, taking different routes each time, and finding all manner of interesting aspects and landmarks around the city. Now, he has decided to bike every road inside Atlanta’s perimeter road (outer belt/beltway/perimeter). Listen as Craig tells of how this project began, what he’s found along the way, and how he is turning this project into crow-sourced information.