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Happy Apple Acres

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

happyapple.JPGBurt Glendenning talks about running a family-owned orchard in Douglas. Happy Apple Acres has about 230 trees and 29 different apple varieties! They sell to customers at a stand on the side of the road.

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Shale gas reality check

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

Conservatives have been working hard to turn the provincial election into a referendum on shale gas development. But if voters say yes to gas...is their any guarantee gas companies say yes to New Brunswick? Robert Jones takes a look.

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Haun impresses MasterChef judge

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

HAUN.jpgChef Alex Haun of Kingsbrae Garden in St. Andrews prepared a 10 course meal for MasterChef UK judge Gregg Wallace in August. In an article Wallace describes it as 'one of the culinary experiences of my life.' (Photo: Haun and Wallace on Ministers Island)

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Charlotte County votes

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

The CBC's Rachel Cave takes a look at the race in Charlotte County where natural disasters have hit hard and jobs aren't easy to find.

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Making a meal out of burdocks

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

burdock2.jpgWild edible educator Greg Osowski says he keeps burdock root in his freezer to use in stews and stir-fry - and if you don't mind bitter greens the leaves are good for salads. He explains burdocks are more than nasty burrs!

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Birds and climate change

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

boreal.jpgBirder Alain Clavette talks about a new report from the National Audubon Society looked that suggests many bird species will lose their habitat to climate change and many may not survive.

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Former soldier wins silver at Invictus Games

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

Retired Army corporal Luc Martin of Salisbury won a silver medal in archery at the Invictus Games in London, England. The games provide an opportunity for wounded, injured or sick service men and women to compete.

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Taxing The Rich: Liberal Promise

Posted by Cindy Grant

Brian Gallant's Liberals are promising to raise income taxes - an unusual promise in an election campaign, but here's the difference, just on the richest one percent of us. The CBC's Robert Jones takes a closer look at that promise and what it means.

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Home Grown: Edible Local Food Festival

Posted by Cindy Grant

We check out this weekend's Incredible Edible Local Food Festival in Moncton on this weeks edition of Home Grown.

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Political panel on leaders debate

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

Shift's panel - Lisa Keenan, Jean Saint-Cyr and Michael Camp - watched Tuesday night's leaders debate closely and they share their thoughts on how the candidates performed.

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