Napa http://kalw.org en Audiograph: Behind the scenes of the Napa grape harvest http://kalw.org/post/audiograph-behind-scenes-2012-napa-grape-harvest <p></p><p class="p1">At its heart, California’s food economy is all about agriculture. Our state produces almost half of the fruits and vegetables consumed in the United States. In the Bay Area, one of our biggest crops is grapes. And right now, it’s harvest time-- it started on August 1st and could run through late fall.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 00:15:30 +0000 Julie Caine 23964 at http://kalw.org Audiograph: Behind the scenes of the Napa grape harvest Napa shows its LGBTQ pride http://kalw.org/post/napa-shows-its-lgbtq-pride <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">With events ranging from Big Gay Trivia Night to Big Gay Golf to the Dinner and Drag Show, and 19 other events – Pride in Napa has officially arrived. Chef’s Market is the weekly party Napa throws for its locals. This week, it comes with a twist – there are rainbow flags lining up and down the city light posts, proudly announcing “Do Pride.” Booths proclaiming </span>LGBTQ<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> organizations and clubs, and queer couples holding hands while experiencing the live music and fresh food, in what was once a very quiet homophobic country town. </span>KALW’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Teddy </span>Lederer<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> was at the event and brought back these perspectives from the crowd.</span></p><p> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 19:31:00 +0000 Teddy Lederer 29326 at http://kalw.org Napa shows its LGBTQ pride