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Radio Ecoshock is back with more local solutions for global problems – from the Mother Earth News Fair.

This time I’ve picked three of the most intriguing interviews. Each seemed at first like a small problem, and each guest – all feature speakers at the Fair – takes us much deeper, into the industrial and financial mess – and out again with practical things we can do.

Read more on Alex’s  blog.