Nine To Noon for Monday 20 April 2009
09:05 Fertility associates offers new flat fee scheme
Fertility associates offers new flat fee scheme - pay for 3 cycles up front, and get 70 percent of your money back if there is no baby at the end.
Dr Andrew Murray, medical director of Fertility Associates Wellington; Maria Van Den Berg, president of the Auckland branch of Fertility NZ, who has been through four unsuccessful cycles of IVF.
09:20 Gluten intolerance
Dr Rodney Ford, gastroenterologist, paediatrician, food allergy specialist on the issue of gluten sensitivity which he says is vastly under diagnosed by the country's GPs; Jessica Maxwell, who suffered from migranes and poor health for years before adopting a gluten free diet and a return to top health.
09:30 Talking to plants - does it work?
James Rudoni, Britain's Royal Horticultural Society on why its investigating whether speaking to plants does work.
09:45 Europe correspondent Seamus Kearney
Jon Tanner, head of Organics New Zealand, discusses what has gone wrong with the world's food supply, and what role organics should play in our agricultural future.
10:30 Book Review with Don Rood
Grey Ghosts by Deborah Challinor
Published by HarperCollins
10:45 Reading: Free Will by Charlotte Grimshaw told by Matt Whelan
(Part 1 of 2)
A lawyer abandons his establishment duties.
11:05 Politics with Matthew Hooton and Laila Harre
11:30 Guest chef
Quintin Quider, owner/winemaker, Wild Earth Wines in Central Otago; and wine commentator John Hawkesby
11:45 Sophist and provocateur Tommy Honey
Tommy asks if kitset housing is a way out the recession for the construction industry.
Steel fold-out houses: http://www.habode.com/
The shipping container bach designed by Atelier: http://www.port-a-bach.com/
Modular construction by Stanley Modular: http://www.stanleygroup.co.nz/page/35-Stanley-Modular
Strawberry Homes designed by Roger Walker: http://www.strawberryhomes.co.nz/
Bathrooms by de Geest: http://www.degeest.com/09/
Home Delivery: Fabricating the Modern Dwelling, exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art: http://www.momahomedelivery.org/
Dwell Magazine: http://www.dwell.com/search/?type=15724&type=15029&type=15699&type=15684&keywords=prefab <http://www.dwell.com/search/?type=15724&type=15029&type=15699&type=15684&keywords=prefab>
Michelle Kaufmann Designs: http://www.mkd-arc.com/homes/
Logical Homes: http://logicalhomes.com/1/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=88&Itemid=113 <http://logicalhomes.com/1/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=88&Itemid=113>
Office of Mobile Design: http://www.designmobile.com/
Prefab Friday at inhabitat.com: http://www.inhabitat.com/2009/04/17/the-annie-residence-bercy-chen-studio/#more-24573
The daily blog at prefabcosm.com: http://prefabcosm.com/blog/2009/04/
Modernist prefab dwellings at: http://fabprefab.com/
Custom made designer items at: http://www.ponoko.com/