Melinda Penkava hosts a conversation on the origins, the eradication, and the celebration of kudzu, the rapidly growing weed that has captured the imagination of many people in the South. Guests include: David Orr, professor of entomology at NC State University; Doug Marlette, author of
the comic strip “Kudzu”; Jean Marie Luginbuhl, associate professor in crop science and animal science at NC State; and Edith and Henry Edwards, owners of Kudzu Cow Farm in Rutherfordton, NC. Listener Call In. (59:00)
Note: This program originally aired in July, 2004.