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Michael Olson, a former farmer in Montana, Oregon and California, is the Executive Producer and Host of the syndicated Saturday Food Chain radio talk show, which received the Ag/News Show of the Year Award from the California Legislature.
He is the author of MetroFarm, a Ben Franklin Book of the Year Award winner. Michael also consults on farm projects throughout the world, from Watts, Los Angeles to the island nation of Cyprus, to the jungles of the Amazon.
Michael Olson produced, wrote and/or photographed feature-length news for a variety of media, including the San Francisco Chronicle and Examiner newspapers, NBC, ABC, Australian Broadcast Commission, and KQED Public Television networks. His production and photography helped win a National Emmy nomination for NBC Magazine with David Brinkley.