One to Grow On
By Hallie Casey, Chris Casey, Catherine Arjet
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One to Grow On digs into questions you have about agriculture and attempts to understand the complexities and impacts of food production on ourselves and our world. One to Grow On is hosted by resident expert Hallie Casey and her very own dad.
||Clean9: Floral Design||Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Hallie and Chris bring us the history and intricacies of floral design and the floral industry. We learn about how the internet has affected florists, the crazy auction process for flowers and just how much Hallie lov||2/12/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean8: The Shutdown||One to Grow On is getting topical! This week Hallie and Chris discuss the impact of the government shutdown on farmers, agricultural research and consumers of food. We learn how losing federal funding for 35 days impacted a variety of systems and how t.||1/29/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean“Is a Tomato a Fruit?”||This week we’re changing it up! Hallie and Catherine discuss what makes something a fruit, vegetable or both, as well how these categories came to be, and what to do if you have a campfire during a burn ban.||1/15/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean7: Green Revolution||This week Hallie and Chris talk about one of the most fruitful and complex movements in agriculture. We learn about how the green revolution changed agriculture, ways that implementation affects farmers, and legendary football coach Vince Lombardi.||1/1/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean6: Superfoods I||What makes a superfood so special? Are they actually good for you? Is it worth the hype? Hallie and Chris answer all these questions (and more) in this episode’s discussion of superfoods. Do you know which superfood has a history straight out of a ro||12/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5: Extension||In this episode, we learn about agricultural extension, the seemingly radical, government supported method of ensuring that farming keeps up with current technology. It’s also what Hallie does all day at work. Connect with us! twitter.||12/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4: Thanksgiving Special||In One to Grow On’s very first holiday special, Hallie and Chris talk about origins and some fun facts about common Thanksgiving foods. We learn about the racial history of cornbread, what exactly pumpkin spice is and how much it costs to feed a turke||11/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3: Haber-Bosch||*Content warning: this episode mentions suicide in relation to a historical figure* This week, Hallie and Chris talk about the most important agricultural process you’ve never heard of: the Haber-Bosch process.||11/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2: Soils||This week, Hallie and Chris discuss what soil is, how it is different from dirt, and why it is important. We find out about who crazy soil people are and hear a dope, nerdy song. We also learn about how we think about and can conserve this resource.||10/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1: Food Waste||Welcome to the inaugural Episode of One to Grow On! This week, Hallie and Chris discuss how and why food goes to waste. We find out why that’s bad, and how we convince ourselves we’re not the bad ones. We also learn about the difference between foo||10/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Hecka cute and dopely informative!
These guys are so fun to listen to! Hallie’s joy for agriculture really comes through making it a engaging and fulfilling listen!
Great first impression!
Fun, light-hearted and very informative. This podcast is quite enjoyable with its good pacing and good music. It also has a warm feel to it, thanks to its hosts, which makes this podcast an easy one to recommend.
Great Show and Format
As an “Ag nerd”, I’m really enjoying this show! Great information for anyone curious about the food system.