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Syndication

Hosts: Dickson Despommier and Vincent Racaniello

Dickson and Vincent continue their discussion of the science of indoor farming.

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Bog bodies of the Iron Age (Nova)

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Direct download: UrbAg007.mp3
Category:science -- posted at: 11:47am EST

Hosts: Dickson Despommier and Vincent Racaniello

Dickson and Vincent provide an overview of the technologies that allow the practice of indoor farming.

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Dickson's pick

Practical Hydroponics and Greenhouses

Listener pick

Christophe - Inquiring Minds podcast

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Direct download: UrbAg006.mp3
Category:science -- posted at: 10:28am EST

Hosts: Dickson Despommier and Vincent Racaniello

Dickson and Vincent discuss how the vertical farm concept was developed and where it stands today.

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Big Ideas (YouTube)

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Direct download: UrbAg005.mp3
Category:science -- posted at: 10:37am EST

Hosts: Dickson Despommier and Vincent Racaniello

Dickson and Vincent talk about why and how farming practices will change.

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The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein

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Direct download: UrbAg004.mp3
Category:science -- posted at: 1:28pm EST

Hosts: Dickson Despommier and Vincent Racaniello

Dickson and Vincent continue their brief history of farming with a discussion of farming after the Dust Bowl.

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Silent Spring by Rachel Carson

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Direct download: UrbAg003.mp3
Category:science -- posted at: 2:22pm EST


Hosts: Dickson Despommier and Vincent Racaniello

Dickson and Vincent discuss the effects on industrialization on the development of farming.

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Photographs of Dorothea Lange

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Direct download: UrbAg002.mp3
Category:science -- posted at: 9:40am EST

Hosts: Dickson Despommier and Vincent Racaniello

Dickson and Vincent launch their new podcast with a discussion of the early origins of farming.

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Origins of agriculture

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Direct download: UrbAg001.mp3
Category:science -- posted at: 7:00pm EST