STEM Pro Live! Steadfast Farm Broadcast
Maricopa County School Superintendent

This month we met with professional farmers from Steadfast Farm – a local farm that provides fruits, vegetables and flowers to local consumers. You’ll learn about the organic practices they use to grow the produce that we consume daily!

Mathalicious: Crop and Trade
Mathalicious

In this lesson, students use linear relationships and proportional reasoning to explore comparative advantage and the risks and benefits of trade.

Flash Forward: Robocrop
Flash Forward

Today’s episode is about a future where nobody works on farms anymore, all farming is done by robots.

Short Wave: Too Much Of A Good Thing - The Cautionary Tale of Biotech Crops
Short Wave (NPR)

NPR food and agriculture correspondent Dan Charles explains the rise and potential fall of Bt crops, and what happens when farmers use too much of a good thing.

Short Wave: Farming Releases Carbon From The Earth's Soil Into The Air. Can We Put It Back?
Short Wave (NPR)

NPR food and agriculture correspondent Dan Charles explains how regenerative agriculture works and why the idea is having a moment.