Featured Podcast - "The Ground Beneath Our Feet"

Dec. 4, 2017

By Vinayak Shedekar.   1A is a show for a changing America. Every day, host Joshua Johnson convenes a conversation about the most important issues of our time. The show takes a deep and unflinching look at America, bringing context and insight to stories unfolding across the country and the world. 1A is produced by WAMU 88.5, and distributed by NPR.

On Dec 4, 2017, Joshua invited three guests to discuss State of the soils and how to save more of it? They discuss issues such as the current status, and future of America's soils, land degradation, and solutions for improving soil health and ensuring food security.

Featured Guests are:

  • Dr. Rattan Lal Distinguished Professor of Soil Science and Director, Carbon Management and Sequestration Center, Ohio State University; President, International Union of Soil Sciences; @lal_rattan
  • Bianca Moebius-Clune Director, USDA-NRCS Soil Health Division
  • David Montgomery Professor of geomorphology, University of Washington in Seattle; author of "Growing a Revolution — Bringing Our Soil Back to Life" and "Dirt;" @Dig2Grow
  • Jimmy Emmons Farmer in Leedey County, Oklahoma

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