Published on April 2, 2021
Dr. Heidi Schweizer of NC State explains the economic significance of the Suez Canal blockage and discusses ways to increase the resilience of global shipping infrastructure.
Published on March 12, 2021
"Cropscout" Christie Apple joins Aleks and Trey to discuss her in-field work with hemp in the Midwestern United States.
Published on February 19, 2021
This week, Aleks and Trey talk with Dr. Brenna Ellison from the University of Illinois and Dr. Meg Bruening from Arizona State about their work toward understanding and eliminating food insecurity on University campuses across the United States.
Published on February 12, 2021
Dr. Kevin Munger describes the new media landscape - from national news to social media - and its impact on politics and polarization.
Published on February 5, 2021
Aleks and Trey interview Jonathan Coppess, assistant professor at the University of Illinois, who discusses his role on the Biden USDA transition team and the state of ag policy.
Published on January 29, 2021
College of Ag and Natural Resources Dean Hendrick discusses leadership and the challenges and opportunities of continuing research and outreach in a virtual realm.
Published on October 21, 2020
Aleks and Trey are joined by Dr. Steven W. Webster from the Department of Political Science at Indiana University to discuss his recent book "American Rage: How Anger Shapes our Politics."
Published on September 3, 2020
This week, Trey and Aleks host renowned "beeconomist" and UC-Davis Extension Specialist Dr. Brittney Goodrich to talk about the wide world of bees. We also get into murder hornets.
Published on August 25, 2020
Dr. Diane Charlton from Montana State University talks about the future of farm labor.