Let’s Talk About…Prairies, Conservation, & Energy, June 2015

This panel discusses the importance of prairies, conversation, and energy to provide a platform for discussing global issues such as climate change, and food and energy production. As Peter Raven says, “The world is a Garden, and We’re all the Gardeners.” An essential step in creating a one-planet future is measuring human impact on the Earth so we can make more informed choices. Humans are the most successful species on the planet. But we are using more resources than the Earth can provide.

This program brings the viewer a series of in-depth discussions from leaders throughout the area on a variety of biotechnical and science subjects.

Let’s Talk About…Prairies, Conservation, & Energy, June 2015

Big Ideas – Meeting Grand Challenges

Watch as three teams of Danforth Center scientists make a pitch for a grant that would extend their current research in agriculture and the environment.

Decreasing Food Waste - From Farm to Market

A discussion about preventing crop spoilage and reducing food waste, in order to feed a world population projected to grow to 10 billion people by 2050.

39 North_Cultivating An Innovation Ecosystem, May 2017

Join us for a discussion about 39 North, the 600-acre innovation district built to help strengthen St. Louis' innovation ecosystem through Ag Tech Innovation.

Let's Talk About...Technology, Truth and the Public

Join us for an inside look at one reporter’s personal journey of finding a story that surprised her and the public backlash that followed.

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There are 30 more episodes of Conversations From The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center.

Let's Talk About...People, Plants and Partnerships: The Mizzou Connection

Come learn about the partnership between the University of Missouri and the Danforth Center and how it is impacting the region.

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Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am