Episode 19: Phenology Throwdown for July 2018

This week Casey gives us an update on some of the things that are blooming out at the farm. Since it’s a seed farm, things are blooming that, on other farms, would have been harvested or plowed under by now. Soon these flowers will form fruits which will house the seeds of future crops.

Speaking of phenology, there is so much out there to observe and track that scientists can’t possibly do it all themselves. They rely on citizen scientists like you and I to help. A number of apps have been developed to help us become better citizen scientists, and Daniel introduces us to a few, including:

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This episode aired on Radio Boise in July 2018 and featured music by Toy Zoo.

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