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Growing Lettuce Indoors
Amid fields of corn and soybeans, six brothers are growing lettuce and greens – using aquaponics.

Crop Scientists Describe the Farmer’s Toolbox
A Bayer official also gives an update on the legal action against glyphosate, the herbicide at the center of lawsuits over health affects.

Technology is Advancing Vaccine Development
An industry researcher describes new technologies used to develop new vaccines.

Vaccine Hesitancy is Increasing, Even as Science Improves
A childhood vaccination experts explains why some people skip widely recommended immunizations.

How Mid-Sized Countries Navigate World Trading System
Living in the shadow of the U.S.-China relationship can be tricky for smaller nations.

What Happens When a Child Sees Constant Violence?
New Orleans journalists explore the long-term impact of violence on children in a poor neighborhood.

How Tariffs and Politics Impact Farmers?
An expert on the intersection of the farm economy and Washington politics shows how one affects the other.

Building Tech Investment in Agriculture
BioSTL is working to attract international venture capital investment to farming.

When 40% of Food Goes to Trash, New Strategies are Needed
How can consumers, restaurants and farmers avoid wasting so much food?

Growing Lettuce Indoors
Amid fields of corn and soybeans, six brothers are growing lettuce and greens – using aquaponics.

Corn, Pork and Soybeans Impacted by Trump Tariffs
Officials from three farm associations talk about how trade wars are impacting their farmers – and how they are responding.

Crop Scientists Describe the Farmer’s Toolbox
A Bayer official also gives an update on the legal action against glyphosate, the herbicide at the center of lawsuits over health affects.

Carnegie Mellon University resource pulls in 800 different data layers to allow reporters to document a changing planet.

A news graphics designer shares tips for producing simple but well-designed graphics to illustrate your stories.

Podcasting is the current “it” thing in journalism. An NPR veteran explains how to do it.

To watch all the video in C-SPAN’s library would take a quarter of a century. Here’s how journalists can make use of it.

Knowing what your competitors and sources are tweeting and posting can help you stay on top of a beat.

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NPF: Embeds on the Campaign Trail

Embeds on the Campaign Trail

Jill Colvin, White House reporter, The Associated Press; Elizabeth Landers, reporter and producer, CNN; Monica Alba, White House producer, NBC News

NPF: Responsible Artificial Intelligence

Responsible Artificial Intelligence

Rumman Chowdhury, global lead for responsible AI, Accenture Applied Intelligence

NPF: Understanding the WTO and Brexit

Understanding the WTO and Brexit

Jennifer Hillman, professor, Georgetown Law Center

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