Episode 27

Leveraging the Social Sciences for Greater Plant Health


August 31st, 2022

39 mins 46 secs

Season 2

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About this Episode

In this episode, Sara García Figuera , agricultural engineer, plant pathologist and agri-business consultant for Prospero & Partners, joins host Jim Bradeen for a conversation about social sciences and its impact on plant health. The two chat about her career path, her research on Huanglongbing, collective action, and the importance of mentorship.

Show notes

The full transcript for this episode can be found here: https://bit.ly/3TnpiIe

Figuera, S.G., Babcock, B., Lubell, M., and McRoberts, N. (2022) Collective action in the area-wide management of an invasive plant disease. Ecology & Society. 27:12. https://ecologyandsociety.org/vol27/iss2/art12/

Find Sara Figuera on Twitter: @saragfiguera

This episode is produced by Association Briefings.