#164 Professor David Beerling

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We are sticking with the theme of climate change from two weeks ago, but turning our attention to a potential solution for removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, and it just so happens that this may also help rebuild the health of our soils. I speak with Professor David Beerling from the department of animal and plant science from the University of Sheffield about the use of basalt in agricultural production.

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Professor Beerling's book: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Making-Eden-Plants-Transformed-Barren/dp/019879830X

Discussed paper: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-020-2448-9

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