S03E01 Mathematics, Data and the Future of Farming

Listen to the Ways of Knowing Podcast on YouTube

Join Wall Scholars Tom Scholte (Theatre & Film), Khanh Dao Duc (Mathematics) and Hannah Wittman (Land & Food Systems) in conversation about a new collaboration that brings together data analysis and visualization from mathematics and the web-based LiteFarm app to help sustainable and diversified farmers around the world manage and keep track of their data more easily.

Links to content mentioned in this episode:


UBC Farm

Agroecology Knowledge Hub

Mathematician John von Neumann

Entity Relationship Model

Statistical Shape Analysis

The Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies is proud to present the Ways of Knowing podcast. Every episode, our Wall Scholars explore new and different ways to make sense of the world through thought-provoking conversations with scholars and artists.  You can find all of our episodes here.

Photo: La Costeña Rice Farm, Costa Rica
Credit: CFSF at UBC Farm/Danny Karp