One to Grow On

Understanding how food production impacts us and our world

Press Kit

What We Do

One to Grow On is a podcast where we dig into questions about agriculture and try to understand how food production impacts us and our world. Each episode, hosts Hallie and Chris pick an area of agriculture or food production to discuss. Listen for plant facts, dad jokes, and the stories behind your food.

One to Grow On is an older kid-friendly podcast that is safe and appropriate for listeners of all ages. There are a few clearly marked episodes that contain content that may not be suitable for all ages

Our episodes are published every other Tuesday and run 20-40 minutes. You don’t need to listen in order; scroll through episode titles or explore episodes by subject matter on our website.


Who We Are

Hallie Casey is a One to Grow On host and producer. She is a native Texan and passionate about agricultural sustainability and communication. Her love of science communication began at 12 when she co-founded Discover Green, a statewide non-profit focused on promoting youth leadership in environmental activism. She continued to work in science communication focused on agriculture and plant science, primarily through work in online video. Hallie got a bachelor’s in agribusiness from Texas State University and a master’s in International Agricultural Development at the University of California, Davis. She now lives in Austin, Texas. While not working, she enjoys mystery novels and lemon tarts.

Catherine Arjet is a One to Grow On producer. She is an avid supporter of new media and its role in public education. Catherine has written for a variety of publications such as The Odyssey and her college newspaper, The Purple and White, where she was the opinions editor. In addition to writing, Catherine is passionate about STEM education and volunteered with youth environmental service organization Discover Green for two years. She is a graduate of Millsaps College in Jackson, Mississippi where she double-majored in Global Business and English. She is currently pursuing a masters of Global Policy Studies at the University of Texas at Austin and works as a legal writer. In her spare time, Catherine enjoys bad crime shows and good coffee.

Chris Casey is a host of One to Grow On. A long-time lover of podcasts, he is thrilled to be learning about agriculture from his daughter along with the audience. Chris is a computer software engineer and semi-professional stage actor. Previously, he hosted the podcast eBook Ninjas. Chris lives in his hometown, Austin, Texas. When not podcasting, acting, or coding, Chris enjoys perfecting his smoked brisket recipe.

Show art is by Ashe Walker.
Music is “Something Elated” by Broke For Free licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 license.
Superfoods music is written and performed by KC Katalbas.

Where to Find Us

One to Grow On is released every other Tuesday on all podcasting platforms. If you're looking for us between episodes, check out @onetogrowonpod on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.

Questions, comments, interview requests, or sponsorship inquiries can be directed to [email protected].