The Farmer & The City Girl

The Farmer and the City Girl – Practice what you preach


In this episode, Rob shares his experience advocating at an event.

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The Farmer & The City Girl Podcast – Tips for consumers to learn about Ag


In this episode, Carrie and Rob are chatting about how consumers can go about finding information about agriculture

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We’ll be asking you to share your top tips

The Farmer and the City Girl Podcast – Tips for Connecting with Consumers

“The Farmer & The City Girl Podcast Episode 020 – Tips for Connecting with Consumers”

In this episode, Carrie and Rob are giving you three easy ways ag media can connect with consumers.

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The Farmer and the City Girl – (NSFW) #Agvocates Part 2 No Ranting

In this episode, Carrie and Rob are chatting about how bloggers and marketers have taken the word and turned it into a title rather than an advocacy strategy.

 

The Farmer and the City Girl – (NSFW) #Agvocates Part 1 Rant


In this episode, Carrie and Rob are chatting about how bloggers and marketers have taken the word and turned it into a title rather than an advocacy strategy.

The Farmer and the City Girl Podcast – Gadgets and Indoor Gardens

“The Farmer & The City Girl Podcast Episode 016 – “Gadgets and Indoor Gardens”

In this episode, Carrie and Rob are chatting about what they think are the coolest gadgets that apply to farming.

Rob talks about using satellite imagery to help farmers scout their crops

Carrie is fascinated with watering vegetables over her phone with a Fibonacci.

 

FEEDBACK REQUESTED:

What are your top tech picks???

 

Leave at comment at: http://thefarmerandthecitygirl.com/ep016

The Farmer and the City Girl – Food Influencers

Food Influencers aren’t just people like it was twenty years ago.

In this episode Rob and Carrie are sharing their thoughts on so called diet Food Influencers, celebrity chefs, and how what we see, read and watch actually influences how we eat.

The Farmer & The City Girl Podcast – Sustainable Agriculture

In this episode, Carrie and Rob are chatting about what sustainable agriculture actually means.

It’s a term that consumers are extremely interested in, and maybe confused by what it actually means.

We talk about why farmers are so sensitive about it.

FEEDBACK REQUESTED:

Why are farmers so sensitive to the word?

 

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The Farmer & The City Girl Podcast – Chemical Drift – aka Rob Sharkey’s All Time Favorite Subject

{A must listen if you live near a farm and have any prejudice or concerns about chemicals infiltrating your garden or property.}

In this episode, Rob and Carrie are chatting about chemicals.

  • Where they go when farmers use them?
  • Are they more dangerous than bug spray?
  • How expensive are they?
  • How are they applied?
  • What should you do if you get “chemical drift” in your yard?
  • What to do if the pesticide gets onto your children’s skin or onto your pets.

FEEDBACK REQUESTED:

  • Farmers: What chemicals do you use? Have you ever drifted a pesticide?
  • Consumers: What is your biggest concern about farmer chemicals invading your personal space?
  • Leave comments at www.thefarmerandthecitygirl.com

The Farmer & The City Girl Podcast – Container Gardens, 5 Tips From a Farmer

In this episode, Rob and Carrie are chatting about container gardening, tips and myths.

They chat about what they are, and Rob gives advice on pests and how to tell if a plant is stressed, soil considerations, and debunks some of the more common myths.

Each give their idea of the perfect plant for a first time container pant.

To go straight to the tips, timestamp is 52:00 “5 Tips for Container Gardening”.

FEEDBACK REQUESTED HERE: If you do container gardening let us know what plants you grow. If we’ve inspired you to try, please let us know.