Podcast Episodes

The Shark Farmer Podcast – Layla Katiraee PhD ChickenPox Parties

Layla Katiraee PhD is one of the stars of the documentary "Science Moms" We talk about GMO's and Chicken Pox parties. Please visit our advertisers The Farmers Edge

The Farmer and the City Girl Podcast – $7500 Dog Treats

In this episode, Lesley Kelley and Rob Sharkey are talking about how city folk and farm folk view their pets. Join us for #FCGchat Monday nights at 7pm central. We'll be asking you to share your opinions

Glitter Beard Challenge for P.H.A.R.M. Dog USA

We at the Farm and Rural Network love nothing more than good deeds with the reward of embarrassing Rob Sharkey! Behold the Glitter Beard Challenge! We will be accepting donations for P.H.A.R.M. Dog USA. If we exceed the goal Mr. Sharkfarmer Podcast will have to get the gli

Grow Smart with BASF Podcast – Paul Rea of BASF talks acquisitions, natural disasters, innovations– and the most unusual crop he’s seen

Paul Rea, BASF Senior Vice President for Crop Protection, North America, reviews 2017, and talks acquisitions, innovation, natural disasters, and the most unusual crop he’s ever seen.

Ontario AgCast – Janice Anderson

Janice Anderson balances family, work and making a contribution to agriculture at the grassroots level.

Future of Agriculture – Cellulosic Biofuels (Part 2) with Michael McAdams, President of the Advanced Biofuels Association

Michael McAdams knows biofuels. He knows the issues, the history, the players, and the future. He is passionate, well-researched, and you can hear it in his voice that he truly cares about this topic. If you listened to episode 009 you heard the basics of cellulosic bio

The Sharkfarmer Podcast – Quentin Connealy cornfield surfer

Quentin Connealy talks about what it's like being a an introvert but yet still trying to tell people about his farm. He also wakeboards in his cornfields.   Please visit our sponsor Farmers Edge

The Farmer and the City Girl – Donnarie Hales and jerks of SM

In this episode, Lesley Kelley and Rob Sharkey are talking to Donnarie Hales her plane ticket ordeal Join us for #FCGchat Monday nights at 7pm central. We'll be asking you to share your opinions

Ontario AgCast – Dave McEachren

Cover Crops, Fire Trucks and John Deeres   8:00 Dave says “Moldboard plows are STUPID” 20:00 Balancing farming, family and volunteering. 23:30 Being a fire fighter is more than “Put the wet stuff on the red stuff” 27:20 Fire fighters looking out

Future of Agriculture – Cellulosic Biofuels (Part 1) with Dr. Robert Brown of the Bio Institute at Iowa State University

This episode begins a three-part series on cellulosic ethanol and other cellulosic biofuels. What if we could take one of the most prolific, abundant, renewable, and sustainable items on the plant - Cellulose - and make fuel from it? Well, we can! Sounds fantastic, b