Podcast Episodes

Grow Smart with BASF: The 100 bushel per acre Soybean Challenge

Chasing the yields in Indiana, aiming for the magic 100 bushel/acre mark. Listen in as a grower in Indiana discusses how he took on the challenge with help from BASF.

Ontario AgCast: Cody Creelman, Cow Vet

Dr. Cody Creelman received his Bachelor of Science in Agriculture with distinction in 2006 from the University of Alberta and his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2011 from the Western College of Veterinary Medicine. Cody grew up near Beaverlodge, Alberta on a commercial

The Farmer & The City Girl: Cover Crops

In this episode Carrie wants to know what cover crops are, what their actual purpose is and why they help regular harvested crops. Rob tries to keep it non-political, but eventually they discuss the pro vs anti cover crop guys. Then they discuss the Milwaukee Cryp

Shark Farmer: Meg Brown Holds Nothing Back

Meg Brown pretty well blew me away with her honesty. Listen as she talks about mental health in agriculture. Timestamps: 6:38       Two headed cows 12:57     Showing consumers the truth 23:29     SM success without booty shorts 30:18     Ca

Future of Agriculture: Food Waste with Jonathan Bloom

Food waste is a major issue in the United States, as well as the world. Research shows that about 97% of food wasted in the United States ends up in landfills and the less than 3% of waste that doesn’t see a landfill is being utilized in other commodities such as compo

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