Podcast Episodes

Salt of the Earth Podcast – Longways Cider

James O’Donoghue’s initial curiosity in farming was triggered during summer holidays, helping on his grandparents’ farm. As a trainee farmer manager, he graduated ‘top student’ in Ag College and ‘top farm apprentice’. Decades on, James tells how he now pro

Rock and Roll Farming Podcast – The Nature Friendly Farmer

Tonight I headed east to Cambridgeshire to talk to farmer and chair of the Nature Friendly Farmers Network, Martin Lines.  We discussed the range of environmental improvements he's implemented on his farm that have seen a huge increase in different wildlife spec

Idle Chatter Podcast – Hot Rod Farmer: What is eating at…. YOUR ENGINE?

Electrolysis and cavitation erosion!

Rock and Roll Farming Podcast – Romans, lazer beams & farming dreams

Tonight I'm heading up to the lake district in Cumbria, to talk to farmer and author, Andrea Meanwell.  In one of the most enjoyable interviews I've done so far, we talk about her family's 500 year connection to the area, archaeology, lazer beams, Roman forts, f

Ontario AgCast- Tamar Haspel

Can we have a public conversation about agriculture that isn’t polarized, vitriolic and, ultimately, counterproductive? Maybe, just maybe. Here’s a place to start. Tamar Haspel is a journalist and Oyster Farmer, who’s been on the food and science beat for al

Future of Agriculture – New Zealand Ag Innovation with Stu Bradbur

Stu Bradbury is a Strategy Adviser at Sprout Agritech Accelerator, New Zealand’s top-rated ag startup accelerator. They back startups that offer bold and innovative solutions to some of agriculture’s biggest problems. Stu’s role is to identify their country’s mo

Sharkfarmer Podcast – Dr. Marissa Hake, Make Veal Great Again

Dr.Hake - Calf Vet is taking social media by storm with with her videos and blog. As a veterinarian she works hard everyday pouring her heart and soul into caring for animals and most recently, teaching people about veal calf care. Animals that are used for veal are hou

What the Farm Podcast – Rachel Herz, Why you eat what you eat

Rachel Herz has a fascinating conversation with Rob and Lesley about "Why We Eat What We Eat." Everybody has their own scent based on their DNA makeup just like no two fingerprints are the same. They explore the idea that we can smell fear and stress? A room full of pe

Idle Chatter Podcast – Hot Rod Farmer: Shake, Rattle, Roll made Bill Haley and The Comets RICH… but will make you POOR!

Understanding  NVH and why it is important to your farm

What the Farm Podcast – Ryan & Lesley Steppler cricket farmers

Ryan had an idea to diversify their farm by raising …of all things…crickets. Born and raised on cattle and grain farms, they are country kids that know the value of agriculture and the importance of growing and raising food. They started with 200, very loud, c