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Vurbl From the Earth: Farming, Livestock & Gardening Explore new ideas, strategies, tips, and trick to take your agriculture interests to the next level. From livestock, harvesting, urban farming, and more, Vurbl From the Earth is the perfect place to fulfill all your farming audio needs.
Young Farmers Podcast The internet is flooded with food photos, recipes and diet advice, partisan news, and farmer-inspired fashion, but who is listening to the farmers themselves? Farmers grow your food and manage nearly half of all land on Earth. It's time to pay attention to the policies, programs, and events that are shaping the future of agriculture.

Our host, Lindsey Lusher Shute, co-founder of the National Young Farmers Coalition, provides a fresh, farmer-centric take on food and farm policy. We talk with policy makers, experts and advocates, and, of course, farmers, about the most critical issues facing farming in the U.S. and globally.

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Regenerative Agriculture Podcast This is a show for professional growers and agronomists who want to learn about the science and principles of regenerative agriculture systems to increase quality, yield, and profitability.
The Farming Podcast The Farming Podcast with Josiah Garber covers topics related to natural farming: gardening, permaculture, homesteading and more. This podcast is focused on natural farming methods.
Rock & Roll Farming Want to get to know the people who produce the food that you eat?
This is the place. Step this way, and welcome to Rock & Roll Farming..
Manitoba Farm Journal The latest agricultural news and interviews for Manitoba and Western Canada.
Farm To Table Talk Farm to Table means different things to different people but many would agree that restaurants and their chefs have led the way on our Farm to Table journey. Chefs might say that they have been led by their own customers who have shown a preference for food with a story all the way back to the farm: the farmer, unique varieties or breeds, production practices and overall sustainability. In this episode of Farm To Table Talk we are joined at the table by Greg Drescher, the Vice President of Strategic Initiatives and Industry Leadership with the Culinary Institute of America (CIA) to explore what Farm To Table means in the Culinary world and the trends that change menus.
The Urban Farm Podcast with Greg Peterson Welcome to The Urban Farm Podcast, your partner in the Grow Your Own Food revolution! This 3-day per week audio only podcast features special guests like Jason Mraz, Lisa Steele, and Kari Spencer as we discuss the art and value of growing food in urban areas. We'll explore topics such as urban beekeeping and chicken farming, permaculture, successful composting, monetizing your farm, and much more! Each episode will bring you tips and tricks on how to overcome common challenges, opportunities to learn from the experience of people just like you, and plenty of resources to ensure you're informed, equipped, and empowered to participate more mindfully in your local food system… and to have a great time doing it!
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Best Audio For Gardening & Growing Vegetables There has been a resurgence in vegetable gardening, particularly in survival gardening as people prepared for potential food shortages. More importantly, parents are getting their homebound kids involved in gardening, which becomes both an educational opportunity and a valuable life lesson! Listen to this audio roundup of the top podcasts for gardening and growing vegetables. Features Plant Talk Podcasts, The Joe Gardener Show, The Beginner's Garden with Jill McSheehy and more. Vurbl From the Earth: Farming, Livestock & Gardening
Farming is complicated even on the smallest of scales and a lot can go wrong before yielding a successful harvest. Here are useful, modern techniques for urban farmers and gardeners who are ready to grow in their backyards, on their roofs, vertically on their walls, and wherever else they can manage. Learn about seasonal harvests, healthy soil, and planting methods for city farms.” id=”city-cultivation-the-audio-beginners-guide-to-urban-farming” vid=”city-cultivation-the-audio-beginners-guide-to-urban-farming” id-for-player=”city-cultivation-the-audio-beginners-guide-to-urban-farming” link=”/playlists/city-cultivation-the-audio-beginners-guide-to-urban-farming/” is-authorized=”false” csrf=”53RBm6mn7c80Bi8lB8yaqPtOUTE4pSt5OCTPe1br2m6uI8RpiPsuLSgxNF9DIYPP” custom-styles=”margin: 0 24px 24px 0;”>
City Cultivation: The Audio Beginners Guide To Urban Farming Listen now to City Cultivation: The Audio Beginners Guide To Urban Farming for an introduction to how it works and essential information on successful gardening.
Farming is complicated even on the smallest of scales and a lot can go wrong before yielding a successful harvest. Here are useful, modern techniques for urban farmers and gardeners who are ready to grow in their backyards, on their roofs, vertically on their walls, and wherever else they can manage. Learn about seasonal harvests, healthy soil, and planting methods for city farms.
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Part 2 Service Learning: We're Done, Now What? The Service Learning process isn't done once the project is completed. It's important to reflect back on the process and determine what went well, what could have been done better and what adjustments to make for next time. You should also make sure to celebrate your efforts and share accomplishments with the community! In this episode we dive deeper into the wrap up, reflection and celebration aspect of service learning!
HoLy CoW! We're Back Together Again It's been awhile. Let's catch up!Follow us on social media @forwardfarmingpodcastFollow Amber @cranberrychatsFollow Becca @beccahilby
Boujee to Bull S#!t- ft: Victoria Mostardi A former "boujee designer" turned homsteader in a blink of an eye! Hear Victoria's crazy story on how one dream flipped her and her family's life upside down and how they are thriving in their new lifeFollow Victoria on Instagram @victoria.mostardiFollow Amber @cranberrychatsFollow Becca @beccahilby
Reprioritizing Your Priorities If you have felt the influencer pressure a lot more on social media or just feel like you are being not authentic to your own self, this episode is for you. Thank you so much for being here. We appreciate you all so much!Make sure to follow us on soicial media! We promise not to over influence you!@forwardfarmingpodcast@cranberrychats@beccahilbyEmail us! [email protected]
4-18-23 Angus Kelly National Corn Growers Association Farm Talk Segment 4 – Jamie talks with Angus Kelly National Corn Growers Association
4-18-23 Luther Markquardt – American Sugar Alliance & Shannon Ellis United Soybean Board farm Talk Segment 5 – Jamie talks with Luther Markquardt – American Sugar Alliance & Shannon Ellis United Soybean Board
4-18-23 Trachelle Carr National Pork – Ann Steckel NFU from Washington Watch Farm Talk Segment 6 – Jamie talks with Trachelle Carr National Pork – Ann Steckel NFU from Washington Watch
4-18-23 Wayne Stoskpf National Corn Growers & Paul Winters Clean Fuels Alliance Farm Talk Segment 7 – Jamie talks with Wayne Stoskpf National Corn Growers & Paul Winters Clean Fuels Alliance
4-19-23 Sen. John Boozman Speaking @ Washington Watch Farm Talk Segment 1 – Sen. John Boozman Speaking @ Washington Watch
4-19-23 Sen. John Hoeven Speaking @ Washington Watch Farm Talk Segment 3 – Jamie talks with Sen. John Hoeven Speaking @ Washington Watch
4-19-23 Jim Callan Lobbyist for NDCGA in Washington DC part 1 Farm Talk Segment 4 – Jamie talks with Jim Callan Lobbyist for NDCGA in Washington DC part 1
4-19-23 Jim Callan NDCGA Lobbyist @ Washington Watch part 2 Farm Talk Segment 5 – Jamie talks with Jim Callan NDCGA Lobbyist @ Washington Watch part 2
4-19-23 Rob Larew NFU President @ Washington Watch Farm Talk Segment 6 – Jamie talks with Rob Larew NFU President @ Washington Watch
4-19-23 Pete Buttigieg U.S. Transportation Sec. Speaking @ Washington Watch Farm Talk Segment 7 – Pete Buttigieg U.S. Transportation Sec. Speaking @ Washington Watch
Community led farm ownership with Stephen Fisher While we were at the Australian Dairy conference, our host: Oli Le Lievre, had the chance to sit down with Stephen Fisher to hear his story. At the age of 16 Stephen turned down an opportunity to return to the family farm, some 20 years later Stephen decided it was time to make a return to farming and took numerous opportunities in share farming before realising the opportunity he could have in taking back farm ownership and growing the wealth and opportunity for those in his local community through agriculture investment.
The Agri Lawyer taking on Mount Everest with Trent Thorne So far this year we've been fortunate to speak with incredible athlete, Nedd Brockmann who we've already released and coming up in the next few episodes, Adventurer Tim Jarvis.However, most of the rockstars we speak to are after the event, this time, we sit down with Agribusiness Lawyer Trent Thorne in the lead up to his expedition to summit Mount Everest, the tallest mountain in the world.Now, Trent is incredibly Humble about this and we find that extraordinary, so we wanted to find out what the preparation has been like and what is his mindset like as he heads into the unknown where only a touch over 6,000 people (on this planet of 8 billion) have been before him and of that only 11,346  Follow us to stay up to date and see all our contentInstagram @Humansofagriculture_Facebook Humans of AgricultureLinkedIn – Humans of Agriculture
358 Evelyn Brandt Thomas 99 years young 99 year old Evelyn Brandt Thomas was one of original founders of @BRANDT_co  …that was 70 years ago
359 Sarah Bohnenkamp the interloper Is agriculture a little stubborn at times? Maybe a little resistant to change? ….I didn't think so either?  but lets have a listen to Sarah Bohnenkamp
Saskatchewan Agriculture Today with Jim Smalley for Wednesday, April 05th, 2023 Saskatchewan Agriculture Today with Jim Smalley for Wednesday, April 05th, 2023
Saskatchewan Agriculture Today with Jim Smalley, for Thursday, April 6th, 2023 Saskatchewan Agriculture Today with Jim Smalley, for Thursday, April 6th, 2023
Tire Availability Better and Farmland Values Steady You’re pulling your equipment out of the shed and you realize… you need new tires. Luckily, Todd Cavil with Pomp’s Tire Service says availability is better than last year and the price hikes have stalled. During the busy season, you may be able to take advantage of incentives from manufacturers, such as rebates. Stephanie Hoff talks with Todd on availability going into planting season.
The 2023 Farm Bill is a hot topic. But how does it affect banks and agriculture lenders? Charitee Seebecker talked with Ed Elfmann, Senior Vice President of Agricultural and Rural Banking Policy for the American Bankers Association, at the Wisconsin Ag Bankers Conference about insight into what farm bill priorities they are working on.How valuable is farmland in the Midwest and more specifically Wisconsin? According to Mike Morris, Vice President of Appraisals from Compeer Financial, they’re holding pretty firm. Pam Jahnke talks with Mike about trends he’s seeing and how they benchmark agricultural land to be able to determine just how valuable it really is. Paid for by Compeer Financial.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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Oversubscribed – Demand For Meat Grants Outstrips Funds Backyard gardeners are getting busy this spring, and some of their projects might include new shrubs and bushes.  Jill Welke visits with a family that's dedicated to making sure those supplies are always available.  Ashley Ahl helps operate Ahl Nursery, and explains what their spring looks like.
Finally, the Babcock Dairy Hall renovation is complete, and that's brought a big smile to Dr. John Lucey, Director of the Center for Dairy Research – a part of that renovation.  He explains to Stephanie Hoff all of the products and educational opportunities the new facilities offer.
Wisconsin's meat processing industry gathered together in Middleton for their state convention.  Pam Jahnke talks with Jake Sailer or Sailer's Meats in Elmwood about the association and industry trends.  Sailer is the current president of WAMP, and says the organization wants to be taken seriously.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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Rural Bankers Supported in D.C. Wisconsin bankers have their voice heard in Washington DC thanks to the American Bankers Association (ABA). They represent 83 percent of all banks nationwide and have agricultural loans in their portfolio. 
Ed Elfmann, Senior Vice President of Agricultural and Rural Banking Policy for ABA explains what lending issues are being brought to his attention and how he is supporting Wisconsin bankers and farmers with the upcoming Farm Bill.
“The biggest thing being brought to our attention right now from a lending standpoint is that commodity prices are high,” says Elfmann. “The other thing that we're hearing a lot in D.C. on rural lending is lack of credit or access to credit.”
Elfmann says they are working with legislators to provide support and help with access to credit going forward. He adds that agriculture has become more expensive over the years and the banking regulations haven’t really paced with how agriculture is growing. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
China's Coming Back And Weather's Trending Cool/Wet – Hineberg Wisconsin Farm Technology Days will look different this year, and there's many reasons why.  Pam Jahnke talks to general manager, Arnie Jennerman, about the site neutral location at the Badger Steam & Gas Engine club grounds, and changes they've made in their volunteer policy and food they'll be offering.
Ag lenders are watching escalating values in farmland values all across the midwest and monitoring what's included in the 2023 Farm Bill to help protect those values.  Ed Elfman, Senior Vice President of Agricultural and Rural Banking Policy for the American Bankers Association, talks about elements they need included for crop insurance as an example.
John Hineberg with Total Farm Marketing in West Bend joins Pam to break down the latest planting progress report.  He's also watching where money's moving since China is showing renewed interest in U.S. commodities.  Cattle continue to blow through pandemic highs.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Preparing An Emergency Fund – Amber Miller Too many households do not have enough savings to cope with a typical unexpected expense, from a broken water heater to a broken arm. Even a small savings cushion could prevent families from being trapped in a harmful cycle of debt or from depleting their retirement savings to pay for common emergencies. (aarp.org)
 
Pam Jahnke and Amber Miller, Assoc. State Director of Outreach for AARP of Wisconsin, discuss steps you can take to be prepared no matter what stage in life you are.

Budgeting really is an important step into creating an emergency fund. What are the first steps into creating a budgeting and savings plan?
Why is having an emergency savings account so important?
What are some easy ways that people can start saving or add to the savings they have?
Find free resources at AARP.
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Natural Dyes: Raw, Extracts and Liquid Dyes In this episode, Lisa teaches about the ways that you can find natural sources of dye. You can forage, grow or buy raw materials You can find extracts and liquid extracts from dye houses. The natural dye highlight is Osage Orange. The farm yarn is Flying Goat Farm Yearling Mohair.



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4-12 Midwest Horse Fair! ProVision Partners, Farm news & Markets See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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4-14 Tire Avail update, Maria Luther-RF FFA, Brent Wink, Farm news & Markets See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
4-17 Ashley Ahl-Northern Family Farms, Alfalfa update, Farm News & Markets See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
289 – Depreciating A Farm’s Fertility To Lower Taxes? Yep, It’s A Thing When you think of buying a piece of farm ground, you probably think of the very real possibility that the soil is depleted. But what if it’s got more than enough fertility and what if you can actually use that banked fertility to lower your taxes? Turns out, per IRS Section 180, you can depreciate excess fertility on newly acquired farm land (purchased, not rented). Alec Bean with Agricultural Soil Management explains this crinkle in the tax code that might make your next farm land purchase a bit better for your tax plan.

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KShedd Uncuffed Ep. 15 – Everyone's Favorite Uncle! Butch is what they call him.. and he has earn all the clout that comes with that auspicious name. He has worked for 18 different coaches and has watched over many posts, under stressful conditions. But watching over the Al Davis family and protecting them to the fullest has been one of his greatest achievements!
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GX on Agriculture -April 11, 2023 LDC is doubling it's canola crushing capacity in Yorkton.
GX on Agriculture – April 12, 2023 Saskatchewan's agriculture minister is pleased that the LDC canola crushing plant in Yorkton is expanding.
GX on Agriculture 4/13/23 Spring melt has been progressing rapidly.
GX on Agriculture – April 14, 2023 Join Doug Falconer for GX on Agriculture as he talks about everything Ag!
GX on Agriculture 4/17/23 Pork demand will need to improve to stimulate recover in markets/ major winter snow storm on the way to southern Saskatchewan/ and more!
April Case and Campaign Updates and The New Documents Hear the latest Jeremy Bamber and White House Farm case and Campaign updates, followed by a discussion with Emma and Yvonne regarding new documents the Campaign have recently come into possession of.
Jeremy Bamber's Easter Blog Jeremy Bamber's Easter Message
 
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Carolyn Braun, First American National Hazard Disclosures There is a lot involved in the home buying process that can make a first time home buyer nervous but in this First Time Homebuyer Series, Paul invites experts to explain each step.
 
First time home buyers in Ventura County are often worried about moving into a flood zone or an area prone to earthquakes. But! Did you know the state of California requires a national hazard disclosure. Not only buyers learn if their home is at risk for floods, earthquake and radon, the report includes proximity to airports and farm land and something called Mello-Roos. To find out what Mello-Roos is and how it costs you money, tune in and listen as Carolyn Braun from First American National Hazard Disclosures explains everything you may have never even thought to ask!
 
In this episode you’ll learn:
0:00 Intro
0:30 What is a natural hazard disclosure NHD?
1:33 Who is responsible for putting the natural hazard disclosure report
2:46 Major considerations for southern California
4:41 Can buyers back out of a transaction after receiving the report
5:59 The impact of recent natural disasters on legislation and reporting
7:00 When do buyers get the hazard report
8:23 Which events, other than fires and earthquakes, are considered in the report
10:28 RED FLAGS!!
11:05 What is a Mello-Roos and how much will it cost the buyer
11:46 Guide for Disclosures – great free resource
12:27 How to get in touch with Carolyn 
 
The full interview is available on Paul Wards’ YouTube channel. Check it out and subscribe! https://youtu.be/–G6j9WF5xA
 
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Episode 31: Creating non-negotiable synthetic free grazing systems with Dale Retschlag In episode 31 of the Biological Farming Roundtable Podcast, host Nakala Maddock is joined by Jane Slattery co-founder of natural intelligence farming. Nakala and Jane speak with cattle grazier Dale Retschlag from Biloela in Queensland. Dale is the president of Central Queensland Landscape Alliance, a farmer led regenerative restoration group and explains his journey to being at peace with a non-negotiable synthetic free farming system. The podcast covers all things involved in the regenerative movement, including; steps to transition and how Dale felt, the light bulb moment (when he knew he was not going back), worm extracts, community, family, health and an open intuitive mind.
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For A Few Days | Chapter 2 | The Place I Came to Love Stories Here is the second chapter of my book For A Few Days, Stories From A Season of Life on a Family Farm.



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S8E92: Sonia Lo / Unfold – Understanding the Role of Genetics in Improving Taste & Yield and Leading with Integrity and Focus Episode SummaryWe kick off Season 8 of the podcast, with Sonia Lo, the CEO of Unfold AG and a prominent figure in the vertical farming industry. She shares her insights on the latest developments in indoor farming, including the role of genetics in improving crop yield and taste. We also discuss the importance of profitability for the industry's scalability and the potential of next-generation agriculture. Sonia’s background in law, management consulting, investment banking provides a unique perspective on entrepreneurship and investment in the agriculture industry. Listeners will be inspired by her passion for delicious food and diversity in the investment process. Tune in for a fascinating discussion about the future of agriculture and entrepreneurship in the 21st century.Thanks to Our SponsorsCultivatd – https://cultivatd.com/Indoor AgCon '22 – https://indoor.ag/Use promo code 'VFP' to receive 20% your registrationKey TakeawaysDiscover the latest developments in indoor farming and how it's becoming a viable part of agricultural infrastructure.Find out why genetics are going to play an incredibly important role in indoor farming and how it will make it more attractive to consumers.Explore how Unfold is using molecular information about plants to improve crop yields and taste through computational breeding.Understand the importance of profitability for the vertical farming industry to scale and become a viable part of agricultural infrastructure.Understand how venture funds are starting to embrace diversity and why emotion and bias still exist in the investment process.Discover Sonia Lo's passion for food, including Korean cuisine and her love for pupusas.Learn how Sonia martial arts background instilled discipline and physical and mental awareness that stayed with her for life.Gain insight into how Sonia Lo's extensive background in law, management consulting, and investment banking has prepared her to lead Unfold and to help shape the future of the vertical farming industry.Tweetable Quotes“I’ve always believed that the genetics piece of indoor growing is going to be transformative. I think that not just for yield, which of course is the big target, but also for taste and texture.”“Irrespective of what type of form factor you're growing in, irrespective of where you are in terms of your distance to urbanization, I think that genetics will play an incredibly important role.”“I think we have a brilliant future as long as we act with integrity and focus on the delicious.”Resources MentionedSonia's Linkedin – https://www.linkedin.com/in/sonia-lo-27527a/Sonia's Website – https://unfold.ag/Sonia's Twitter – https://twitter.com/unfold_agSonia's Youtube – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAiDfy7j9WFmsIT39zWQU6QSonia's Email – [email protected] With UsVFP – LinkedIn – https://www.linkedin.com/company/verticalfarmingpodcastVFP Twitter – https://twitter.com/VerticalFarmPodVFP Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/direct/inbox/VFP Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/VerticalFarmPodVertical Farming Jobs – http://verticalfarmingjobs.comVertical Farming Weekly – www.getrevue.co/profile/verticalfarmingpodcastSponsor LinksCultivatd’s Website – https://cultivatd.com/Cultivatd’s Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/cultivatdco/Cultivatd’s Twitter –<a href="https://twitte
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About Beekeeping at Five Apple Farm: Leigh keeps bees in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. She cares for around a dozen-ish hives in a rural Appalachian forest climate. Colonies are managed for bee health with active selection for vigor, genetic diversity and disease resistance, but without chemical treatments thus far. The apiary is self-sustaining (not needing to buy/catch replacement bees since 2010) and produces honey and nucs most every year.
New Survey Reveals Majority of Adults Support Farm Bill Passage A new American Farm Bureau Federation survey reveals the public offers strong support for passing the next Farm Bill. Micheal Clements shares the data.
Tipton County Twin Named FFA Star Farmer Mike Hopkins is this years Tennessee FFA Star Farmer. It’s not the first time the Hopkins family has had a family member named star farmer. Mike’s brother Mitch was named start farmer last year. Mike explains what it means to be named star farmer and why he can’t see himself doing anything else other than farm.
Ag Day on the Hill Hundreds of supporters of Tennessee’s leading economic driver were on hand for Ag Day on the Hill at the state capitol in Nashville.
Congress Approves WOTUS Repeal, But Biden Vetoes Lawmakers in the both the House and Senate voted to repeal the controversial WOTUS rule, but President Biden vetoed that bill. Michael Clements has more on the vote and what’s next in the ongoing WOTUS challenge.
The Hope for a New Crop A lot of farmers across Tennessee are hoping to get to their fields soon to start planting those first seeds of the season.
UTIA Working With Industry Partners To Strengthen TN Agriculture UTIA Chancellor Keith Carver has been o the job for a little over a month now. He may have not been on the job long, but he’s already working to strengthen relationship with industry partners and promote and grow agriculture in Tennessee.
Shooting Hunger Proceeds Feeding Hungry Kids For several years now people in the Ag industry across the state have participated in the three clay sporting events called shooting hunger. Each region of Tennessee has a clay sporting event and the money raised goes towards the backpack program in all 95 counties. The backpack program helps kids in need by packaging food into their backpacks and sending it home with them after school. Rutherford County recently received their funding from shooting hunger, which will go towards feeds the 1,300 homeless students in their school district.







Lee Maddox: Corn, Haylage and Cabbage – Busy Time on the Farm: Welcome and hello again everyone, for Tennessee Home and Farm Radio, I’m Lee Maddox.
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Corn, Haylage and Cabbage A lot of activity on our farms all across the state, from corn planting, cutting wheat for haylage and planting cabbage.







Lee Maddox: Corn, Haylage and Cabbage – Busy Time on the Farm: Welcome and hello again everyone, for Tennessee Home and Farm Radio, I’m Lee Maddox.
Robbie Baker, Obion County Farmer: Yes sir, we’re optimistic. Inputs have come down a little bit here locally. Fertilizer prices are down some, crop prices for fall aren’t terrible. So far, we’re looking pretty good for the year.
Lee Maddox: A lot of activity on our farms all across the state this spring. Corn planning is a major focus right now for Robbie Baker in Obion County.
Robbie Baker, Obion County Farmer: Beatiful weather taking a turn and finally getting some warm temperatures and dry ground. We’ve put 650 acres in the ground since Monday.
Lee Maddox: Tennessee farmers are hopeful to plant some 960,000 acres of corn across the state this year, 120,000 acres over last year. So far approaching 10% planted so far. In McMinn County, dairy farmer Riley Mason hopes to start planting corn next week. Right now he’s busy cutting his winter wheat crop for haylage for his cows.
Riley Mason, McMinn County Farmer: We don’t harvest it for grain, we harvest for forage. We let it get to 60-70% growth and then we cut it early before it heads out because once it heads out, it starts producing seeds, it loses a lot of quality for feeding.
Lee Maddox: In Greene County, Brennan Ricker is not planning corn just yet, but currently concentrating on some of his truck crops like squash and about 15 acres of cabbage.
Brennan Ricker, Greene County Farmer: We take it out of the transplant trays and set it and then we’ll harvest it is June, depending on the weather and how much rain we get. Then we’ll market, we’ll box it up and field pack it and we’ll take it to Jefferson City to the broker I use.
Riley Mason, McMinn County Farmer: This time of year, when it just seems so hectic, and I got that quiet time the tracker, man, I just really, really makes me smile and really enjoy it. Extremely proud to be a part of the industry. Definitely.
Lee Maddox: And, for Tennessee Home and Farm Radio, I’m Lee Maddox.







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Tennessee Youth Advocating For Agriculture It’s no secret that there aren’t as many young people entering into agriculture as there was at one time. However the young people that are interested in the industry are using their voice to advocate for agriculture and keep it great for another generation.







Thomas Capps: Tennessee Youth Advocating for Agriculture. Hello and welcome to Tennessee Home and Farm Radio, I’m Thomas Capps.
Hadley Brown: No matter what a place in farming looks like, everyone has a role to play in agriculture and can advocate for agriculture.
Thomas Capps: It’s no secret that there aren’t as many young people entering into agriculture as there once was. In fact, the average age of a farmer nationally is 60 years old. But despite the low number of young people entering agriculture, the ones that are getting involved are making their presence felt and advocating for the industry they want to work in. Youth like 4-Her Hadley Brown who recently testified before the Tennessee House Ag Committee on behalf of 4-H.
Hadley Brown: I’m more inspired every time I come to the Capitol because I know that it’s never been about just me, it’s about the entire community of youth and agriculture and youth that are a part of 4-H programs. And I’m always excited to see old faces and new faces that are all looking to advocate for the same message as we are.
Thomas Capps: Brown, a senior in high school, has recently been accepted into Harvard and plans on taking her skills learned in 4-H to advocate for agriculture there too.
Hadley Brown: I’ve been in the 4-H program for over 10 years now. And at each stage I’ve learned something new, I’ve grown in a different way. I didn’t grow up on a large farming operation. I didn’t grow up around a lot of livestock or row crops, but I still have a place in agriculture.
Carter Major: There’s a lot of people that never seen them before. You know, always get the question “Can I pet your cow, you know?” Yeah, they’re friendly. Go right ahead. Go ahead and do it.
Thomas Capps: Wilson County native Carter Major lives and now works on his family’s dairy operation. Even though he’s still in high school. He sharing his family’s story through being active in FFA and educating the public on the dairy industry.
Carter Major: You know, people that aren’t raised on a farm to meet animals we get to explain to them about what we do on a normal day and people get to understand more about animals and what we do to get them here.
Thomas Capps: A new generation of people in agriculture that might be small in number but big in passion for the industry and a desire to help keep it great for decades to come. For Tennessee Home and Farm Radio, I’m Thomas Capps.
Holistic Nutrition for Plants and People In Season 4's premiere, we continue our deep dive into a holistic approach to profitable food production, planetary wellness, and the health of you and your family. You will be amazed to hear about the benefits of addressing cobalt nutrition when this micronutrient is so commonly ignored. You will discover the many benefits of humates and learn how to build protein and fight disease in legume crops. The human health segment focuses on the root causes of cardiovascular distress with an emphasis on the potential of proteolytic enzymes. The Rewarding Recipe for this episode involves practical guidelines for DIY fertilizers, including what goes with what and the most productive application rates. The illuminating interview features a fascinating conversation between Graeme and leading Canadian-based consultant, Joel Williams.

Timestamps:
(03:52) – Holistic Plant Nutrition – Considering Cobalt
(21:56) – Five Planet Saving Strategies
(34:18) – Understanding Humates and Antioxidant Tips
(58:50) – Fava Beans – Building Protein and Fighting Disease
(01:39:17) – Human Health – The Proteolytic Imperative – Improving Heart Health
(01:53:31) – Illuminating Interviews – Graeme chats with leading Canadian consultant, Joel Williams
(02:50:17) – Rewarding Recipes – DIY liquids – What Goes with What and How Much Is Needed
AgNet News Hour, Monday, 04-03-23 Get the latest agriculture news in today’s AgNet News Hour, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today's show covers the agriculture challenges for adhering to mandated electric equipment, the varying levels of weed suppression using cover crops and another episode of the Agronomic Minute. Tune in to the show for these news stories, interviews, features and more.
AgNet News Hour, Tuesday, 04-04-23 Get the latest agriculture news in today’s AgNet News Hour, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today's show covers the latest numbers from the 4th Phillips Station snow survey showing current snowpack one of the largest ever, water quality considerations from abundant flooding, and the resources available to those impacted by the storm and flooding damage. Tune in to the show for these news stories, interviews, features and more.
AgNet News Hour, Wednesday, 04-05-23 Get the latest agriculture news in today’s AgNet News Hour, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today's show covers the progress made on developing an optimized trap for leaffooted bugs, the strong California grape demand in export markets, the large snowpack causing concerns for flooding in the Tule-Lake region all year long, California's first 2023 crop progress and condition report, and part three of a conversation on WOTUS.  Tune in to the show for these news stories, interviews, features and more.
AgNet News Hour, Thursday, 04-06-23 Get the latest agriculture news in today’s AgNet News Hour, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today's show covers California's state of drought, U.C. Davis leading the world rankings in Veterinary science and ag, powdery mildew likely to be bad this year with high level of inoculum, and India continuing to be an opportune market for California Almonds. Tune in to the show for these news stories, interviews, features and more.
AgNet News Hour, Friday, 04-07-23 Get the latest agriculture news in today’s AgNet News Hour, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today's show covers Immigration reform means hard work at the grassroots level, silt and sediment from massive flooding sits in Tulare orchards, and the cotton industry's top priorities for the next Farm Bill. Tune in to the show for these news stories, interviews, features and more.
AgNet News Hour, Monday, 04-10-23 Get the latest agriculture news in today’s AgNet News Hour, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today's show covers CDFA providing $1.1mil for IPM assistance, storm impact updates for Monterey County, WOTUS and rains being good for cover crops but challenging for tomatoes. Tune in to the show for these news stories, interviews, features and more.
AgNet News Hour, Tuesday, 04-11-23 Get the latest agriculture news in today’s AgNet News Hour, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today's show covers strategies for combating weeds with winter cover crops, the technology used to capture accurate snow data surveys and a Voices of the Valley episode on the future of ag labor. Tune in to the show for these news stories, interviews, features and more.
AgNet News Hour, Wednesday, 04-12-23 Get the latest agriculture news in today’s AgNet News Hour, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today's show covers recent trends in ag crime, Ethan Lane on the Fairness in Farming Act, why rotating modes of action is critical in years like this, the strong optimism for the demand of walnuts after a disappointing year, and how to manage fungal diseases as they could be more problematic this year. Tune in to the show for these news stories, interviews, features and more.
AgNet News Hour, Thursday, 04-13-23 Get the latest agriculture news in today’s AgNet News Hour, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today's show covers upskilling the current ag workforce, West Coast port labor challenges, USDA investing in conservation projects for California grazing lands  and the latest Almond Update. Tune in to the show for these news stories, interviews, features and more.
AgNet News Hour, Friday, 04-14-23 Get the latest agriculture news in today’s AgNet News Hour, hosted by Danielle Leal. Today's show covers the impacts of the Tulare flooding on the heard health of dairy cattle, the relationship between farmers and law enforcement and its impact of ag crime, and the latest agronomic minute. Tune in to the show for these news stories, interviews, features and more.
The Old Trail Boss with Jack Blease and Joe Geoffrey Today Archie visits with Jack Blease and Joe Geoffrey from The Old Trail Boss Podcast. Through classic Western storytelling Jack, Joe, and their team discuss concepts of grace, pride, dealing with change, and more. You can find episodes of The Old Trail Boss on your favorite podcast provider or at TheOldTrailBoss.comJoin the online Cowboy Church Services each Sunday at 11:00 Central Standard Time via the Trail Boss Ministries Facebook Page.To learn more about Trail Boss Ministry, check out their website, YouTube channel, and Facebook page.To find their Facebook group, search Cowboy Church “Live”A list of audiobooks narratede by Joe Geoffrey can be found at Audible. That Farm Life Podcast is a resource of Agri Health Network. For more information and to find more resources, check out AgriHealth.net. Questions or comments? Email us at [email protected].
Homesteading with Jill Winger Azure Farm is located just outside the tiny town of Adairsville, Georgia about an hour north of Atlanta.  We moved out here and started our farm in pursuit of a more simple lifestyle. We wanted to get back to the basics. The rat race hustle and bustle was quickly replaced by a love for gardening, harvesting food, quiet evenings with the sounds of crickets, and sunny azure sky days. We hope sharing peeks into our daily lives can inspire you to live more of your life outdoors and to ultimately slow down. We are passionate that we all must slow down to really appreciate what matters in life.  For our workshops and how-to series – LiveHomeGrown.com Apple Podcasts – https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/azure-farm/id1463340821 Spotify – https://open.spotify.com/show/4eieYkvDungVAwkcHewo89?si=j0_fZgcQSZq2e3lHAGFP0Q Web – https://www.azurefarm.com Follow along on IG or TikTok – @azurefarm
Farm Life Lessons Azure Farm is located just outside the tiny town of Adairsville, Georgia about an hour north of Atlanta.  We moved out here and started our farm in pursuit of a more simple lifestyle. We wanted to get back to the basics. The rat race hustle and bustle was quickly replaced by a love for gardening, harvesting food, quiet evenings with the sounds of crickets, and sunny azure sky days. We hope sharing peeks into our daily lives can inspire you to live more of your life outdoors and to ultimately slow down. We are passionate that we all must slow down to really appreciate what matters in life.  For our workshops and how-to series – LiveHomeGrown.com Apple Podcasts – https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/azure-farm/id1463340821 Spotify – https://open.spotify.com/show/4eieYkvDungVAwkcHewo89?si=j0_fZgcQSZq2e3lHAGFP0Q Web – https://www.azurefarm.com Follow along on IG or TikTok – @azurefarm
The Bees Please Azure Farm is located just outside the tiny town of Adairsville, Georgia about an hour north of Atlanta.  We moved out here and started our farm in pursuit of a more simple lifestyle. We wanted to get back to the basics. The rat race hustle and bustle was quickly replaced by a love for gardening, harvesting food, quiet evenings with the sounds of crickets, and sunny azure sky days. We hope sharing peeks into our daily lives can inspire you to live more of your life outdoors and to ultimately slow down. We are passionate that we all must slow down to really appreciate what matters in life.  For our workshops and how-to series – LiveHomeGrown.com Apple Podcasts – https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/azure-farm/id1463340821 Spotify – https://open.spotify.com/show/4eieYkvDungVAwkcHewo89?si=j0_fZgcQSZq2e3lHAGFP0Q Web – https://www.azurefarm.com Follow along on IG or TikTok – @azurefarm
34: Colm Flynn, tillage farmer, Kildare Colm talks to Brigid as part of Farming for Nature's "Ask the Farmer" series. Here he explains in detail how and why he now farms with nature in mind.  (Please rate, review and share!)
April 2023 Christmas tree farming, Central, Kentucky Cisselltreefarm In this episode, we talk about spring, planting Christmas tree seedlings nordman for Turkish for Colorado. Blue spruce Mayer Spruce.
Tire Market Looks Better Than Last Year The calls are coming in as farmers take their planting equipment out of the shed and realize they need new tires. Luckily, Todd Cavil at Pomp's Tire Service says availability is better than last year and the price hikes have stalled. During the busy season, there's also incentives from manufacturers, such as rebates, for growers to take advantage of. To keep those tires working like new — keep that valve stem clean; frequently check the treads and sidewalls; and use an inflation calculator to make sure your tires can do the job you need them for. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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Controlling Waterhemp Soil health remains a top-of-mind concern for many crop and dairy farmers. With spring planting season beginning, it’s important to take proper steps before and after planting to better control waterhemp. 
Rodrigo Werle, UW-Extension Cropping Systems Weed Specialist, says it's very hard to control waterhemp once it's established. He provides advice on how to handle this weed and the impact it can have on your yield.
“Waterhemp has evolved resistance to many common herbicides we apply post emergence and is very hard to control post emergence,” says Werle. “When not properly managed, it affects your yield but it also impacts the way farmers need to think about how they manage weeds.”See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
WI Farmers Union's Focusing On The Farm Bill Setting their sights on the Farm Bill, Wisconsin Farmers Union is already working on building alliances.  Bob Bosold gets an update from Darren VonRuden, president of WFU, about their priority items.Now that spring planting is likely to get a jump start, paying attention to details can be compromised.  Charitee Seebecker visits with a Purdue University ag economist that has a checklist growers need to keep in mind.  Dr. Brady Brewer has 5 keys to continued farm success.
The state's largest outdoor farm show will have a different look this year.  WI Farm Technology Days is going to be hosted at a neutral site near Baraboo.  Pam Jahnke talks to show general manager, Arnie Jennerman, about details so far.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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Cattle Market Still Red Hot – John Hineberg How do you keep an employee once you find them?  First impressions can matter.  Jim Versweyveld, UW-Extension Farm Management Specialist, says the impression new hires witness on the first day can resonate with them on whether they stay or not.  Pam Jahnke visits with him.
Don't be intimidated by the calendar when it comes to soybean planting.  Dr. Shawn Conley, UW-Extension Soybean Specialist, says some changes made in crop insurance should allow Wisconsin farmers in the southern part of the state to begin soybean planting as soon as this Saturday.
Dairy markets took a nosedive on Monday, but why?  How's the planting progress report looking? Cattle market remains red hot. Pam Jahnke chats with guest, John Hineberg from Total Farm Marketing, about what's happening.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Milk Pricing Changes On The Horizon? It seems like no one is happy with milk pricing and there may be some change on the horizon. Carrie Mess caught up with Jim Mulhern, President and CEO of National Milk Producers Federation during CheeseCon in Madison. He was a panelist discussing the need for another look at how dairy farmers are paid. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dairy Dreamers–Grant Deadline This Week! Attention dairy industry dreamers! The deadline for the Dairy Business Innovation Alliance grant program is this week. A fresh face at the Wisconsin Cheesemakers Association Danica Nilsestuen, Director of Grants and Business Programs says these grants are made for helping get new products and ideas in the dairy sector launched.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Celebrating The New & Improved Babcock Dairy Plant Production kicks off this week in the new and improved Babcock Hall Dairy Plant. Manager Casey Whyte says they begin making ice cream today, and they'll start cheese in a few weeks. This is following a three-year renovation project to the 1950s facility. Babcock Hall Dairy Plant is known for its popular Babcock ice cream and award-winning cheeses, as well as a new, three-story addition for the Center for Dairy Research, a world-class resource for dairy processors and entrepreneurs.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
After CDR Renovation, The Sky Is The Limit The dust has settled at Babcock Hall at UW-Madison. After a three-year renovation, the campus can now say it has a world-class dairy research facility between the Babcock Hall Dairy Plant and the Center for Dairy Research. CDR Director John Lucey tells Mid-West Farm Report that there’s excitement coming from students, faculty and the industry to get started in the improved space. And it is a bigger space… the roughly $73 million project added about 50,000 square feet on three levels to the West side of Babcock Hall. Lucey says there isn't a dairy product they can't make in the building.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Call Before You Dig As the weather warms up and we get excited to start outdoor projects it’s important to take your time and recognize that April is Diggers Safety Month. If you’re fencing, installing a mailbox, tilling a garden, or whatever that project may be, it’s important to stop and think about the project before digging. 
Chad Krueger with Diggers Hotline shares tips, or rather, steps you must take before using that post hole digger. 
“A lot of the services that we depend on day to day, natural gas, electricity, fiber optic lines, water, sewer, and more are all things in the ground,” says Krueger. “Some of these lines are inches or even less than inches below the ground and can cause serious damage if hit.”
While some people may think they’re just planting a tree or starting a garden and they don’t need to worry about calling, it is actually the law to call Diggers Hotline before disturbing the soil. If you damage a buried line you are responsible for paying the owner of the line to repair it which can sometimes cost thousands of dollars. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Manure — Smells Like Spring & Conservation Opportunity For some of us, manure smells like home. It's also a sure sign of spring. Heim Brothers Custom in Kewaunee County is getting ready for a busy season handling manure for area farms. Heim Brothers Custom has been around since 2015, helping about 17 farms on 60,000 acres reach their manure management and conservation goals. The Heim family also belongs to Peninsula Pride Farms, a farmer-led watershed group in Kewaunee County. Jeremy Heim tells me more about the success they’ve had with conservation practices, but first he previews the manure handling season. 
In 2022, farmers potentially prevented an estimated 101,415 pounds of phosphorus from leaving the fields and reduced 65,525 tons of sediment erosion, along with reducing carbon dioxide equivalents by 11,194 tons, according to an analysis shared by Farmers for Sustainable Food, DATCP and The Nature Conservancy.
For comparison, 100 tons of sediment is about 10 standard dump truck loads, and 1 pound of phosphorous in a lake or stream has the potential to cause the growth of up to 500 pounds of algae, which can degrade water quality. The amount of greenhouse gas emissions reduced equals 2,412 cars driven for a year.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Increasing Cheese Snackability? Research Says Yes! Did you know there is research going on that’s all about cheese snackability? Some may say that there is no way to make cheese even more of a perfect snack, Jason Pronschinske a Masters student at UW-Madison, is working on just that.  While cheese is a delicious and nutrient dense snack, increasing shelf stable cheese snack options is an area of growth potential and that’s the driver behind Jason’s research. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ethanol Producer Talks Corn Availability, Exports & Gas Prices Neal Kemmet is the president of ACE Ethanol in Stanley and Fox River Valley Ethanol in Oshkosh. Just like growers, he says ethanol producers have their eyes on the weather wishing for a successful planting season. Wisconsin's story is a happy one with lots of corn in storage to keep ethanol plants running at full capacity. Some of that corn is also flowing to states that didn't fare so well, like Kansas. The news that Japan will take up to 100 percent U.S. ethanol is a win for Wisconsin ethanol. There's definitely enough to go around. India remains a strong buyer, too. Logistics of transporting ethanol and its byproducts continue to be an issue. Year-round E15 also continues to be a focus for the industry in D.C. Gas prices will rise for summer demand, and summer sales of E15 would soften that blow.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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