In this episode, Carrie and Rob are chatting about how consumers can go about finding information about agriculture
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Did you ever wonder who makes all the cool apps that you use every day? Tony Meekes is putting his geek skills to use to create apps to help make farmers lives better.
Last week Matt Chambers navigated us through his families struggles after a truck/tractor accident. This week we learn more about the details and what actually happened.
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2:31 who’s fault was it?
10:35 alcohol and farm equipment
23:41 grain bin safety
"The Farmer & The City Girl Podcast Episode 020 - Tips for Connecting with Consumers"
Join us for #FCGchat Monday nights at 5pm central.
This amazing single mom ended up taking over the family farm at 25 whether she was ready or not.
1:45 Sarah makes being a Ridgetown Westag sound pretty good.
4:00 Pheasants, Partridges and Quails Oh My!
7:00 Sarah and I discuss the bird and the…. well birds.
10:00 Between Sarah and Wendell, one of them is not afraid of birds.
14:00 Lots of birds fly, but not all birds fly Air Canada.
18:40 Suddenly making all the decisions. Questions you didn’t ask.
21:40 You don’t want to ask Sarah for the man of the house.
23:50 Between Scarlett and Wendell, one of them is not afraid of birds.
26:30 And….. SNAPCHAT!
Ag moms rock! Hear how Meredith Bernard went from corporate to cattle. She's at her happiest balancing family and farming.
Matt Chambers is a farmer from Iowa that talks about an accident that changed his family for ever. It's an heartbreaking story, but you wont believe what happens at the 40 minute mark.
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"The Farmer & The City Girl Podcast Episode 018 - (NSFW)#Agvocates Rant Part 1"
1:45 Why would anyone move to Tavistock?
2:30 Still a better love story than Twilight.
5:30 Farming and raising a family.
7:00 Hops – outside the box farming.
10:30 Growing hops is harder than you might think.
14:00 Is a beer farmer a hippie or a hipster?
17:30 Darn dairy farmers making trouble again.
20:00 The airblaster creates a vortex. Of course.
22:00 No one told Kyle he was supposed to laugh at my jokes.
25:30 Local breweries support local farmers.
28:00 Hosting a hipster hop hoedown.
29:30 Nash Hops on Pop.
30:15 Apparently beer goes with everything.
Rachael Spangelo is the Queen of TwoDots Montana... I guess
Listen to her incredible story about protecting her daughter.
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6:33 2 dots Montana
14:48 hand up a bison butt
27:46 direct to consumer beef
32:07 her mini me
36:30 immigration, gangs, and escaping danger
"The Farmer & The City Girl Podcast Episode 016 - "Gadgets and Indoor Gardens"
Rob talks about using satellite imagery to help farmers scout their crops
Carrie is fascinated with watering vegetables over her phone with a Fibonacci.
What are your top tech picks???
Rice farming in the Arkansas Delta, socialism, Ernest Hemingway, duck hunting – and Donnarie rapping. Yep, it’s all here.
2:25 Growing up on a dairy farm in Paris – not a hostage situation.
4:15 I miss the 80’s…. said no one ever.
7:00 You don’t have to do what your parents do.
11:10 Poor Sandi. Alone with her sheep.
12:20 What’s a shepherd anyway?
14:45 Sheep birth control.
18:00 How Sandi picks her men.
20:30 Parity, not parody.
27:30 Wendell has a totally random thought. Big surprise.
31:30 Why does Mommy wear a tiara and drink during the day?
33:30 Facebook Live A.K.A Amy and Sandi behind the barn.
36:45 Sandi Brock – Sheepishly me.
Robyn Walsh is our Favorite Newfie. Now Bring on the Robot Overlords.
1:20 Milking cows and growing corn on the Rock.
4:10 Canadian history according to Wendell.
5:50 Robyn claims to be a triple threat. Pretty sure that means drama queen.
7:50 Robots and ruminants.
10:00 Robots never get hangovers. And they like to party!
12:00 Someone in Lely marketing is WAY into outer space.
13:00 #pooproomba #pooproomba #pooproomba #pooproomba
15:00 Technology – making cows lives better.
17:20 Starting a career in ag as a millennial woman.
23:00 Can Robyn teach Wendell to dance?
25:25 In Newfoundland, Newfie jokes are just jokes. Robyn shares her favorite.
Mandy Rizzo has some good lessons for the rest of us on how to deal with ignorant people.... because ignorance isn’t malicious. From her experience with Autism to a really bad joke... this one has it all
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5:22 Mandy is the podcast molder
10:30 Raising a kid with Autism
25:32 Scared into organic
36:49 Ignorance isn’t malicious
56:22 Another bad joke
Chad Ingels talks about how wonderful life is raising two children with Down’s Syndrome. He talks about the total experience, from fear to pride, and why he openly shares pictures on social media. Plus, cover crops and sitting on board of directors.
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4:41 Chicks dig a dude that plays the saxophone
11:00 Raising children with Down’s Syndrome
32:52 friggin cover crops
39:14 Board after board after board
Food Influencers aren't just people like it was twenty years ago.
Ag is becoming more progressive and offering new career opportunities beyond the farm. Donnarie dishes with Tim Hammerich of AgGrad and college student, Derek Doeing about the Future of Ag.
2:10 Never take advice from Gwenyth Paltrow on vaginal hygiene.
4:55 Yes, I know boys don’t have vaginas.
7:10 Vampire facial – ummm, it’s a thing.
9:40 Speaking up for science and trying weird stuff.
11:30 The science of pop culture.
14:30 The religion of Detox.
16:00 DIY home fecal transplant – it’s as disturbing as you are imagining.
17:45 Hate mail and fighting celebrities on-line.
22:20 Tim’s 6 tips for healthy living.
26:00 The best coffee in the world is in Alberta. Honestly.
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No added hormones, no antibiotics, and no ability to tell a good joke…
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11:47 No added hormones, no antibiotics
18:41 Chipotle inspectors
32:47 Fava beans with a nice chianti
37:57 Food allergies
44:00 Worst joke ever
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.
Why are farmers so sensitive to the word?
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0:30 Hay rules. Suck it corn and soybean growers.
1:50 When a mommy deer and a daddy elk love each other very, very much….
5:00 Family farm, family business.
7:30 Make hay when the sun shines.
11:00 Preservatives. Good or evil?
13:45 Vibrators and podcasts – not a good mix.
15:00 Making acid safe for you and me.
17:30 The hay industry gets no respect.
20:20 The Juice – CHICKS DIG IT!
22:20 Have hay, will travel.
26:40 Snowmobile radar runs. Drag racing Canadian style.
Nate Chittenden should be banned from Snapchat. However, he does some very good things for agriculture. Giving tours of his dairy is a high priority.
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8:19 79 cent milk
15:17 He was gonna be a doctor???
20:05 How a farm survives the parents’ divorce
35:28 giving the yutes tours
42:39 dealing with social media trolls