Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Museums and the Mafia: The Secret History of Citrus- Gastropod Released April 18, 2016 A slice of lime in your cocktail, a lunchbox clementine, or a glass of OJ at breakfast: citrus is so common today that most of us have at least one lurking on the kitchen counter or in the back of the fridge. But don’t be fooled: not only were these fruits so precious that they inspired both museums and the Mafia, they are also under attack by an incurable immune disease that is decimating citrus harvests … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club- Museums and the Mafia: The Secret History of Citrus
Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. 145: Corinna and Kurt Bench of Shared Legacy Farms on Creating a Marketing and Retention System on the CSA Farm- Chris Blanchard’s Farmer to Farmer Podcast Released Nov 16, 2017 Corinna and Kurt Bench raise a little under ten acres of certified organic vegetables at Shared Legacy Farms in Elmore, Ohio. With 400 CSA shares and a 78% retention rate, Corrinna and Kurt have created a values-based business on family land that is supporting them in their tenth year of business. We take a deep dive into how Corinna and Kurt … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: 145: Corinna and Kurt Bench of Shared Legacy Farms on Creating a Marketing and Retention System on the CSA Farm
Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. #11 – Ryan Holiday on stoic philosophy 101 and ego is the enemy – The Kevin Rose Show Released July 11, 2017 Ryan Holiday is the author of “The Daily Stoic,” “Ego is The Enemy,” and “The Obstacle is The Way.” In this episode Kevin and Ryan explore the basics of stoic philosophy, showing how you can reframe your thinking to be more like a stoic. Listen to the full episode: https://one.npr.org/?sharedMediaId=551875796:554548920 Subscribe to Kevin Rose Show on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-kevin-rose-show/id1088864895?mt=2 Share This With a Farming Friend Know some … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: #11 – Ryan Holiday on stoic philosophy 101 and ego is the enemy
This episode features part one of my conversation with veggie grower Chris Bodnar of Close to Home Organics in Abbotsford, BC. In this segment, Chris tells me about his background, his partnership with another farmer when he first started out, and about the cooperatively-owned farm on which he works and lives.
This post: part one of Farmer-Podcaster Jordan Marr’s conversation with organic Market Gardener Heather Stretch, in which the pair talk starting your farm the right way, and structuring a good apprenticeship.