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FCC Knowledge: Talking Farm and Food

Agriculture is not only a way of life, it’s a business. Talking Farm and Food is a monthly podcast that highlights the stories and experiences of farm business entrepreneurs and the lessons they’ve learned along the way.

Hear from Canadian producers about their lives, their businesses, and the farm management topics you care about. If you’re looking for advice on money and finance, transition, managing people, strategy, leadership and more, this is the podcast for you.

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Episodes

Season 2

In this episode, Marty chats with fellow CWA Top 50 Influential in Ag winners about strategic planning, digitization, mentorship, and the future of agriculture.

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In this episode, Marty talks to lawyer Eric Dalke about the importance of having a will and family communication in farm transition.

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In this episode, we talk about what to consider in “pre-transition” and determining your farm’s viability to support both generations early in the process.

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In this episode, Marty and Dave Semmelink talk the pros of leasing, adding value to your operation, seizing opportunity and staying true to yourself through it all.

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In this episode, Marty and dairy farmer Ashley Brown talk technology, risk mitigation, diversification, keeping the family legacy and falling in love with her “girls."

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In this episode, Kenneth Carrier shares how he uses the skills from his former life in marketing and finance to run two successful apple orchards.

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In this episode, Sherri Pauls shares her experiences of marrying into agriculture and how resiliency, regular farm meetings and humour helped her along the way.

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Season 1

In this episode, Marty Seymour talks with Aimée Ferré Stang about finding her place on the farm and the balancing act it takes to also raise a family and grow her off-farm career.

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Following your farming dream is something Ben Campbell of Grazed Right Ranch knows well. Find out what goes into successful small scale farming and how you can start a farm from scratch.

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In this episode of FCC Knowledge Podcast: Talking Farm and Food we learn about surviving financial hard times with Todd Baker who owns a tree nursery in Ontario.

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Marty Seymour talks to Todd Payne of Asphodel Sheep Company about his journey from off-farm employment to purchasing Shepherd’s Choice, an industry-leading genetics operation.

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In this episode, we’ll learn more about this unique industry and Carol Poole's path to business success. How do alpacas survive a Prairie summer?

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