The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 140 – Creating a Farrow to Finish Operation with Kelly Worthington

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 140 – Creating a Farrow to Finish Operation with Kelly Worthington

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/3c306ff4-ecdf-49f7-bcb9-2952fdc50e2e/RuralWoman-EP140.mp3 Creating a Farrow to Finish Operation with Kelly Worthington Kelly Worthington and her husband, Jon Lendvoy bought their farm in the Fall of 2010 just east of Carstairs. Kelly was an avid horse girl with always the desire for breeding and Jon an outdoorsman, hunter and fisherman. Not long into renovations, they decided they [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 139 – The Path to Becoming a Little More Self Reliant with Ashley Constance

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 139 – The Path to Becoming a Little More Self Reliant with Ashley Constance

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/0d4706e2-f703-425c-8b4e-bafebce26bf4/RuralWoman-EP139.mp3 The Path to Becoming a Little More Self Reliant with Ashley Constance Ashley is a first-generation homesteader who moved from the big city to pursue more self-reliance on a 3 acre homestead in central Alberta. Along with her husband, she raises laying hens, meat chickens and meat rabbits, grows a large food garden, and is [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 133 – Shifting Focus: Rebranding the Family Farm with Hannah Miller

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 133 – Shifting Focus: Rebranding the Family Farm with Hannah Miller

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/62b830de-1fd8-40be-bd06-348084b2951d/RuralWoman-EP133.mp3 Shifting Focus: Rebranding the Family Farm with Hannah Miller On this week's episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, you'll meet Hannah Miller. Hannah is a 26-year-old farmer running her own business on her family's 175-acre farm in central Massachusetts. She has about 500 egg-laying chickens, 4 dairy cows that produce raw milk, and a [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 132 – The Next Generation of Agriculture with Mady Adamson

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 132 – The Next Generation of Agriculture with Mady Adamson

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/8c8604b2-1399-4839-af1a-f081a21c8ef3/ruralwoman-ep132.mp3 The Next Generation of Agriculture with Mady Adamson Mady Adamson is a 5th generation Saskatchewan grain farmer. She is passionate about ag education and sharing what she knows to her social media pages titled Learning About Ag With Mady. Mady is currently in grade 4 and in her spare time enjoys dancing, watching hockey [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 131 – Connecting Your Community to Their Food Sources with Kerri Giesbrecht

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 131 – Connecting Your Community to Their Food Sources with Kerri Giesbrecht

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/68c7dee4-33d0-48f1-91e7-6bea7d1c97bd/22-03-13-ruralwoman-ep131.mp3 Connecting Your Community to Their Food Sources with Kerri Giesbrecht On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast you will meet, Kerri Giesbrecht. From stilettos to rubber boots; Kerri was born and raised as a city girl that has turned a whole lot country thanks to her husband. Her farm is everything high [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 130 – Food Security and Building Diversity with Rachael Stewart

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 130 – Food Security and Building Diversity with Rachael Stewart

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/e659304d-196a-41d1-bb04-a1e97c07203e/ruralwoman-ep130.mp3 Food Security and Building Diversity with Rachael Stewart On this episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, we are chatting with Rachael Stewart! Rachael is the CEO of the Southwest Black Ranchers. In late 2020, Rachael and her family decided to take a leap of faith and bring their longtime dream into fruition – a [...]

Ep. 129 Extended – Behind the Scenes of Podcast Coaching with Kimberley Allan

Ep. 129 Extended –  Behind the Scenes of Podcast Coaching with Kimberley Allan

Behind the Scenes of Podcast Coaching with Kimberley Allan In this extended Episode 129, Kimberley and I talked about how we met that helped her get back on track on the podcast, and connect back to her WHY. Also, find out who is the remarkable Canadian Olympian she's friends with! Listen to Episode 129 and [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 129 -Creating Self-Sufficiency with Climate Changes with Kimberley Allan

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 129 -Creating Self-Sufficiency with Climate Changes with Kimberley Allan

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/43feec9e-f102-49fb-bb70-34148915cead/ruralwoman-ep129.mp3 Creating Self-Sufficiency with Climate Changes with Kimberley Allan This week on The Rural Woman Podcast, you will get to meet Kimberley Allan (@gatherfarmandkitchen). Kimberley owns Gather Farm & Kitchen in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island. Along with her partner, Dennis, and her daughters, they operate a 5 acre farm and business. Kimberley grew [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 128 -Starting a Homestead Where You’re At with Natalie Green

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 128 -Starting a Homestead Where You’re At with Natalie Green

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/dec34829-f89c-4d7a-8a96-502aa778315b/22-02-22-ruralwoman-ep128-adfree.mp3 Starting a Homestead Where You’re At with Natalie Green On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast you will meet Natalie Green, a passionate homesteader with a one-acre farm in Richmond, VA.  When Natalie and her husband moved to their home 3 years ago Natalie knew she  wanted a big garden and a [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 127 – How to Handle Burnout on the Farm with Erica Leniczek

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 127 – How to Handle Burnout on the Farm with Erica Leniczek

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/61316e6d-1636-4113-a76f-ca80a02440d2/22-02-15-ruralwoman-ep127-adfree.mp3 How to Handle Burnout on the Farm with Erica Leniczek On this episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, you’ll meet Erica Leniczek. Erica is the owner, face and name behind The Brand Erica and the host of The Rural Mindset Podcast™. Erica is a personal development specialist and mental health coach who helps people [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 125 – Creating a Homemade Life with Kate Schat

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 125 – Creating a Homemade Life with Kate Schat

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/2f683f93-0c93-4a33-a642-d682e7c5a793/22-01-31-ruralwoman-ep125-adfree.mp3 Creating a Homemade Life with Kate Schat On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, you’ll meet Kate Schat. Kate, along with her husband and five children, have always enjoyed living a homemade life whenever possible. After moving 1000 miles north in 2017 to Northern BC, Canada they upped their game even more. [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 124 – Against the Grain: Advocating for Women in Ag with Megz Reynolds

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 124 – Against the Grain: Advocating for Women in Ag with Megz Reynolds

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/226fab64-c29f-462e-9db3-aebbcbf78b63/22-01-18-ruralwoman-ep124-adfree.mp3 Against the Grain: Advocating for Women in Ag with Megz Reynolds On this episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, you’ll meet Megz Reynolds. Megz grew up in Calgary, AB and had a 10 year career in the Canadian film industry before trading film sets for tractor cabs and moving to a grain farm in [...]

Maybe You Can Relate – Episode 5: The one about setting goals

Maybe You Can Relate – Episode 5: The one about setting goals

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/36756570-1896-4fd4-81a9-24830b71d8ec/mycr-ep005-teaser.mp3 The one about setting goals On this episode of Maybe You Can Relate, I’ll be speaking about setting goals for 2022. I have had the great privilege to sit down with some amazingly brilliant female entrepreneurs over the last couple of months where we’ve been able to chat all things goal setting and I [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 123 – Waste Not Wool with Leanna Maksymiuk

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 123 – Waste Not Wool with Leanna Maksymiuk

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/a0d80fa4-104b-411c-9e72-b466595da8ae/22-01-12-ruralwoman-ep123-withprepostmusic.mp3 Waste Not Wool with Leanna Maksymiuk Leanna Maksymiuk along with her family own Lone Sequoia Ranch just outside of Lumby BC. As a first generation rancher she wasn’t even sure she wanted sheep but accidentally fell in love with her daughters 4H ewe and that was it! Her flock of Navajo-Churro sheep make up [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 122 – The Power of Rural Women in Entrepreneurship with Erin & Jan Johnson

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 122 – The Power of Rural Women in Entrepreneurship with Erin & Jan Johnson

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/40ab00f5-1ab4-4de2-82a3-34dad97dc0be/22-04-05-ruralwoman-ep122-adfree.mp3 The Power of Rural Women in Entrepreneurship with Erin & Jan Johnson Jan and Erin Johnson, the mother-daughter duo, have been working together on a winding entrepreneurial journey for over 20 years. They are the founders of Trailblazher Co. – a lifestyle and business hub for enterprising, rural women AND Trailblazher Magazine - quarterly [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 121 – Supporting the Next Generation of Somali American Farmers with Naima Dhore

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 121 – Supporting the Next Generation of Somali American Farmers with Naima Dhore

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/e212ec18-cba7-4aa6-8269-8953deb55e15/21-12-07-ruralwoman-ep121.mp3 Supporting the Next Generation of Somali American Farmers with Naima Dhore On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, you’ll meet Naima Dhore. Naima is a first-generation farmer, activist and educator committed to look after mother earth and community building. She is the Program Director at Somali American Farmers Association and owner of [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 118 – Ranch Life Post Cancer Diagnosis with Annabel Morgan

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 118 – Ranch Life Post Cancer Diagnosis with Annabel Morgan

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/d46dcce8-dbbe-4f58-89fa-f8004167afc7/21-11-16-ruralwoman-ep118.mp3 Ranch Life Post Cancer Diagnosis with Annabel Morgan On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast we’re catching up with my dear friend, Annabel Morgan (@montanaranchwife). Annabel and her family produce pasture raised commercial  beef and replacement heifers on their 5th generation ranch in beautiful Gallatin County, Montana.  Today Annabel shares with us [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Bonus Episode – Cultivating Capital: How to Use Online Marketing to Grow Your Farm with Kelsey Jorissen Olesen

The Rural Woman Podcast Bonus Episode – Cultivating Capital: How to Use Online Marketing to Grow Your Farm with Kelsey Jorissen Olesen

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/c2064c69-329b-4d19-85b2-cef39995c87e/21-11-02-ruralwoman-bonusepisode.mp3 Cultivating Capital: How to Use Online Marketing to Grow Your Farm with Kelsey Jorissen Olesen On today’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, you’ll hear from a familiar farmer, Kelsey Jorissen Olesen (@kelseyjorissen). Kelsey was on the podcast previously talking all about her farm Green Willow Homestead. You can head back to Episode 7 [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 116 – Overcoming Limiting Beliefs: The Road to Becoming a Farmer with Rhonda Kesslering

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 116 – Overcoming Limiting Beliefs: The Road to Becoming a Farmer with Rhonda Kesslering

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/adce84fc-a06c-4dc8-8495-1b7040364ce5/21-10-25-ruralwoman-ep116.mp3 Overcoming Limiting Beliefs: The Road to Becoming a Farmer with Rhonda Kesslering On this episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, you’ll meet Rhonda Kesslering (@rhonda_kesslering). Rhonda grew up on a multigenerational grain farm in South Central Saskatchewan. The youngest of three kids, she was raised by entrepreneurial parents who together grew registered seed and [...]

Maybe You Can Relate – Episode 3: The one where we define ourselves

Maybe You Can Relate – Episode 3: The one where we define ourselves

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/be42f916-24e1-46be-bba5-130e15cba564/mycr-ep003-teaserepisode-libsyn.mp3 The one where we define ourselves On this episode of Maybe You Can Relate, I’ll be speaking about a situation that happened recently online that caused quite a stir up in Agriculture. To hear the full episode, head on over to Patreon.com and join the Patreon Community. Maybe You Can Relate is a Patreon [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 112 – More Than Just a Farmer’s Wife with Stacy Bronec

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 112 – More Than Just a Farmer’s Wife with Stacy Bronec

https://traffic.libsyn.com/secure/theruralwomanpodcast/21_08_05_RuralWoman_EP112.mp3 More Than Just a Farmer’s Wife with Stacy Bronec On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, you’ll meet Stacy Bronec. Stacy grew up in a small town in Wyoming, and fully planned to become a "city girl" after college. She envisioned a life of high heels, a high-rise apartment, and take-out on [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 93 – Sowing Seeds of Wellness Through Sustainability & Self-care with Siri Lorece

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 93 – Sowing Seeds of Wellness Through Sustainability & Self-care with Siri Lorece

https://traffic.libsyn.com/secure/theruralwomanpodcast/21_02_28_RuralWoman_EP093.mp3 Sowing Seeds of Wellness Through Sustainability & Self-care with Siri Lorece Siri Lorece is a vocalist, musician, urban grower, podcast host and registered yoga teacher. She spends her time cultivating her start-up urban family farm, Creative Arts Farm in Los Angeles, CA. Their farm mission is Sowing Seeds of Wellness through sustainability & self-care [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 41 – The heART of the Farm with Amanda Griffey

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 41 – The heART of the Farm with Amanda Griffey

On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, you’ll hear from Amanada Griffey who is a 6th generation farmer, farm wife, boy mom and artist. She farms with her 3rd generation farmer husband, Thomas, on his family’s grain, hay, and beef cattle farm in East central Indiana Amanda Griffey | Bio Amanda Griffey is [...]

10 Things I Have Learned About Sharing My Ag Story Online

10 Things I Have Learned About Sharing My Ag Story Online

I recently celebrated my third anniversary of sharing my story in agriculture online! If you've been around for a while then you may recall some of the changes and additions that have been made throughout those three years. I started this journey out over on Instagram with the handle @FarmWifeyBlog. From there, I grew to [...]

Happy Anniversary (to me): Celebrating Three Years of Sharing my Ag Story Online

Happy Anniversary (to me): Celebrating Three Years of Sharing my Ag Story Online

January 20, 2017 I was sitting by the pool sipping my fruity adult beverage in Cabo nearing the end of my honeymoon. I spent two glorious weeks with my hubby soaking up all the tacos, tequila, and sunshine I could stand. Part of me wanted to stay forever and the other part of me was [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 39 – All About Healthy Soils and Regenerative Ag with Nicole Masters

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 39 – All About Healthy Soils and Regenerative Ag with Nicole Masters

https://chrt.fm/track/G8998/traffic.libsyn.com/secure/theruralwomanpodcast/Interview_with_Nicole_Masters_Edited.mp3 On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast you’ll hear from Nicole Masters who is an internationally-recognized Agroecologist dedicated to helping land managers regenerate soil health. Her mission is to help producers create vibrant, profitable, healthy food productions from the soil up. Nicole recently released a new book titled “For the Love of [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 27 – Inspiring and Encouraging Words from 25 Women in Agriculture: Part One

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 27 – Inspiring and Encouraging Words from 25 Women in Agriculture: Part One

On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast we’re going to take a look back on the past episodes. I have had the privilege of interviewing 25 incredible women in Ag and I have compiled some of the answers to my favourite questions I have asked my previous guests and put them into two [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Ep. 13 – Holistic Management with First Generation Farmer Ashley Armstrong

The Rural Woman Podcast Ep. 13 – Holistic Management with First Generation Farmer Ashley Armstrong

Hi friends! Thank you so much for checking out this week's episode of The Rural Woman Podcast. Today I am chatting with my friend and fellow Albertan, Ashley Armstrong. Ashley along with her husband, Clay, and kids run Armstong Acres, located near Hythe, Alberta. They raise cattle, pigs, meat chickens, and laying hens using holistic [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Ep.6 – Interview with Samantha Torres

The Rural Woman Podcast Ep.6 – Interview with Samantha Torres

On this week's episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, I had the pleasure of interviewing Samantha Torres AKA @FarmHairForever over on Instagram. Samantha is a homesteader from Wisconsin with a passion for growing food and raising animals. She is one of the most kind and caring women I have had the privilege of meeting on [...]

I am a Producer

I am a Producer

Pro·duc·er /prəˈd(y)ooser/ noun 1. a person, company, or country that makes, grows, or supplies goods or commodities for sale. "an oil producer" synonyms: manufacturer, maker, builder, constructor, fabricator,"a car producer" grower, farmer "coffee producers" In the Spring of 2018, the Farmer and I attended a few different farming conferences. One of the session that we both found interesting was about rotational grazing, [...]