The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 68 – Transition Planning with Agriculture Transition Specialist, Annessa Good: Part 2

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 68 – Transition Planning with Agriculture Transition Specialist, Annessa Good: Part 2

On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast you’ll get to hear the much anticipated part 2 of my interview with Annessa Good. Annessa is an Agriculture Transition Specialist at Farm Credit Canada where she helps people start the transition conversation, giving them the tools and resources to work towards goals that keep their [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 66 – Growing the Next Generation of Farmers with Dana Penrice

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 66 – Growing the Next Generation of Farmers with Dana Penrice

On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast you’ll meet Dana Penrice. Dana is the Prairie Program Manager for the Young Agrarians which  is a farmer to farmer educational resource network for new and young ecological, organic and regenerative farmers in Canada. Dana works with a great team of community facilitators to help grow [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 54 – Preserving Rural Community in The Maritimes with Alicia Parsons Lushington

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 54 – Preserving Rural Community in The Maritimes with Alicia Parsons Lushington

On this week's episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, you'll meet Alicia Parsons Lushington. Alicia grew up in rural Nova Scotia surrounded by chickens, horses, dairy cows, honey bees and gardens and woods. She attended the Nova Scotia Agricultural College first with thoughts of becoming a vet but soon distracted by the world of plants [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 53 – Focusing on Holistic Management and Regenerative Agriculture with Becky Doherty

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 53 –  Focusing on Holistic Management and Regenerative Agriculture with Becky Doherty

On this week's episode of The Rural Woman Podcast you'll meet Becky Doherty. Becky became a first generation farmer back in 2016 when she and her husband John, along with their two young kids Cadence and Keagan , bought a farm and started Stonepost Farms. They are a mixed operation offering pasture raised meats, naturally [...]

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, [...]