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 [...]

From City Girl to The Rural Woman Podcast Host: Why Telling Ag Stories Matters

From City Girl to The Rural Woman Podcast Host: Why Telling Ag Stories Matters

Hey all, I had the privilege of writing a guest blog post for my girl Erika Jaeger over at 4F Farms. Erika is a farmer, rancher, wife, and mama to three little ones. She helps farm families learn how to balance their FAITH, FAMILY, FARM, and FRIENDSHIPS. Head on over to 4F Farm blog to [...]

Peace out, 2018!

It's our second wedding anniversary today! I can't believe it has already been two years of marriage to my Farmer. I look at these two pictures and just have a good belly laugh. So much has changed in the last two years for me. I went from a full-time desk job to running tractors and [...]

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, [...]

My Kitchen Essentials

Good morning! I got up this morning to take Charlie for her walk and it was actually a bit chilly outside. It's a nice break from the +44 degree Celsius we had earlier this week. It felt like we were walking through an oven! Thank goodness for air conditioning. Harvest 18 has slowly started on [...]