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 126 – Postpartum Depression and Farming  with Esther Vandenhoven

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 126 – Postpartum Depression and Farming  with Esther Vandenhoven

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/9bcf4c17-bc0b-41a4-848f-6c98b5827672/22-02-02-ruralwoman-ep126-adfree.mp3 Postpartum Depression and Farming  with Esther Vandenhoven On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, you’ll meet Esther Vandenhoven. Esther is a first generation farmer who, along with her husband and two kids, run a 300 head sheep farm in Rimbey, Alberta. Esther grew up in Northern British Columbia and attended Olds College [...]

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 120 – Starting a Farm in 2020 with Karri Munn-Venn

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 120 – Starting a Farm in 2020 with Karri Munn-Venn

https://podcasts.captivate.fm/media/7fe6e571-1ec0-4cae-806e-ed34e593fcbf/21-11-29-ruralwoman-ep120.mp3 Starting a Farm in 2020 with Karri Munn-Venn On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, you’ll meet Karri Munn-Venn. Karri is the co-owner and head shepherd at Fermes Leystone Farms located on unceded Algonquin territory in west Québec. She shares this piece of paradise with her fabulous husband Trefor, two teenage sons, [...]

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 71 – Farming & Homeschooling with Julia Wells

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 71 – Farming & Homeschooling with Julia Wells

https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/15746786/height/360/theme/standard/thumbnail/yes/direction/backward/ Julia Wells runs The Humble Hive Homestead, a small diverse farm in Central Oklahoma with her husband Kaleb and their two boys. Julia is a Jersey girl turned Okie, who got bit by the farming bug when she moved to Oklahoma and got a few backyard chickens for fresh eggs. Kaleb’s background in FFA, [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 70 – Live Your Big Life with Dallas James

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 70 – Live Your Big Life with Dallas James

https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/15702458/height/360/theme/standard/thumbnail/yes/direction/backward/ On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast you’ll meet Dallas James. Dallas is a farmer which is something that she never thought she’d say. A former professional musician, mom to three and wife to a police officer she was ready for a life change once she hit 40! Born in Europe to [...]

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 Ep. 24 – We Drink, We Farm & We Podcast: Two Part Interview with Sam Bolton and Bev Ross

The Rural Woman Podcast Ep. 24 – We Drink, We Farm & We Podcast: Two Part Interview with Sam Bolton and Bev Ross

On this week's episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, I have the privilege of interviewing two amazing ladies, Sam Boulton and Bev Ross. These ladies host their own podcast called We Drink & We Farm Things. A farm comedy podcast where they drink adult beverages, farm, and give zero clucks about not having the perfect [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Ep. 23: AKA – Ask Katelyn Anything

The Rural Woman Podcast Ep. 23:  AKA – Ask Katelyn Anything

On this week's episode of The Rural Woman Podcast I am answering listener questions! I asked on Instagram, Facebook, and The Rural Woman Podcast Community group what they wanted to know about me. Thank you so much for all of your great questions! I hope y'all enjoy getting to know a little bit more about [...]

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 [...]

How to Help Control The Gopher Population Without The Use of Chemicals

How to Help Control The Gopher Population Without The Use of Chemicals

Well my friends, as I sit here this morning thinking about my life never did I EVER think I'd be making an info graphic on how to help control the gopher population without the use of chemicals but HERE I AM! 😂 I had an OVERWHELMING response yesterday from my Instagram post asking all about [...]

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, [...]

What is FOPO?

What is FOPO?

Ah - modern day abbreviations (also known as slang). YOLO, BAE, MCM, TBT, and FOMO only to name a few.  Since I am technically in the millennial generation, I should know what most of these mean. But to be honest,  I sometimes need to use The Google to look them up. I recently learned a [...]

Farm Wife Fail

Farm Wife Fail

Good morning and Happy Monday!! Do the words 'Happy' and 'Monday' go together for you? Or is it the opposite? I think Monday's get a pretty bad rap, but I'll admit today has been a doozy so far. My Farmer left last week, in the middle of a blizzard, to head down south to go [...]