The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 63 – Grass Fed Before It Was Cool with Kyle Brisendin

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 63 – Grass Fed Before It Was Cool with Kyle Brisendin

On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, you’ll meet Kyle Brisendine. Kyle began farming at age 5 when she bought her first sheep with money she saved.  The next year she showed her first registered ewe against the adults in the open class because she was too young for 4-H.  Fast forward a [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 57 – From Fashion to Farming: The Journey to Carbon Beneficial Wool with Star Hoerauf

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 57 – From Fashion to Farming: The Journey to Carbon Beneficial Wool with Star Hoerauf

On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, you’ll meet fashionista turned first generation Farmer Star Hoerauf. Star worked in the clothing and fashion industry for many years before she made the jump into farming where she began raising Blue Faced Lester sheep. She says there have always been three key elements throughout her [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 49 – Raising Gotland Sheep with Kim Goodling

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 49 – Raising Gotland Sheep with Kim Goodling

On this week's episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, you'll hear from Kim Goodling. Kim is shepherd to a flock of Gotland sheep on a hillside farm in Vermont. Kim and her husband began homesteading many years ago as a way to provide healthy food for their family,  live a self sufficient lifestyle, and participate in Vermont's rich [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 25: Adventures in Sheep Farming with Sandi Brock

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 25: Adventures in Sheep Farming with Sandi Brock

On this week's episode of The Rural Woman Podcast we get to hear from Canadian sheep farmer Sandi Brock. Born and raised on a dairy farm in Paris, Ontario Canada, Sandi may have resented early morning milking before school, explaining to her homeroom teacher that she was late because a calf was stuck in delivery. [...]