S01E01 - Growing the Future with Terry Aberhart

Terry and Dan talk family farms, cold showers, and precision agriculture.

S01E02 - Growing the Future with Jeff Bennett

Dan talks with Ag Twitter guru Jeff Bennett about social media, Superbowl commercials, and the benefits (or not) of benchmarking.

S01E03 - Growing the Future with Cory Willness

Industry expert Cory Willness shares wisdom gained from years of experience testing soils and following the data.

S01E04 - Growing the Future with Brennan Turner

From small town Saskatchewan, to Wall Street and back; this young entrepreneur shares his journey towards the creation of FarmLead.com, North America’s Grain Marketplace.

S01E05 - Growing the Future with Siere

Co-Authors of two books and founders of their own business consulting agency, Cathy Snelgrove and Jeff Rozier share their experiences in entrepreneurship, small business, and exponential growth.

S01E06 - Growing the Future with Robert Saik

Founder of numerous businesses in the Ag world, Professional Agrologist and Certified Agricultural Consultant; Rob Saik talks innovation, leadership, and mental health.

S01E07 - Growing the Future with Katelyn Duncan

Katelyn Duncan covers a vast array of topics including but not limited to the Four Agreements, sustainability in agriculture, fitness, mental health, spraying, her musical proclivities, and marrying a rich farmer.

S01E08 - Growing the Future with Ryan Watt

Ryan shows the true meaning of determination as he shares his journey to a healthier, happier self: #75Hard challenge.

S01E09 - Growing the Future with Jonathan Small at AgSmart

We talk with Jonathan Small, Chief Research Officer for Global Ag Risk at the Ag Smart Event in Olds AB about technology, the history of BSE, harnessing the ascendency of the consumer, why non - GMO labels work on consumers, the inception of GARS, what he learned in 25 years of succession planning, and how the GARS model works as a financial snapshot for your farm!

S01E10 - Growing the Future with Dean Klippenstine at AgSmart

Dean Klippenstine is the National Crops Leader for MNP. We chatted with Dean about the following: - Why Dean is a cool accountant - Dean’s farming background - Looking at a long term perspective on land in agriculture - Figuring out the vision of MNP to bring “infinite sustainability” - Balancing short term financial success with long term prospective on financials - Investing in fertility in rented land - Bringing the franchise model to agriculture - “the art of the possible” - Why the Liberals screwed up the trusts.

S01E11 - Growing the Future with Brennan Turner at AgSmart

In this second appearance on the show we discuss fake fame vs real relationships, the CBC actually admitting farmers in western Canada sequester carbon, the nature of influencer referrals, benchmarking self awareness in relationships, President Trump, how likely the apocalypse currently is, the nature of USDA reporting, Brennan’s current book choice, what’s next in farming, and what life would be like if he was on the Bachelorette.

S1E12 Growing the Future with Cherilyn Nagel AgSmart

Cherilyn covers all kind of interesting ground in this candid conversation telling all about her personal journey of embracing farming and agricultural debate from the fields of Saskatchewan to the worldwide stage and everything in between!

S1E13 Growing the Future with Brent Nicol at AgSmart

If you are trying to figure out precision Ag for your farm, this is one episode you won't want to miss. Terry Aberhart speaks with Brent Nicol about the new innovations coming in the Wild West of technology in Ag, what a techgronomist is, and how farmers can implement the tools that are out there to better their operation!

S1E14 Growing the Future with Brianna Elliot at AgSmart

In this conversation with Brianna Elliot, "techgronomist" at Olds College, we cover some new and interesting territory on what the faculty is pursuing with their new Smart Farm Program, and the end results they are looking for: marrying technology with boots on the ground for better decision making and higher profits!

Conversations that matter

The Growing the Future Podcast endeavors to spark conversations of innovation, reflection, and growth in the agriculture community.

Join us each month in our casual, face to face conversations with top names in North American agriculture.

Located in Brandon, Manitoba, Canada, we are grateful for the technology that allows us to speak with amazing folks all over the world.

 

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