#164 – Rachelle Meyer – Running a Farm and Raising a Family

#164 – Rachelle Meyer – Running a Farm and Raising a Family

Rachelle and her family are crushing it at life and farming down in Southeast Minnesota! Rachelle talks about how they manage to run a dairy farm, tend to 500 goats, 800 sheep, raise stocker cattle, run a direct market business, and raise a family with 7 kids! If you...

#141 – Joel Salatin – Successful Farming

#141 – Joel Salatin – Successful Farming

Podcast Episode #141Episode #141 Joel Salatin is one of the most popular farmers in the world. He has written 16 books, is the editor of the Stockman Grass Farmer, and owns and operates the popular Polyface Farm. We discuss his farm, how he monetizes agritourism and...

#140 – Rachel Twogood – Raising Crops, Cattle, and a Family

#140 – Rachel Twogood – Raising Crops, Cattle, and a Family

Podcast Episode #140Episode #140 Rachel and her husband farm and ranch in Nebraska and have a diversified operation consisting of no-till crops, organic crops, cow/calf enterprises as well as a grass finishing and direct-to-consumer business. We discuss these...

#138 – Tom Krawiec – Ranching Like a 12 Year Old

#138 – Tom Krawiec – Ranching Like a 12 Year Old

Podcast Episode #138Episode #138 Tom is author of the book "Ranching Like a 12 Year Old" where he shares his story of developing a ranch template to help simplify the management of a ranch to improve lifestyle and to allow for the opportunity to scale. He shares how...

#137 – Chris Baggot – Grazing Profitably on Cropland

#137 – Chris Baggot – Grazing Profitably on Cropland

Podcast Episode #137Episode #137 Chris is a first generation farmer who has managed to grow a large and successful direct marketing enterprise and grazing based farm on row crop land in Indiana. Just in that statement their are a number of things many would say are...

#136 – Jared Luhman – Q&A

#136 – Jared Luhman – Q&A

Podcast Episode #136Episode #136 I get questions from folks quite often via email or social media. I appreciate people reaching out and over the years a few questions have come up multiple times that I thought might be nice to address via the podcast. I'm happy to...

#135 – Al Dewit – Ranching Everywhere

#135 – Al Dewit – Ranching Everywhere

Podcast Episode #135Episode #135 Al and his family have a pretty unique ranching story. He started in Indiana as a crop farmer and had the opportunity to take over a ranch there, he later moved and built a ranch in Oklahoma followed by moving again and building...

#134 – Clint Fischer – Farm Succession

#134 – Clint Fischer – Farm Succession

Podcast Episode #134Episode #134 Clint is an ag business advisor who acts as a third party board member for farms and ranches. Today we discuss some of the experiences he's had in this role, we discuss succession and much more. Resources Mentioned:University...

#133 – Carl Whitworth – Goat Grazing at Scale

#133 – Carl Whitworth – Goat Grazing at Scale

Podcast Episode #133Episode #133 Carl and his family own a diverse farm and ranch operation. They implement no-till and cover crops on their farmland and manage goats in multiple states! Resources Mentioned:Ranching for ProfitHerd Quitter Podcast As always, check us...

#132 – Kit Pharo – Kit’s Big Concern

#132 – Kit Pharo – Kit’s Big Concern

Podcast Episode #132Episode #132 Even with record prices, many are not finding the best of times as good as they would expect. Operations dependent on high levels of feed inputs, a full fleet of equipment and an abundance of labor are feeling the effects of inflation...

#131 – Sean McGrath – Profitable Cow/Calf in Canada

#131 – Sean McGrath – Profitable Cow/Calf in Canada

Podcast Episode #131Episode #131 Sean McGrath is a Canadian rancher running cattle in an environment where most people have to feed 200+ days a year yet feeding less than many do in the southern United States. We discuss how he has made cow/calf production profitable...

#130 – Jordan Thomas

#130 – Jordan Thomas

Podcast Episode #130Episode #130 My first conversation with Jordan was way back on episode 80 and he generated a lot of good discussion! Today we dig into some of those topics about how to build a bullet proof low input business model to increase profitability on your...

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