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Podcast 050

The SharkFarmer Podcast - Mandy Rizzo… ignorance isn’t malicious
May 2, 2017

Mandy Rizzo has some good lessons for the rest of us on how to deal with ignorant people.... because ignorance isn’t malicious. From her experience with Autism to a really bad joke... this one has it all

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Time Stamps: 5:22 Mandy is the podcast molder
10:30 Raising a kid with Autism
25:32 Scared into organic
36:49 Ignorance isn’t malicious
56:22 Another bad joke

Podcast 049

The SharkFarmer Podcast - Chad Ingels tuggin away at heartstrings
Apr 25, 2017

Chad Ingels talks about how wonderful life is raising two children with Down’s Syndrome. He talks about the total experience, from fear to pride, and why he openly shares pictures on social media. Plus, cover crops and sitting on board of directors.

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Time stamps:
4:41 Chicks dig a dude that plays the saxophone
11:00 Raising children with Down’s Syndrome
32:52 friggin cover crops
39:14 Board after board after board


Podcast 048

The SharkFarmer Podcast - Jill Burkhardt proves hippies tell bad jokes
Apr 18, 2017

No added hormones, no antibiotics, and no ability to tell a good joke… Listen as Jill tells us about farming in Alberta

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Time stamps:
11:47 No added hormones, no antibiotics
18:41 Chipotle inspectors
32:47 Fava beans with a nice chianti
37:57 Food allergies
44:00 Worst joke ever

Podcast 047

Nate Chittenden... ya I know
Apr 11, 2017

Nate Chittenden should be banned from Snapchat. However, he does some very good things for agriculture. Giving tours of his dairy is a high priority.

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Time stamps:
8:19 79 cent milk
15:17 He was gonna be a doctor???
20:05 How a farm survives the parents’ divorce
35:28 giving the yutes tours
42:39 dealing with social media trolls


Podcast 046

Natalie Newell will cut you
Apr 04, 2017

Natalie Newell is a mom that doesn’t put up with fear mongering celebrity activist. So much so that she is making a movie promoting common sense in food science, vaccines, and children’s health. Plus we rip on the stupid decision Cargill has made.

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Time stamps:
5:40 GFY Cargill
18:05 Who is this skeptic woman?
23:52 oh…. I’ll just make a movie
28:48 no vaccines???
36:07 What every parent should see
40:13 best social media to reach moms


Podcast 045

Belinda Bowman isn't completely heartless
Mar 28, 2017

Belinda Bowman had a life changing experience when she went to Africa to help people feed themselves. Her charity has transferred over to trying to help the victims of the wildfires.
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Time stamps:
4:29 Wildfire fund raising
14:25 It’s only Africa
28:25 GMOs in Africa
37:36 How she came back to the farm
42:51 Being a chick in ag


Podcast 044

Trent Cadra - Going through the wildfires
Mar 21, 2017

Trent Cadra is a rancher in Texas who was struck by the wildfires. Although you really wouldn't know it by talking to him. Even with suffering a loss he is focused on others.
Special thanks to Julie Tomascik

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Podcast 043

Jerod McDaniel and myths of bottle feeding pics
Mar 14, 2017

Jerod McDaniel completely destroys the good feelings that I would get when someone would post a picture of a bottle-feeding calf. He’s got an amazing story of taking over the farm at the age of 18.

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Time stamps:
7:00 are agvocates being used
14:22 bottle feeding calves
23:22 taking over at 18
43:12 BTFD TV
54:00 corn contest


Podcast 042

Katie Hancock drives Xena Warrior Princess
Mar 07, 2017

Katie Hancock is a farmer from Kentucky and doesn’t like hunting. Plus she is raising Satan’s chickens

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Time stamps:
7:12 Katie doesn’t like hunting
19:15 Chickens from the 7th circle of Hell
22:41 Buying out the family farm
32:21 Spouse working for medical insurance
35:41 She calls her call Xena Warrior Princess
42:51 How are farm wives viewed
45:54 Elevator speeches are canned


Podcast 041

Andy Pasztor confuses me
Feb 28, 2017

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10:03 Andy's pickle
16:35 ginseng is in viagra
20:27 #andyclean
24:45 Chris Soules is the best agvocate ever
28:35 #reallifefarmer
44:30 Andy's much taller cousin