Cab Conversations: Get Growing No. 8

In this week’s episode, Meghan Grebner, Indiana Farm Director, talks to three farmers from Michigan, Minnesota and Nebraska about the recent rains across the corn belt and how they handle planting with challenging conditions. Zach Hunnicutt, Aurora, Nebraska Theresia Gillie, Hallock, Minnesota Carla Wardin, St. Johns, Michigan Show Notes: The conversation, making the best of your planting… Read more »

Cab Conversations: Get Growing No. 7

This week in Get Growing, Meghan Grebner, Indiana Farm Director, talks with farmers from Texas, South Dakota and Michigan about their planting progress, weather conditions, crop insurance and the Avian flu. Keith Alverson, Chester, South Dakota Matt Hinderer, Chelsea, Michigan Darrell Glaser, Rogers, Texas Show Notes:  The Conversation, Mother Nature and “working in windows” Meghan Grebner: Asks Darrell about… Read more »

Cab Conversations, Get Growing No. 6

This week in Get Growing, Meghan Grebner, Indiana Farm Director, talks with farmers from the I-states, about which technologies can help farmers better tell their agricultural stories. Brian Scott,  Indiana Erin Brenneman, Washington, Iowa Thomas Titus, Elkhart, Illinois Show Notes: Incorporating Technology into Telling your Story Meghan Grebner: Makes introductions and asks the group to tell a bit about how… Read more »

Cab Conversations, Get Growing No. 5

This week Meghan Grebner, Indiana Farm Director, talks to farmers about how the weather has impacted their crops, what they’re expecting from the rest of the season, and how their work crews enhance their operations. Cannon Michael, Los Banos, California Jay Hill, Las Cruces, New Mexico Adam Casner, Carrollton, Missouri Show Notes:  Meghan Grebner: She… Read more »

Cab Conversations, Get Growing No. 4

In this week’s episode, Meghan Grebner, Indiana Farm Director, talks to three farmers from Michigan, Minnesota and Nebraska about spring planting and being voices for accuracy in agriculture. Zach Hunnicutt, Aurora, Nebraska Theresia Gillie, Hallock, Minnesota Carla Wardin, St. Johns, Michigan Show Notes: The conversation, multi-generation farming, planting, fighting misconceptions  Meghan Grebner: She begins by asking Carla to talk… Read more »

Cab Conversations: Get Growing No. 3

This week in Get Growing, Meghan Grebner, Indiana Farm Director, talks with farmers from Texas, South Dakota and Michigan about their planting seasons, weather conditions and the Avian flu. Keith Alverson, Chester, South Dakota Matt Hinderer, Chelsea, Michigan Darrell Glaser, Rogers, Texas Show Notes:  The Conversation, weather, illness, and how they impact production Meghan Grebner:… Read more »

Cab Conversations: Get Growing No. 2

This week in Get Growing, Meghan Grebner, Indiana Farm Director, talks with farmers from the I-states, about social media and other technologies that help them tell the farming story. Brian Scott,  Indiana Erin Brenneman, Washington, Iowa Thomas Titus, Elkhart, Illinois Show Notes: The Conversation, How to share the farm story Meghan Grebner: Makes introductions and asks… Read more »

Cab Conversations: Get Growing No. 1

Brownfield’s spring series, Cab Conversations returns with a diverse group of farmers.  To kick off the series, Indiana Farm Director, Meghan Grebner is joined by: Cannon Michael, Los Banos, California Jay Hill, Las Cruces, New Mexico Adam Casner, Carrollton, Missouri Show Notes: The conversation, water: Meghan Grebner: Asks farmers to talk about the struggles they’ve had… Read more »

The role of water in production agriculture

Farmers from California, New Mexico and Missouri all raise very different crops but all have one very similar concern – water and how it relates to their productivity. Central California farmer Cannon Michael says after four years of drought they’ve had to make significant changes to their operation.  “About a third of our farm is… Read more »

Cab Conversations: Get Growing No. 7

Show Notes, Cab Conversations: Get Growing No. 7 Brownfield’s spring series of Cab Conversations returns for the 7th episode of Get Growing. Joining Indiana Farm Director Meghan Grebner today are: Judi Graff of Middleton, Illinois Adam Casner of Carrollton, Missouri Zach Hunnicutt of Aurora Nebraska David Lowe of Dunkirk, Indiana Allen Ett of Ashville, Ohio… Read more »