Gord Grant and Mark Reusser are in the studio today, the first day of 2019. The Agriculture Show has been on the air since Jan 2012. Gord and Mark were the first guests, and have returned every year for each new season. Our playlist:
Peter Sykanda is our guest today. Peter is a policy analyst at www.ofa.on.ca We had a lot of great music to choose from. We’ll have to get some of the tunes that a band he gigs with on the station playlist as well. Our playlist:
George Klosler is our guest today. George works for www.fcc.ca We talk about the service FCC does for agriculture. There is a local event sponsored by FCC called Ignite on Nov 21. https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ignite-fcc-young-farmer-summit-kitchener-registration-50006554952 . Our playlist:
Marcia Ruby, Zhenzhong Si, and Steffanie Scott are in the studio today. Steffanie and Zhenzhong have a book coming out called Organic Food & Farming in China. The book launch is on November 22 in Environment 1, room 221. Our Playlist:
A Bite of China Soundtrack–彩蝶舞夏 (Roc Chen)
Light In The Sky by We Banjo 3
The Frozen World by Emile Simon
from Celtic Colours Celtic Summit 2010 ,, J.P. Cormier and Tim Edy
The Waterloo Federation of Agriculture had their 2018 AGM at Puddicombe House in New Hamburg. There were many presenters. Mark Reusser VP Ontario Federation of Agriculture, Ken Seiling Regional Chair, Les Armstrong mayor of Wilmot Township, John Drummond Waterloo 4-H, Susan Martin Waterloo Rural Women, Gord Grant MSR for Waterloo, Wellington and Dufferin, and guest speaker Wendell Schumm. Catch his ag podcasts at https://www.facebook.com/OntarioAgCast/
Harold Rudy is our guest today. Harold’s career for 30 years has been at www.ontariosoilcrop.org/ He has written a book called The Soil Fixers. https://books.friesenpress.com/store/title/119734000058775349/Harold-B.-Rudy-The-Soil-Fixers The book launch is on Tuesday evening November 13 at Cutten Fields Guelph. Our playlist is from the band Shepherd’s Knot. They are an Irish/Celtic band. Check them out on Facebook and Youtube. Rudy is a musician in this group.
Paul Schultz and Steve Ashton are todays guests for The Agriculture Show. Steve brings us our story and music, while Paul mans our video feed. Steve works out of www.reeveandcompany.com and he gigs around town with his guitar. Our Playlist:
Shane Jantzi, Steve Denys, and Leigh Hudson were 3 of 7 speakers from www.maizex.com The other speakers were Dave Baute, Adam Parker, Greg Stewart, and Kurt Van Will. Great song suggestions, but no more bandwidth left to play ’em.
Jim Irvine, Devon Homick, Brian Henze, Bruce Thomson, and Tim Laatsch all come by our “live to air” table. We are at the Bringing You What’s Next In Your Field The 2018 Tour. Check out www.fspartners.ca and www.greatlakesgrain.com
Laura Green, Linda Humphries, and Katherine Grieve visit our studio today. Oxford 4-H is our topic. We have music, guest bios, and talking about agriculture and 4-H. We drill in on 4-H as a youth activity in Ontario, as a club in Oxford County, and about a new club about media this year. Our playlist:
Wendell Schumm and Christine Schoonderwoerd of www.wfs.ca are back in the studio. Wendell and Christine were last here for http://radiowaterloo.ca/episode-147-agriculture-show You can check out their podcasts at https://soundcloud.com/user-725843201 or at https://www.farmruralag.com/category/ontario-agcast Our playlist: