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episode 274 agriculture show oct 6 2020

Autumn Unwin and Gabrielle Ferguson are the guests of The Agriculture Show for episode 274.   Autumn and Gabe work at rural leadership training and rural community development for The Rural Ontario Institute.   www.ruralontarioinstitute.ca   Our Playlist:

  • Walking On Sunshine by Katrina & The Waves
  • 6 Feet Apart by Luke Combs
  • Wavin’ Flag by K’naan
  • O’siem  by Susan Aglukark
  • Lost Together by Blue Rodeo

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episode 273 agriculture show sept 22 2020

Patrick Jilesen and Michael Keegan are the guests of The Agriculture Show today.  Pat and Mike both work at  www.michaelkeegan.ca    Our playlist:

  • Change by Blind Melon
  • Bobcaygeon by Tragically Hip
  • Hey Hey What Can I Do by Led Zeppelin
  • Are You Going My Way by Lenny Kravitz
  • Not  by  Big Thief

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episode 272 agriculture show sept 29 2020

Ross Wilson and Tim Cumming are our guests today. Ross and Tim work at the Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority   www.abca.ca  We are on site at one of their test plots to see the use of cover crops in 60′ corn rows.  Our playlist:

  • instrumental by Art Kennedy
  • Still I Survive by LJX
  • Smokin’ Gun by Adam Wendler
  • Blue Sky by The Ashgrove

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episode 271 agriculture show aug 11 2020

Jim Dyer returns to our studio today.  Jim speaks to a study that he co-authored called “Potential Role for Consumers to Reduce Canadian Agricultural GHG Emissions by Diversifying Animal Protein Sources.”  https://www.mdpi.com/2071-1050/12/13/5466  Jim did some “noodling” with his banjo built for him at  https://www.midnightspecial.ca/   Our playlist:

  • If A Tree Falls by Bruce Cockburn
  • Haven’t You Heard by Jim Dyer
  • Paradise by John Prine
  • “noodling in the studio” by Jim Dyer
  • Bad Moon Arising by CCR

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episode 270 agriculture show may 12 2020

Don Hilborn is our guest today with another remote production. Don and Sue operate a farm gate enterprise called Red Barn Berries

Our playlist:

  • Wolverton Mountain
  • Bohemian Rhapsody
  • Rasputin
  • Great Is Thy Faithfulness
  • Surfin’ USA

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episode 269 agriculture show april 28 2020

Kyle Smith is our guest today. Once again we are using  live remote rather than the studio.  Kyle keeps busy at Wellington County Museum and Archives.  Our playlist:

  • Star Witness by Neko Case
  • Million Dollar Bill by Dawes
  • Four Winds by Bright Eyes
  • Feeling Yourself Disintegrate by The Bad Plus with Wendy Lewis
  • No Use Tryin’ by Trampled By Turtles
  • Had Me A GIrl by The Civil Wars

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episode 268 agriculture show april 14 2020

Gord Grant is our guest today. Gord is the Member Service Representative for Waterloo, Wellington, and Dufferin counties on behalf of the www.ofa.on.ca  The studio at CKMS is closed and Gord has kindly offered to help with a remote live broadcast. We talk about the OFA’s president Keith Currie”s comments about the effects of the COVID pandemic on agriculture. Our playlist:

  • Honey Drippin’ Baby by Johnny Nicholas
  • Blue Collar by BTO
  • The Honey I Want by Suzie Vinnick
  • Who’s Gonna Feed Those Hogs by Tom T.  Hall
  • Honeyboo by Miss Angel

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episode 267 agriculture show march 3 2020

Kate Hamilton is our studio guest today. Kate brings us news of an event March 10 called Women in Agriculture.   The  Farm Credit Corporation is the sponsor for this event.  Our playlist:

  • Hand Me Downs – Arkells
  • Northern Lights (for Steel Audrey) – The Fugitives
  • Wagon Wheel – Old Crow Medicine Show
  • Centre Field – John Foggerty
  • With or Without You – U2
  • Brave – Sara Bareilles

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episode 266 agriculture show feb 18, 2020

Bob Wildfong is our guest today. You can find Bob at www.seeds.ca or at  www.waterlooregionmuseum.ca . Our playlist:

  • Hey You by Bachman/Turner Overdrive
  • Ants Marching by The Dave Matthews Band
  • Go Your Own Way by Fleetwood Mac
  • Where Are You At by Great Big Sea
  • Waterloo Sunset by Def Leppard

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episode 265 feb 18 2020

Patrick Verkley sits in the guest chair this week. Patrick raises chickens on his Middlesex farm and has a small business www.verkleydm.com   Our playlist:

  • Babal by Mumford & Sons
  • Flyover State by Jason Aldron
  • Fly by Ludouico Einaud
  • Luscious Life by Patrick Watson
  • You’ll Never Leave Harlan Alive by Brad Paisley

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episode 264 agriculture show feb 11 2020

Tia Rumbles and Owen Roberts are in the studio today. Tia and Owen work for sfpartners.ca as grain originators. We talk about this important step in getting produce to market,,, and lots of other things.  Our playlist:

  • These Memories by The Hollow Coves
  • Fractures by Illenium
  • Breathe, Be Happy by Tep No
  • Sandblast by Fox Stevenson
  • Falls by Odesza

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episode 263 agriculture show feb 4 2020

Gord Grant and Mark Reusser are in the studio today. They were in for our very first show in 2012!  It’s an annual tradition now at the beginning of each calender year. Our playlist:

  • Swimming by Louden Wainright III
  • Mary Don’t You Weep by Bruce Springstein
  • Escarpment Blues by Sarah Hammer
  • Twenty Flight Rock by Rolling Stones
  • The Water is Wide by  Karla Bonoff (featuring James Taylor

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episode 262 agriculture show dec 10 2019

Jennifer Walser and Kelly Smith are the guests of The Agriculture Show today.  Jenn works at https://www.waterlooregionmuseum.ca/en/index.aspx  . Kelly supports the Museum through https://www.waterlooregionmuseum.ca/en/about-us/friends-of-waterloo-region-museum.aspx   Our playlist:

  • Man I Feel Like A Woman by Shania Twain
  • Landslide by Kelly Smith
  • The House That Built Me by Kelly Smith
  • Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays by Nsync
  • Mary Did You Know  by Kelly Smith

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episode 261 agriculture show nov 26 2019

David Imrie and Bruce Witmer are our guests today on The Agriculture Show.  Dave and Bruce talk about some of the many facets of agriculture through their lived experience. Our playlist:

  • Silent Night
  • A Man On A Tractor by Rodney Atkins
  • Where The Green Grass Grows by Tim McGraw
  • Thank God I’m A Country Boy by John Denver
  • Farmer’s Blues by Merle Haggard
  • Amarillo Sky by Jason Aldean

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episode 260 agriculture show oct 22 2019

Peter Van Der Hayden visits our studio today. Peter was raised on a dairy farm. Peter has always had a business side and now is involved with  https://drinkwillibald.com

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episode 259 agriculture show oct 1 2019

Owen Roberts is in our studio today. Owen works at our local https://www.fspartners.ca where he is a grain originator on behalf of https://www.greatlakesgrain.com  Our playlist:

  • Knee Deep by Zach Brown Band
  • Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd
  • When It Rains, It Pours by Luke Combs
  • Reflector by Arcade Fire
  • Just Breath by Willie Nelson

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episode 258 agriculture show sept 17 2019

Karl Kessler is the guest of The Agriculture Show today. Karl brings us news about https://www.doorsopenontario.on.ca/waterloo-region . Our Playlist:

  • Canadian September by The Johnny Favourite Orchestra
  • Cool Breeze by Rick Estrin And The Nightcats
  • Beyond The Sea by Royal Crown Revue
  • Regular Joe by Indigo Swing
  • Stormy Monday by Bobby “Blue” Bland

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episode 257 agriculture show sept 11 2019

Krista Duynisveld Hulshof graces our studio today. Krista brings us news about www.ontariobarnpreservation.com and www.veldarchitect.com .  Our playlist:

  • Barn Song by The Gibson Brothers
  • Raising A Barn Together by My Little Pony
  • Worth Saving by The Richard Lynch Band
  • The Barn Song by Exit 24
  • All Fall Down by Taylor Barham

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episode 256 agriculture show sept. 10 2019

Stephanie Szuzz and Christine Snider are our guests today. Steph and Chris bring us some news from the Wilmot Agricultural Society and the annual www.newhamburgfallfair.ca

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episode 253 agriculture show july 30 2019

Dan Toman and Harold Albrecht were our guests today.  We in agriculture are always interested in what our elected officials have to say about agriculture

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episode 251 agriculture show july 9 2019

Jim Dyer and Lorna Ferguson are our guests today. Check out these links while we discuss pollinators.  www.facebook.com/cpp.amcc    www.waterlooregionnature.ca/event/cambridge-pollinator-preserve/   www.regionofwaterloo.cioc.ca/record/CND0098 Our playlist:

  • Where Have All The Flowers Gone by The Kingston Trio
  • Hallelujah by Leonard Cohen
  • Margaritaville by Jimmy Buffet 
  • Boomer’ Lullaby by Jim Dyer

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episode 250 agriculture show june 18 2019

Janine Toms and Jennifer Cyr  are in the studio today.  Janine and Jenn both work at The Region of Waterloo Library. Check it out here.  www.rwlibrary.ca   Our Playlist:

  • I’ll Still Be a Geek After Nobody Thinks It’s Chic by Marian Call
  • White Rabbit by Jefferson Airplane
  • Offsed by Blacksmith & Dan Morgan
  • Love In The Library by Jimmy Buffet
  • Librarian by Jonathan Rundmen

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