20 episodes

AgAnnex Talks is a biweekly podcast brought to you by the agriculture brands at Annex Business Media: Top Crop Manager, Potatoes in Canada, Fruit & Vegetable, Manure Manager and Canadian Poultry.

Every other week, we'll host compelling conversations on topics that matter to Canada's agriculture industry, with some of the most important and trusted voices. You'll hear from experts in the world of ag safety, labour and staffing, mental health, and much more.

For detailed show notes, visit agannex.com.

To learn more about each of the brands behind this podcast, please visit us online:
http://topcropmanager.com
http://potatoesincanada.com
http://fruitandveggie.com
http://manuremanager.com
http://canadianpoultrymag.com

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    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings

AgAnnex Talks is a biweekly podcast brought to you by the agriculture brands at Annex Business Media: Top Crop Manager, Potatoes in Canada, Fruit & Vegetable, Manure Manager and Canadian Poultry.

Every other week, we'll host compelling conversations on topics that matter to Canada's agriculture industry, with some of the most important and trusted voices. You'll hear from experts in the world of ag safety, labour and staffing, mental health, and much more.

For detailed show notes, visit agannex.com.

To learn more about each of the brands behind this podcast, please visit us online:
http://topcropmanager.com
http://potatoesincanada.com
http://fruitandveggie.com
http://manuremanager.com
http://canadianpoultrymag.com

    IWCA Series: Crystal Mackay

    IWCA Series: Crystal Mackay

    Crystal Mackay is an agriculture advocate, entrepreneur and much more. Currently the founder/CEO of Loft32, which works to elevate businesses, people and the conversations on food and farming, Mackay has been described as “doing the heavy lifting” of launching successful structures and programs in the ag industry for more than 30 years.
    Stefanie Croley, editorial director, agriculture, chats with Mackay in this episode of AgAnnexTalks, the first in this year’s series of podcasts with seven Influential Women in Canadian Agriculture.
    IWCA is a program created by the agriculture brands at Annex Business Media, designed to recognize women who make a difference in Canada’s ag industry and provide them with a platform to share their knowledge, triumphs and advice.
    Stay tuned as we bring you the rest of our 2021 Influential Women in Canadian Agriculture. Never miss an episode by subscribing to AgAnnex Talks on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you listen to podcasts.

    • 45 min
    Top 4 Under 40: Nick Ploeg

    Top 4 Under 40: Nick Ploeg

    Welcome to the third episode in our https://www.fruitandveggie.com/top-4-under-40/ (Top 4 Under 40) series. These four episodes will feature conversations with the winners of Fruit and Vegetable’s recent contest, which sought to recognize the industry’s young trailblazers.
    In our fourth and final episode, Fruit and Vegetable associate editor Alex Barnard chats with Nicholas Ploeg of Sunrise Potatoes in Alliston, Ont. Ploeg discusses the power of learning what the crop is telling you, rolling with the punches in a swiftly changing industry, and the value of efficiencies for a growing operation.
    Never miss an episode by subscribing to https://agannex-talks.captivate.fm/ (AgAnnex Talks) on https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/agannex-talks/id1506798026 (Apple Podcasts), https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcy5jYXB0aXZhdGUuZm0vYWdhbm5leC10YWxrcw (Google Podcasts), https://open.spotify.com/show/2Folgv6MYbWGopHU7g81Ed?si=J51c-4RPSROzpkh1_XTiTw (Spotify), or wherever you listen to podcasts.

    • 29 min
    Top 4 Under 40: Philip Keddy

    Top 4 Under 40: Philip Keddy

    Welcome to the third episode in our https://www.fruitandveggie.com/top-4-under-40/ (Top 4 Under 40) series. These four episodes will feature conversations with the winners of Fruit and Vegetable’s recent contest, which sought to recognize the industry’s young trailblazers.
    In this episode, Fruit and Vegetable associate editor Alex Barnard chats with Philip Keddy, production manager of C.O. Keddy Nursery Inc. Keddy and his family grow strawberry nursery plants and sweet potatoes in Nova Scotia's Annapolis Valley. He discusses the importance of finding what fits for your operation even if it's unconventional, the power of building a rapport with your customers, and finding motivation in doing what others say can't be done.
    Never miss an episode by subscribing to https://agannex-talks.captivate.fm/ (AgAnnex Talks) on https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/agannex-talks/id1506798026 (Apple Podcasts), https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcy5jYXB0aXZhdGUuZm0vYWdhbm5leC10YWxrcw (Google Podcasts), https://open.spotify.com/show/2Folgv6MYbWGopHU7g81Ed?si=J51c-4RPSROzpkh1_XTiTw (Spotify), or wherever you listen to podcasts.

    • 25 min
    Top 4 Under 40: Hayden Dooney

    Top 4 Under 40: Hayden Dooney

    Welcome to the second episode in our https://www.fruitandveggie.com/top-4-under-40/ (Top 4 Under 40) series. These four episodes will feature conversations with the winners of Fruit and Vegetable’s recent contest, which sought to recognize the industry’s young trailblazers.
    Hayden Dooney may have studied grape and wine production, but apples are where he's making his mark. In our second episode, Fruit and Vegetable associate editor Alex Barnard chats with Dooney, general manager of the Norfolk Fruit Growers Association and co-owner of Suncrest Orchards. He discusses his journey to becoming part of the Canadian fruit and vegetable industry, the impacts of COVID-19, and the importance of temporary foreign workers.
    Never miss an episode by subscribing to https://agannex-talks.captivate.fm/ (AgAnnex Talks) on https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/agannex-talks/id1506798026 (Apple Podcasts), https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcy5jYXB0aXZhdGUuZm0vYWdhbm5leC10YWxrcw (Google Podcasts), https://open.spotify.com/show/2Folgv6MYbWGopHU7g81Ed?si=J51c-4RPSROzpkh1_XTiTw (Spotify), or wherever you listen to podcasts.

    • 16 min
    Top 4 Under 40: Susan Judd

    Top 4 Under 40: Susan Judd

    Welcome to the first episode in our Top 4 Under 40 series. These four episodes will feature conversations with the winners of Fruit and Vegetable’s recent contest, which sought to recognize the industry’s young trailblazers.
    Susan Judd combines a love of agriculture with a keen business sense in her many projects and pursuits. In this episode, Fruit and Vegetable associate editor Alex Barnard chats with Judd, retail processes manager at Heeman’s and co-creator of Ride the Bine. Judd shares her thoughts on the importance of networking, consumer misconceptions about agriculture, and produce as the new fast food.

    • 27 min
    Practical tech on the farm

    Practical tech on the farm

    In our last focus on future-proof farming, we speak with experts from Olds College and Purdue University about how drones, automation and data are changing the ag world, and what barriers exist that prevent adoption.

    • 34 min

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