97 episodios

CropTalk is a podcast dedicated to helping today’s agricultural business leaders find the foundational values that lead to success.

Whether you’re looking to learn from industry experts who have transformed their organizations, discover how a value-first mentality can improve your business, or simply figure out how to prioritize your leadership, this is the podcast for you.

Each episode features topics like: growing tips and tricks, farm leadership, company culture, employee management and empowerment, leadership development, future growth, mentoring, operational excellence, and more.

Let’s talk crops.

CropTalk Charlie McKenzie

    • Economía y empresa

CropTalk is a podcast dedicated to helping today’s agricultural business leaders find the foundational values that lead to success.

Whether you’re looking to learn from industry experts who have transformed their organizations, discover how a value-first mentality can improve your business, or simply figure out how to prioritize your leadership, this is the podcast for you.

Each episode features topics like: growing tips and tricks, farm leadership, company culture, employee management and empowerment, leadership development, future growth, mentoring, operational excellence, and more.

Let’s talk crops.

    97. Moving from Pre-Harvest to Post-Harvest supplies w/ Kyle Barnett & Charlie McKenzie

    97. Moving from Pre-Harvest to Post-Harvest supplies w/ Kyle Barnett & Charlie McKenzie

    On this special episode of CropTalk, Charlie McKenzie and Kyle Barnett (#KyleTalksAgTech host) talk about Kyles career move from Hort Americas to WestRock, from a focus on Pre-Harvest supplies like substrates, fertilizers and LED lighting to a new focus on Post-Harvest supplies like tags, labels, clamshells, and all sorts of unique packaging solutions for grow operations everywhere

    • 15 min
    96. #CropCareConvos - Screening Pest Populations for Insecticide Resistance Using a Molecular Test Kit w/ Scott Ferguson, f. Matthew Gates

    96. #CropCareConvos - Screening Pest Populations for Insecticide Resistance Using a Molecular Test Kit w/ Scott Ferguson, f. Matthew Gates

    Wouldn't it be great to screen pest populations for insecticide resistance to best select your last-resort chemical control?!
    Well, it's in the works! In this episode of #CropCareConvos, Bobby Shearer is joined by CropTalk Content Collaborator Matthew Gates for a conversation with Dr. Scott Ferguson from EntoGenomics, who is developing a molecular test kit for common pests starting with the serpentine leafminer (Lyriomyza trifolii) and specific the insecticide group. They discuss what #PesticideResistance is, how it happens, why it matters, why this new test is important, and how the test works.
    #LetsTalkCrops!

    • 30 min
    94. #CropCareConvos - The New Integrated Pest Management Paradigm for the Modern Age w/ Surendra Dara

    94. #CropCareConvos - The New Integrated Pest Management Paradigm for the Modern Age w/ Surendra Dara

    What's are the components of a solid IPM program? How do they work together and with other aspects of operational plans? 🌱🐞
    On this episode of #CropCareConvos, Bobby speaks with Dr. Surendra Dara (University of California Cooperative Extension Integrated Pest Management expert and CropWalk scientific advisor) about his 2019 publication, "a new IPM paradigm for the modern age," which was the most downloaded article for 52 weeks in a row on the open-source website of Journal of Integrated Pest Management.

    • 57 min
    95. #KyleTalksAgTech: Parus-Europes "spectrum" on Horticulture Lighting w/ Sandro van Kouteren

    95. #KyleTalksAgTech: Parus-Europes "spectrum" on Horticulture Lighting w/ Sandro van Kouteren

    On this episode of the CropTalk series, #KyleTalksAgTech, Kyle Barnett speaks with Sandro van Kouteren, Managing Director at Parus-Europe about LED horticulture lighting spectrum, efficiency, his advice for buying LEDs and what the future may hold for LED lighting & indoor farming.  

    • 20 min
    92. #CropCareConvos - Biocontrol with Beneficial Insects: Augmentation vs Conservation Approaches w/ JP Michaud

    92. #CropCareConvos - Biocontrol with Beneficial Insects: Augmentation vs Conservation Approaches w/ JP Michaud

    Releasing beneficial insects vs attracting biodiversity to your crops is a controversial biocontrol topic, but on this episode of #CropCareConvos, Bobby brings the passion out of JP Michaud (Kansas State University professor and CropWalk scientific advisor) as they discuss conservation (attracting insects) vs. augmentation (releasing insects) approaches to biological control in Integrated Pest Management (IPM).

    • 57 min
    93. #KyleTalksAgTech: PART 2 - Defining Horticulture LED Reliability w/ Robert Spivock

    93. #KyleTalksAgTech: PART 2 - Defining Horticulture LED Reliability w/ Robert Spivock

    On the second of this two-part episode of the CropTalk series, #KyleTalksAgTech, Kyle Barnett speaks with Robert Spivock, Director of Technology at GE Current about what makes an LED horticulture light truly reliable, using cars as a reference point and what the future may hold for LED lighting. 

    • 27 min

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