200 episodes

Ag Future focuses on the challenges and opportunities that exist within the agricultural sector. Join us as farmers, entrepreneurs and other agri-food industry leaders, both on and off the farm, discuss some of the most significant issues facing our planet and how they are working together for a better tomorrow.

Ag Future: Innovation in Agri-Food Alltech

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    • 4.5 • 15 Ratings

Ag Future focuses on the challenges and opportunities that exist within the agricultural sector. Join us as farmers, entrepreneurs and other agri-food industry leaders, both on and off the farm, discuss some of the most significant issues facing our planet and how they are working together for a better tomorrow.

    #217: How do we help our pets build and maintain optimal brain health? | Dr. Joli Jarboe

    #217: How do we help our pets build and maintain optimal brain health? | Dr. Joli Jarboe

    How can pet owners optimize their pets' brain health from a young age? Dr. Joli Jarboe, a veterinary neurologist and neurosurgeon, joins the Ag Future podcast to discuss the importance of building and maintaining cognitive health at all stages of your pet's life.

    • 12 min
    #216: The bone benefits of training horses young | Brian Nielsen

    #216: The bone benefits of training horses young | Brian Nielsen

    Is it true that training horses too early can hurt their chances on race day? Brian Nielsen, professor of equine exercise physiology in the department of animal science at Michigan State University, joins the Ag Future podcast to dispel the myth that waiting to train horses improves their odds of winning. 

    • 21 min
    #215: What’s driving consumer demand for pork? | Kiersten Hafer

    #215: What’s driving consumer demand for pork? | Kiersten Hafer

    As a result of the pandemic, the homemade meal is seeing a long-overdue resurgence. Kiersten Hafer, vice president of strategy and domestic market development for the National Pork Board, joins Ag Future to discuss how consumer demand for pork has expanded beyond bacon as people seek to refine their culinary skills.

    • 13 min
    #214: Kinetic Performance Dog Food: Supporting the nutritional needs of high-energy working and sporting dogs | Ian Donovan

    #214: Kinetic Performance Dog Food: Supporting the nutritional needs of high-energy working and sporting dogs | Ian Donovan

    What role does diet play in the performance of highly active sporting, military and other working canines? Ian Donovan, former Green Beret and national channel manager for Kinetic Performance Dog Food, joins Ag Future to discuss the importance of supporting both the physical and mental readiness of these high-energy dogs.

    • 14 min
    #213: Ag Mental Health Week: The power of disconnecting | Peter & Paula Hynes

    #213: Ag Mental Health Week: The power of disconnecting | Peter & Paula Hynes

    Peter & Paula Hynes are dairy farmers from County Cork, Ireland. In 2020, the couple founded #AgMentalHealthWeek to raise awareness of mental health issues prevalent in agriculture. Peter and Paula join the Ag Future podcast to discuss this year's theme of intentionally disconnecting from our devices and the farm.

    • 21 min
    #212: Hitting reset: How to manage burnout | Cheya Thousand

    #212: Hitting reset: How to manage burnout | Cheya Thousand

    Is work-life balance obtainable? Cheya Thousand, founder and CEO of CT. Wellness Co., joins the Ag Future podcast to discuss how burnout impacts leaders, employees and parents and to share her strategies for hitting the reset button to mitigate stress, feel better and move on productively.

    • 21 min

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Awesome podcast!

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