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Shining Bright, the FarmHer Podcast shines a light on women making the ordinary extraordinary. Women are doing great things in agriculture and always have been a part of the industry. FarmHer's mission is to shine a light on women in agriculture.

Shining Bright | The FarmHer Podcast Marjorie Alaniz | Founder of FarmHer

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    • 5.0, 23 Ratings

Shining Bright, the FarmHer Podcast shines a light on women making the ordinary extraordinary. Women are doing great things in agriculture and always have been a part of the industry. FarmHer's mission is to shine a light on women in agriculture.

    Dear FarmHer, Help Me Grow My Own Tomatoes!

    Dear FarmHer, Help Me Grow My Own Tomatoes!

    Here's a not-so-secret...I don't like tomatoes. I never have...but leave it to FarmHer Jennie Smith of Butcher Crick Farms in Iowa to get me to try a few varieties and to change my mind. We'll talk varieties, how to plant, good growing methods and of course, our favorite way to eat them!
    https://www.facebook.com/butchercrick/
    https://zingzang.com/
    https://bonnieplants.com/
    https://cowpots.com/
    https://wildboarfarms.com/
    https://www.rareseeds.com/
    www.shiningbright1.com
    www.farmher.com

    • 37 min
    Who are the food heroes that you never see?

    Who are the food heroes that you never see?

    Everybody needs to eat and all food starts at the farm. To continue our look at the ways that food makes it to our plates, we’re taking a look at the people who are often behind the scenes on farms...but front and center to making sure the food gets to our table - the farm workers. There are 2.5 million agriculture laborers working day in and day out to plant, care for, harvest, process, pack and ship the food from the fields to the store.

    • 36 min
    How to rock turning 40....in your stretch-pants

    How to rock turning 40....in your stretch-pants

    It's true. I turned 40...in my stretch-pants. Despite what I had hoped for such a milestone, the quarantine had other ideas. Listen in as Erin interviews me about the year so far and what's up next!
    www.shiningbright1.com
    www.farmher.com

    • 22 min
    What you need to know on Earth Day and Everyday about milk

    What you need to know on Earth Day and Everyday about milk

    FarmHers are the OG environmentalists, focusing on sustainability to preserve their land and their lifestyle for future generations. Listen in as Marji talks to Krysta Harden, the most EPIC woman involved in agriculture to understand how the dairy industry is focusing on sustainability and then head to the farm with Dairy Carrie to see the very real difficulties dairy FarmHers are working through amidst a global crisis.

    • 55 min
    The Most Important Thing You Can Do To Help Make Sure #EverybodyEats

    The Most Important Thing You Can Do To Help Make Sure #EverybodyEats

    Have you been thinking about who is making sure those that are the most in need are fed?  Everybody needs to eat and all food starts at the farm.  Head to the front lines with Marji to meet the woman behind feeding the growing number of food insecure people during the pandemic.  Find out how big the problem is, what their focus is and how they are getting it done in a true crisis.  

    • 47 min
    How to take on challenges AND slow your roll in a crisis

    How to take on challenges AND slow your roll in a crisis

    This week on Shining Bright, I'm checking in with a few of my FarmHer friends. Just like you might be feeling isolated, confused, scared or any other mix of emotions, I bet your friends out there are too! Marji will talk with a few women with different types of businesses from around the country to see what they are going through.

    • 42 min

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23 Ratings

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