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The Hello Farmlife Podcast is the show where you learn how to live the farm life and build a self-sufficient, profitable farm. Hosted by Antonio Gomes and Janice Ho from Cavaleiro Farm in Schomberg, Ontario, Canada.

The Hello Farmlife Podcast is the show where you learn how to live the farm life and build a self-sufficient, profitable farm. Hosted by Antonio Gomes and Janice Ho from Cavaleiro Farm in Schomberg, Ontario, Canada.

Location:

Canada

Description:

The Hello Farmlife Podcast is the show where you learn how to live the farm life and build a self-sufficient, profitable farm. Hosted by Antonio Gomes and Janice Ho from Cavaleiro Farm in Schomberg, Ontario, Canada.

Language:

English

Contact:

6472993090


Episodes

EP5: How to Balcony Garden and Eat Fresh Every Day (with Lara Mrosovsky, Miinikaan)

3/29/2021
Summary In this episode, our guest Lara Mrosovsky (a.k.a. “The Queen of Balcony Gardening”) (Miinikaan) shares tips and tricks for how to grow fresh food on your balcony in the city. She also shares some of the common reasons why people have been more and more interested in growing their own food, plus some great benefits of gardening at home (like gardening therapy!). Register for Lara’s free webinar, HOW TO BALCONY GARDEN and Eat Fresh Every Day, to learn even more essential tips for how...

Duration:00:41:18

EP4: Property investment: Have you considered farmland?

3/10/2021
Summary In this episode, Antonio and Janice discuss some of the ins and outs of buying a farm, including the different ways people can use farmland (no, you don’t have to become a farmer) and what to look out for when visiting farms for sale. They also explain why farmland is such a good investment, and how some farms may bring you more value than others. Resources: Get our FREE Buying Farmland Checklist here so you know what to look out for when visiting farmland for sale. Connect with...

Duration:00:41:42

EP3: The family farm dream: How Chris Krucker (Manorun Farm) achieved it

2/10/2021
Summary In this episode, our guest Chris Krucker (Manorun Farm, Lynden, Ontario) talks about his experiences farming alongside his wife Denise and four kids over the last 25 years. He shares the well thought-out plan for how he and Denise weaned their kids onto farm work (and ensured they wouldn’t hate it), and how all four kids now play a role in running the farm business. Chris also discusses his journey moving to farmland, building a farm slowly, farming full-time, and now handing off...

Duration:00:48:19

EP2: Why do farmers keep farming if they don’t make any money?

2/10/2021
Summary In this episode, Antonio and Janice break down why it’s so tough for farmers nowadays to make money from farming. They share 8 big reasons why farmers are still attracted to the farm life anyway, including their own personal stories explaining why they wouldn’t trade it in for anything. They also discuss the very real challenges new farmers currently face in trying to make their farm dream a reality and how we can solve this problem. Connect with us...

Duration:00:38:01

EP1: Introduction: From never farming to living the farm life

2/10/2021
Summary In this episode, Antonio and Janice introduce themselves and The Hello Farm Life Podcast. Antonio shares about his experience working in the city and how he went from being an engineer building race cars and robotics for brain surgery to growing his own food and finally getting onto farmland. Janice shares about the life-changing events that took her from living in downtown Toronto and doing research in the criminal justice field to moving to the farm and becoming a freelancer. (You...

Duration:00:51:41