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Episode 11: WOLF Cooperative

9/9/2017
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Lamar Bontrager, General Manager of WOLF Cooperative, tells us about the short but eventful history of the 100% organic feed mill in Indiana.

Duration: 00:39:10


Episode 10: Wes Jackson and David Kline

8/14/2017
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Wes Jackson, founder and president emeritus of the Land Institute, along with David Kline, retired organic dairy farmer and author, sit down with us to share some of their viewpoints on where agriculture currently is and what can be done moving forward.

Duration: 00:50:22


Episode 9: Ervin Barkman

7/28/2017
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Ervin produces 100% grass-fed organic milk in Ohio. He has been doing this for 5 years now so we sat down to pick his brain on what he has learned about how to best produce milk without grain. He has learned a lot and shares some interesting observations with us.

Duration: 00:38:36


Episode 8: Ernest Martin

6/30/2017
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Ernest Martin, an organic dairy farmer from Shiloh, OH, talks to us about his farm operation, his learning curve over his years being organic and some of his views on where organic agriculture is headed.

Duration: 00:44:16


Episode 7: The Stoller's

6/2/2017
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Scott and Charlene Stoller discuss their organic dairy operation including their succession plan and some of the hardships and learning experiences that have happened along the way.

Duration: 00:43:59


Episode 6: John Kempf

5/17/2017
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John Kempf is the founder of Advancing Eco Ag. He joins us to have a in depth conversation about plant nutrition and the future of agriculture.

Duration: 00:54:01


Episode 5: Organic Valley Annual Meeting

4/28/2017
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In this episode we are at the Organic Valley Annual Meeting. A workshop was held there for employees and farmers to ask questions to a panel of Plain Community members. So Pete Lehman, David Kline and Mark Martin answered questions from the crowd on a variety of subjects.

Duration: 01:33:40


Episode 4: Mark Martin

4/19/2017
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Mark Martin, organic dairy farmer from Ohio, talks to us about the history of the Mennonite church and some of the differences between the Mennonite and Amish cultures.

Duration: 01:09:13


Episode 3: Jerry D Miller

3/30/2017
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Jerry D Miller talks about the Amish community and his gratitude towards his neighbors who have helped him and his family through some difficult times.

Duration: 00:36:40


Episode 2: Anne Miller, Emily Hershberger and Katie Kline

3/15/2017
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Three Amish women spoke to us about their lives at home, on the farm and in the Amish community. Anne, Emily and Katie spoke about the varying roles they play and answer some of the questions many people may have but do not ask of Amish women.

Duration: 00:50:10


Episode 1: David Kline

3/8/2017
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David Kline, a Amish organic farmer from Holmes County, Ohio, speaks to us about the history of the Amish coming to America. He also answers some of the common questions people have about the Amish lifestyle.

Duration: 00:53:56