Dec 28, 2021
What is community-centered agriculture and how does one thrive within this structure?
Today on the Thriving Farmer Podcast we’re happy to host MOSES Farmer of the Year, Liz Graznak, owner and operator of Happy Hollow Farm located in Jamestown, Missouri, right along the Missouri River. Liz has made farming her primary...
Dec 21, 2021
What is foodscaping and is it something you can do with your farm?
Today on the show we’re hosting Matt Lebon, Founder and CEO of Custom Foodscaping, a full-service edible landscaping company located in Saint Louis, Missouri. Custom Foodscaping provides consultation, design, and installation services to help you...
Dec 14, 2021
What options are available to farmers who want to optimize their farmers market presence?
Today we’re going with a bit of a different approach to the podcast. I had the honor of presenting at the Great Lakes Expo in Grand Rapids, Michigan. I covered topics revolving around farmers markets and how to thrive in...
Dec 7, 2021
How does an international food to table operation actually get food to tables?
Today we have Sarela Herrada, co-founder of Simpli, on the show. Born and raised in Lima, Peru, Sarela grew up around farmers; her parents ran an organic chicken coop. She moved to the US at the age of 14, and later studied and gained...
Nov 30, 2021
Michael discusses how he faced off with the many challenges presented to him within his local government to ensure a positive change for the future and farming.
Why many farmers feel like the government is not our friend 2:17
About the many regulations placed on small farms 4:04
Why we don’t trust...