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Dec 18, 2019

Tineke Veldhuis is the retired CEO of Holland Colours. Eli Miller is a dairy farmer in Wayne County, Indiana. Tineke and Eli have teamed up to carry on the vision of Tineke's late husband, Ypke. They join us to tell the story of what brought their farm into existence, what they have learned over the years and how...


Nov 22, 2019

Jim Jarman, Vice President of Sales for Organic Valley, joins us to give an overview of the organic marketplace and what strategies companies can use to get on the shelf.


Oct 28, 2019

We are joined by Dean McIlvane, organic grain farmer, and Kevin Thomas, owner and master distiller at Western Reserve Distillery. They talk to us about growing, processing and distilling organic grain into whiskey, gin, rum and vodka. 


Oct 7, 2019

Ron Miller is the President and General Manager of R&G Miller and Sons, a organic dairy farm in Central Wisconsin. Ron joins us to discuss the farms transition to organic, grazing a larger herd of cows and cropping practices.


Sep 16, 2019

John and Megan Palmer are Organic Dairy Farmers in Waukon, IA. They join us to talk about getting started farming, moving to a new farm and what they have done on their farm to keep up with the market.