Fri, 21 August 2020
Bart & Wendy Morris of Oxbow Cattle Co talk going grass-fed, direct marketing, and being married to your ranching partner
With the ongoing pandemic, small and midsize farmers have been looking for new and creative ways to get their products into consumers' hands. For Bart and Wendy Morris of Missoula-based Oxbow Cattle Company, that question was already on their minds many years ago.
We discuss their backgrounds, advice to farmers getting started, what they wish more farmers knew, and more! Be sure to keep up with Bart & Wendy on Instagram where they share daily scenes from ranchlife, usually on horseback. And if you’re ever near Missoula make sure to put the F2M on your agenda.
Direct download: Episode_115_Bart__Wendy_Morris_of_Oxbow_Cattle_Co.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:09pm EDT
Tue, 4 August 2020
It’s not uncommon these days to hear about someone ditching city life to try their hand at farming. For Edlin Choi, leaving the city behind was a no brainer. After working for a variety of startups in both San Francisco and New York, Edlin found himself presented with an ideal opportunity to see his farm dreams come to life. Telling your family and friends that you are leaving your tech job and life in the city to start your journey to becoming a farmer can be daunting however. Edlin shares with us how he went about breaking the news and how he dealt with a bit of skepticism from his family regarding his choice.
Direct download: Episode_114_Edlin_Choi.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:35pm EDT