Farm Food Facts

Farm Food Facts

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Farm, Food, Facts offers CPGs, retailers, sustainability supply chain leaders and food trade media a central location to access weekly food and agriculture news and the opportunity to engage directly with a farmer or rancher in real-time about top ques…


37 Julie Shapiro, Ben King, Agriculture Outlook
Aug 13 • 22 min
This week’s thought leader is Julie Shapiro, Facilitator for Honey Bee Health Coalition.The stories you need to know:• U.S. Vertical Farms are rising and Producing More• The Agricultural Outlook for the Coming DecadeTod…
36 Ben Feldman, Jodi Gauker, Farmers Market Week
Aug 7 • 21 min
This week’s thought leader is Ben Feldman, Executive Director at Farmers Market CoalitionThe stories you need to know:• Organics are still showing a surging Demand. • What can be done to utilize “Ugly Produce” and minimize Food…
35 Alison Edwards, Dominic Biggi, Scott Seus
Jul 30 • 21 min
Today’s thought leader is Alison Edwards, Director at Stewardship Index for Specialty Crops (SISC).The stories you need to know:• “Three Sisters Community Farm” grows Environmentally Sustainable Food.• There is a Big Market for…
34 Dr. Parameswaran, Meagan Kaiser, Cover Crop Benefits
Jul 23 • 17 min
Today’s Thought Leader is Dr. Poornima Parameswaran, President and Co-owner of Trace GenomicsThe Stories YOU need to know:How we can Suppress Pathogens on Farms, Naturally. USDA takes stock of Cove…
33 Joe Kelpinski, Scott Lonier, Delicious Foods
Jul 15 • 19 min
This weeks Thought Leader is Joe Kelpinski, Program Manager at Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP)The stories you need to know1. The most Delicious Foods will Fall Victim to Climate Change. 2. Cons…
32 Dr. Robyn Metcalfe, Trey Braswell, App Harvest
Jul 9 • 19 min
Today’s thought leader is: Dr. Robyn Metcalfe, Director at Food+City and author of Food Routes: Growing Bananas in Iceland and Other Tales from the Logistics of EatingThe stories you need to know:• AppHarvest make…
31 Erin Fitzgerald, Chip Bowling, Honor The Harvest
Jul 2 • 18 min
Our thought leader for this week’s “Farm, Food, Facts” podcast is Erin Fitzgerald, USFRA CEO, who discusses the Honor The Harvest eventThe stories you need to know:• More Latinx Farmers own their Land—and they could help make the F…
Ep30 Katy Franklin, April Clayton, Avocado Science
Jun 26 • 20 min
Our thought leader for this week’s “Farm, Food, Facts” podcast is Katy Franklin, Research Manager at ReFED: Rethink Food WasteThe stories you need to know:• With Apeel Sciences, could Avocados Last Longer?• Many Retailers t…
Ep29 Franklin Holley, Wayne Fredericks, Monarch Butterflies
Jun 19 • 22 min
Our thought leader for this week’s “Farm, Food, Facts” podcast is Franklin Holley, Senior Policy Director at Keystone https://farmersformonarchs.orgThe stories you need to know:• Many foods will disappear if Honey Bees go extin…
Ep28 Enid Partika, Will Tanaka, Jeremy Brown
Jun 12 • 19 min
Our thought leaders for this week’s “Farm, Food, Facts” podcast are Enid Partika and Will Tanaka, UCSD students & inventors of “The BioEnergy Project”.The stories you need to know:• Survey says the phrase “Buy Local” is unclea…
27 Geoff Ruth, John Seabrook, Disaster Resilient Farming
Jun 4 • 23 min
Our Thought Leader for today is John Seabrook, Journalist for the New Yorker.The Stories You Need to Know:•New UN Agriculture Agency Report says “Disaster Resilient” Farming can Reduce agriculture Risks and yield Economic…
26 Greg Gershuny, Jamie Robertson, Silvopasture
May 28 • 22 min
Our Thought Leader for today is Greg Gershuny, Interim Director of the Aspen Institute Energy and Environment Program.The Stories You Need to Know:• Silvopasture: bringing Benefits for both the Herd and the Soil.• The Beef Industry d…
25 Julie Murphree, Michael O’Gorman, Matt Niswander
May 21 • 26 min
We have 3 guests this week discussing May Mental Health Month and how it impacts farmers.
24 Carolyn O’Donnell, John Boyd, Get Snacking Challenge
May 14 • 22 min
Our Thought Leader is Carolyn O’Donnell, spokesperson for the California Strawberry Commission.The Stories You Need To Know:• California Strawberry Commission announces “Get Snacking Challenge” Campaign• Florida Farm builds Ac…
23 Polly Ruhland, Kelly Griggs, New Water Rules
May 7 • 29 min
This weeks guests are Polly Ruhland from the United Soybean Board and Kelly Griggs from American Farm on History.
22 Christine Daugherty, Jenna Madsen, Generational Farm Transition
Apr 30 • 32 min
Phil Lempert Interviews Christine Daugherty from Pepsico and Jenna Madsen from History’s American Farm.
21 Thom Beers, American Farm, Adapting Agriculture
Apr 23 • 16 min
Our thought Leader is Thom Beers, one of the co-founders of Bobcat, which produces The American Farm, now airing on History. Food News of the Week:•Fixing Food Systems is Imperative for meeting Sustainable Development Goals•An Urgent Call for Adapting…
20 Alesha Black, AG Kawamura, Sustainability Goals
Apr 10 • 28 min
This Week’s Thought Leader: Alesha Black, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs, Managing Director the Global Food and Agriculture Program The Stories YOU need to know: • Dairy group wants the FDA to get more strict about Terms used for Non-Milk Products.…
19 Dr. John Newton, Anne Meis, Farmbelt Floods
Mar 29 • 21 min
This week’s Thought Leader:With the devistation occuring on our farms and ranches in the midwest, we have invited Dr. John Newton of the American Farm Bureau Federation to give us the most up to date report on exactly what is going on. Stories you need to…
18 Monica Amburn, Carla Wardin, Food Tech Innovations
Mar 20 • 19 min
Our Thought Leader is Monica Amburn, a registered dietitian/nutritionist with a passion for creative wellness education and communications.Food News Of The Week:•Pepsi Empowers Female Farmers with CARE Partnership•It’s not the Farmers who are “tossing”…
17 Mickey Rubin, Jim Adams, Protein Trend for Consumers
Mar 12 • 22 min
Today, our thought leader is Dr. Mickey Rubin the Executive Director of the Egg Nutrition Board, and one of the nation’s leaders on sports nutrition and the dietary effects of what we eat on cardiometabolic health outcomes. Food News of the Week:•Want to…
16 Dr. Nick Goeser, Nancy Kavazanjian, Tinder for Cattle
Feb 27 • 25 min
Our Thought Leader is Dr. Nick Goeser, Vice President, Sustainability Sciences and Strategy, USFRA.Food News of the Week:• Spinach may hold the Solution to the devastating Disease that’s harming Citrus Trees.• How (and where) will Farmers Grow our Food in…
15 Cattle Ranches and Supermarkets
Feb 20 • 30 min
Our thought leader is Bridget Wasser, Executive Director, Meat Science & Supply Chain Outreach at the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association.Food News of the Week:•Polar Vortex Slammed mid-western Dairy Farmers and Beef Cattle Ranchers•Oregon Rancher is…
14 Love for Farmers, Joe Koss, Bo Stone
Feb 12 • 23 min
Our thought leader is Joe Koss, CEO of Culver’s Food News of the Week: •This might be the Answer to Herbicide-Resistant “Superweeds.” •New Research offers Strategies for Sustainable, Profitable Livestock Farming. •This is How “Influencers” will Highlight…
13 Future of Farming, National Croissant Day
Jan 29 • 22 min
This week on Farm-Food-Facts we will discuss why game-changing research, technology and innovation is critical to the future of farming and the food world – and how you can be a part of it. Our thought leader is Dr. Sally Rockey the Executive Director of…
12 EAT-Lancet Report, Erin Fitzgerald, Cassidy Johnston
Jan 21 • 26 min
Today, our thought leader is US Farmers & Rancers Alliance Erin Fitzgerald putting perspective and an intelligent way to think about the EAT-Lancet report issued last week on the implications for feeding a growing global population – and will share the…
11 Expected Food Trends, Katie Brown, Brody Stapel
Jan 15 • 27 min
Today, our thought leader is Katie Brown, Senior Vice President, Sustainable Nutrition at Dairy Management Inc. DMI who manages the National Dairy Council the Innovation for US Dairy and the US Dairy Export Council. Food News of the Week: •Solutions that…
10 Meal Kit Mania, Zippy Duvall, Chip Bowling
Jan 7 • 30 min
Our Thought leader is is Zippy Duvall, the President of the American Farm Bureau Federation and member of the White House Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations. Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert’s news roundup of the week’s top stories in…
9 Highlights from 2018
Jan 1 • 24 min
In a special podcast today we revisit three highlights since we launched Farm-Food-Facts – our CEO Erin Fitzgerald will kick off today’s podcast, followed by Walter Robb, the former Co-CEO of Whole Foods and one of the most insightful people in the food…
8 Ag-Tech Startups, John Newton, Hilary Maricle
Dec 19, 2018 • 21 min
Our thought leader is John Newton, American Farm Bureau Federation Economist. Food News of the Week: • This Is How Food Can Have The Power To Transform A Person • A Fresh Solution For Tackling Food Waste In The Supply Chain • Forty Acres Of American…
7 “New American Farmer, Kim Kirchherr, Jay Hill
Dec 12, 2018 • 25 min
Our thought leader is Kim Kirchherr, an award-winning registered dietitian and a certified personal trainer. Food News of the Week: •Could this App be the Key to Saving Crops from Pests and Pathogens? •We’re Facing a “Storm of Innovation”—is your Supply…
6 More Food Less Pollution, Mary Shelman, Steve Meier
Dec 5, 2018 • 25 min
Our thought leader guest is Mary Shelman, Former Director of Harvard Business School’s Agribusiness Program. Food News of the Week: •What the latest Climate Report means for Agriculture. •This is how Dairy Farmers can Lead the way in Environmental…
5 Erin Fitzgerald, Don Cameron, Facial Recognition
Nov 29, 2018 • 24 min
Our thought leader guest will be Erin Fitzgerald, CEO of USFRA, who will share insights from the Sustainable Agriculture Summit and Panel Discussion. Food News of the Week:•New Holiday Survey Results: “State of Grocery Retail” Report.•KFC & Baidu join…
4 Walter Robb, Darrell Glaser, Thanksgiving Dinner Costs
Nov 22, 2018 • 22 min
Our thought leader guest will be Walter Robb, former Co-CEO of Whole Foods who now is investing in food and agriculture start ups and will share his insights on both organic and conventional agriculture – how we need both to work together, the importance…
3 Erin Fitzgerald, Emily Buck,Zia Daniell Wigder
Nov 13, 2018 • 23 min
U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance CEO Erin Fitzgerald discusses how today’s farmers “Honor the Harvest” and how food retailers can support the initiative in store and in their promotions.Food News of the week: •Rotterdam’s Merwehaven harbor is home to the…
2 Jimmy Webb, Hurricane Michael
Oct 25, 2018 • 26 min
Growing Interest In Agricultural and Food Technology may be Lucrative for Farmers! There is a New Source of Protein and It comes From Cottonseed. Mickey Mouse Leads huge Healthy-Living Campaign. The “Winning on Reducing Food Waste” Initiative just…
1 Brad & Peggy Greenway, Internet of Cows
Oct 18, 2018 • 26 min
Trend Update on the UN IPCC Global Warming Report; Devastating impact of Hurricane Michael; The “Internet of Cows” and how it can create more sustainable Farming; Walmart leads retailers in joining IBM Food Trust Network; Food Bank of Delaware’s “Veggie…