Podcasts are popular for good reason: They make it easy to stay current on trends and new ideas whether you’re out in the field or working in the shop. We’ve scoured the internet to find the best farming and ranching podcasts for you to check out.
Our Favorite Farm and Ranch Podcasts Right Now
These five options are a good place to start if you’re looking for an ag-related podcast. You and your farm or ranch operation may benefit from the knowledge you can gain by learning as you work.
1. Young Farmers Podcast
The Young Farmers Podcast is a hub for current information affecting new and veteran farmers alike. Produced by the National Young Farmers Coalition, this weekly podcast focuses on agricultural policy and politics. They cover timely topics such as regulations, trade policy and climate change.
2. Girls Talk Ag
Two women — a grain trader and market analyst, and an agronomist — team up to talk about ag topics including GMOs, social media in ag and mom moments in the Girls Talk Ag podcast. They advocate for responsible farming practices with a light-hearted twist.
3. The Working Ranch Radio Show
The Working Ranch Radio Show is a ranching podcast that shares the stories of real farmers and ranchers “living at the end of dirt roads.” Hosts PRCA Rodeo Announcer and Cattleman Jeff Erhardt and Working Ranch Magazine’s Editor/Publisher Tim O’Byrne discuss the latest news in the cattle industry and how it affects real people in your area. They also answer listeners’ questions, which keeps this ranching podcast authentic and fresh.
4. Deep Roots Radio
Deep Roots Radio is a podcast that features live interviews with guests that connect the dots between what we eat and how it’s grown. The host provides an interesting perspective as a New-York-City-girl-turned-beef-farmer. She discusses the links between soil health and nutrition, agricultural practice and financial sustainability and more.
5. The Ranching Brunette Podcast
This ranching podcast is for first-generation ranchers who are getting started in the industry. The Ranching Brunette Podcast aims to help new ranchers be successful and build a legacy in the ranching industry. Tune in for interviews with established ranchers, innovative ag companies and first-generation ranchers.
If you’re listening to one of these podcasts around noisy machinery, be sure to find noise-canceling headphones to help you protect your hearing.
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