TN Magic Moments
By TN Magic Moments
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Consider this. What would your life be like without agriculture’s indelible footprint? Magic Moments is a movement to recognize agriculture in each moment. Join us as we uncover the magic of Tennessee agriculture in all our lives, remember our roots, and discover the future of agriculture.
||Clean022: A Product of Youth||Tune in to this month's TN Magic Moments podcast for a sit-down chat with Samantha and Shelby, two young women with a passion for farming and an empowering global vision. Join us, as we highlight the progressive efforts of youth in today's agricultural.||5/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean021: Dairy to Berry||- - - Karen McCully is owner of Amazin' Acres of Fun in Sparta, Tennessee. The McCullys were second generation dairy and tobacco farmers, but when the market took a turn they found other ways to diversify. That includes strawberries!||5/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean020: April Showers bring Rain Gardens||April showers may bring May flowers, but what do you do if urban sprawl takes away your blooms? Rain gardens are a solution to a problem created by modern life. At the University of Tennessee, the Department of Biosystems Engineering and Soil Sciences .||4/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean019: Lost Weekend Farms||Getting lost isn’t always a bad thing. Just ask Paul and Elizabeth Lassiter of Lost Weekend Farms in Madison, Tennessee. They’ve been getting “lost” in their backyard garden for nearly two decades. Their weekend hobby has now bloomed into a ful.||3/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean018: Sustainable Beef Initiative||So you care about the environment and how your food is produced. Do farmers and ranchers share your desire for sustainability? The UT Institute of Agriculture is launching the Sustainable Beef Initiative to make it easier for producers and consumers to.||1/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean017: Wedding Bells at the Farm||The farm is becoming a special destination for a very unique reason. Couples are flocking to Tennessee barns to get MARRIED! Stephanie Allen and her husband have been organic produce farmers for seven years.||12/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean016: The Flavors of the Season||Flavor is integral to how we celebrate holidays. The taste of cinnamon and nutmeg evoke memories of celebrations with friends and loved ones. Flavor is tied to so many of our five senses. How exactly do food companies create the flavors we have come to.||11/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean015: Choosing Home for the Holidays||Did you know that shopping local or visiting a farm can help ease stress around the holidays? This month we caught up with Pick Tennessee's Cynthia Kent to talk artisan-made soap, apple orchards, tree farms, and more.||11/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean014: The Story of Cotton||There is a lot of hard work that goes into your favorite cotton T-shirt or summer dress. And that is even before the sewing machine cranks to life. Learn how one of Tennessee's former top crops is still making an economic impact in the state ...||10/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean013: Fair Season Comes to Tennessee||In Tennessee, the county fair is an annual holiday bringing deep fried twinkies, funnel cakes, carnival rides, and more. Tennessee Department of Agriculture's Samantha Jean traveled to Putnam County to capture the magic firsthand.||9/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Interesting content. Aggies and city folk alike can enjoy. We all interact with agriculture.