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.
||Clean027: From the Battlefield to the Farm||In honor of Veterans Day, we are learning about one group that many are calling the future of agriculture. That is our veteran farmers. These are individuals who have served America on the battlefield and are continuing to serve on a different type of .||11/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean026: The Next Generation of Ag||This month we are hearing from several students at the UT Institute of Agriculture about their experiences pursuing degrees and future careers in the broad realm of agriculture. Hear about bat research in the jungles of Belize,||10/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean025: Tennessee Trees: Meet our New State Forester and Wildland Fire Chief||Did you know half of Tennessee is covered by forest land? The care and protection of that land is overseen by Tennessee’s State Forester, David Arnold. Arnold was just recently appointed to the position by Governor Bill Haslam and he has some new goa.||8/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean024: Cultivation Meets urbanization||Tune in to this month's TN Magic Moments podcast for a sit-down chat with Charlotte Tolley, Executive director and leader of the Market Square Farmers' Market in downtown Knoxville. Join us, as we highlight the progressive and preservative efforts of t.||7/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean023: Commissioner Jai Templeton on the Business of Agriculture||Do you have a business idea? Are you trying to expand an existing business? If it involves agriculture you may want to give the Tennessee Department of Agriculture a call. Tennessee Agriculture Commissioner Jai Templeton talks with Samantha Jean on the.||7/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||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|
Interesting content. Aggies and city folk alike can enjoy. We all interact with agriculture.