RealAg Radio, Feb 8: Food Freedom Day, Celebrity Influence, Cattle Markets & a New Approach to Finding Farm Workers

Tim Caulfield and Lyndsey at FarmTech 17.

We have another jam-packed show today, as we celebrate Food Freedom Day in Canada. What’s Food Freedom Day? Shaun and Kelvin explain/discuss in today top news part of the show.

Guests include Tim Caulfield of the University of Alberta on the inescapable influence of celebrities on food and health decisions, Chad Moskal of Rocky Mountain Equipment for ‘Rocky Talk’, Kevin Good of CattleFax sharing a beef market outlook from NCBA, and Saskatchewan farmer Kristjan Hebert on re-thinking how farms find workers.

Kevin Good, Cattlefax

An engaging conversation about what’s impacting Canadian agriculture, catch RealAg Radio every weekday afternoon at 2pm MST on Rural Radio Channel 147 on SiriusXM!

 

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