Commodities

Welcome to the Farm Traveler Commodities Page. Here you’ll find content based on various agricultural goods (also called “commodities”) with links to past guests who produce that item. For example, want to learn how milk is made? How about checking out Vine Farm Dairy or Southern Craft Creamery? You’ll find both links to that individual’s website and social media channels as well as a link to their episode on the podcast.

The content on this page will continue to grow as we interview more and more farmers, ranchers, and entrepreneurs across the globe!


Agritechnology

TeleSenseEpisode Link – TeleSense is revolutionizing grain management with remote sensing technology.

Ag Finances

AgAmerica LendingEpisode Link – Modern solutions to the traditional farm loan financing.

CashRentEpisodeLink – CashRent is aimed at improving the renting process between farmers and landowners.

FarmTogetherEpisode Link – FarmTogether is an online investment platform that makes investing in farmland simpler than it ever has been.

Animal Health

Animal Welfare and Sustainable Farming, Dr. Marissa, Hake Episode Link – Dr. Marissa Hake is the Director of Animal Welfare and Sustainable Farming and FariLife and is a former calf veterinarian.

Beef/Wagyu

KC Cattle Company Episode Link – This veteran-owned wagyu company offers customers, both in-store and online, some top-quality beef and the world’s best hotdogs.

Certified Angus Beef Episode Link – Diana Clark works for the Certified Andugs beef brand and explains why the breed is the premier beef brand.

Boyd Farms Fresh, Florida – Episode Link – A 7th generation cattle farm on the Florida-Georiga Line. Boyd Farms Fresh is a farm-to-table beef business.

Berries

Wish FarmsEpisode Link – Wish Farms in Plant City, FL, the Winter Strawberry capital of the world.

Red, White, and Blue FarmsEpisode Link – Red, White, and Blue Farms in Willison, Florida.

Bison

The Honest BisonEpisode Link – The Honest Bison is a direct-to-consumer bison meat company.

Chocolate

Lavaloha, Hilo, Hawaii – Episode Link – Lavaloha grows single-origin chocolate in the volcanic soil of Hawaii.

Coffee

Dairy

Moomers Ice Cream, Michigan- Episode Link – Moomers Handmade Ice Cream is home to the best ice cream in Michigan and is also approved by the President of the United States.

Vine Farm Dairy, UK – Episode Link – Charlotte and James from Vine Farm Dairy and have a unique milk vending machine at their farm.

Southern Craft Creamery – Episode Link – …

Farmers

FarmerDreEpisode Link – Dre is a farmer and YouTuber who grows a plethora of crops on his farm.

Michelle Martin, South Texas – Episode Link – Michelle is a farmer, tv host, magazine editor, and a lot more!

Witty Farmer, Jenny Sauer-SchmidgallEpisode Link – Jenny Sauer-Schmidgall is a farmer and rancher with an amazing sense of humor.

Forestry

Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)

Honey/Bees

Williams Honey Farm, Tennessee – Episode Link – Jay Williams from Williams Honey Farm in Tennessee. Jay walks us through how he went from film school to beekeeping.

Orchards

McMullin Orchards, Utah – Episode Link – McMullin Orchards has been in business for almost 100 years and grows various fruits like cherries, peaches, nectarines, pears, and apples.

Organic

Poultry

Canadian ChickensEpisode Link – Peter Dyck is a self-described Chicken farmer, tractor driver, and Ag fanboy. Pete raises pullets, which are young female chickens destined for egg-laying.

Pork

Pork RhyneEpisode Link – “Pork” Rhyne Cureton is a pork expert and evangelist.

Row Crops

Farmer Dan, Texas – Episode Link – Dan Sell is a row crop farmer from Texas that grows wheat and milo, and Dan makes a few TikTok videos along the way.

Supply Chain

Simpli Episode Link – The team at Simpli is fixing the food supply chain, helping farmers and consumers.

Vegetables

Vertical Farming/Micro-Greens

Twisted River Farms, Mitchell, Iowa – Episode Link – Twisted River farms is growing some amazing microgreens and leafy greens in Iowa.

Aerofarms, New York- Episode Link – Aerofarms grows high-quality greens using vertical farming technology around the New York City area.

Legacy Greens, Tallahassee, Florida – Episode Link – Daniel & Jordan Miranda are the brains behind Legacy Greens, a Tallahassee-based Microgreens farm.

Vertical Harvest, Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Episode Link – Nona Yehia and her team at Vertical Harvest are revolutionizing food and employment in so many ways.