Farming Resources from Chris
Farmer to Farmer Podcast
The pioneer in farming podcasts, Chris hosted the Farmer to Farmer Podcast from 2015 through 2018, producing 176 episodes featuring the stories, advice and inspiration from a diversity of leading farmers championing organic and sustainable agriculture. With his conversational style and personal farming background, Chris created engaging, lively, long-form Farmer to Farmer podcast episodes that are like sitting down over a cup of coffee at the farm kitchen table of organic farming rock stars – adding up to a legacy of learning for future farmer generations.
Keynotes & Workshops
Chris Blanchard gave hundreds of presentations and workshops to various enthusiastic audiences over the years. His engaging presentation style combined with his authenticity sharing his own farming story made him a favorite presenter at farming conferences across the country and world.
Chris Blanchard created this list of recommended resources, farmer to farmer, based on his life philosophy that, generally speaking, the tools that are the simplest to use are usually the best. “After all, simplicity is the key to reliability,” per Chris.
Food Safety Podcast
Chris hosted a special podcast series about food safety on your farm and the FSMA Produce Safety Rule in partnership with the National Farmers Union and Wisconsin Farmers Union with support from the National Farmers Union Local Food Safety Collaborative and funding from the Food and Drug Administration.
From 2011 through 2016, Chris wrote regular posts on a variety of organic agriculture and farm business related topics such as hiring employees, organic certification and marketing. Classic advice still inspiring today.