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Farm Fresh Podcast: Fall on the Farm

As the growing season winds down at Triple M Farm, farmer Greg Anderson shares what’s ahead for the winter months.

Find out about the Thanksgiving bag to add some locally grown vegetables to your Thanksgiving feast and more in this week’s Farm Fresh Podcast.

Listen for the Farm to Table segment on WJBC Radio every Wednesday at 12:45 p.m.

Farm Fresh Podcast: Spring Road Postings

A heavy load on a country road when the ground is soft and mushy is a recipe for road damage. Protecting the pavement on rural routes  means posting lower weight limits when the road is most vulnerable – during the freezing and thawing of early spring.

Learn more about spring weight postings and what they mean for local farmers from Arin Rader, who is a farmer and the Dry Grove Township Road Commissioner in this week’s Farm Fresh Podcast.

Check out the Farm to Table segment on WJBC radio every Wednesday at 12:45 p.m.

Farm Fresh Podcast: Farming in Winter

What do grain farmers do in the winter?

Find out from local farmer, Carl Neubauer, in our last Farm to Table segment from 2015. Happy New Year!

Hear the segment every week on WJBC at 12:45 p.m. on Wednesdays.

Farm Fresh Podcast: Caring for Pigs When Weather Outside is Frightful

When the temperature drops below zero or a blizzard brings blowing snow, livestock farmers have to take extra measures to ensure the safety and comfort of their animals.

Find out how Bane Family Pork Farm works to keep their pigs warm, dry & toasty when the weather outside gets frightful in this week’s Farm Fresh Podcast with local farmer Pat Bane. Plus check out the video clip of baby piglets on Pat’s farm (above).

Tune in every Wednesday at 12:45 p.m. for the Farm to Table segment on WJBC radio.

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