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The Forgotten Corner is a weekly podcast recorded in Medicine Hat, the 65,000-citizen hub of southeast Alberta, where people often wonder, “When will everyone just do what we want to do?” Scott Schmidt, Jeremy Appel and Mo Cranker have a combined journalistic experience of more than 20 years, much of that spent covering news and politics in Medicine Hat. After garnering some attention through the Medicine Hat News for our willingness to criticize the provincial government, we thought a podca ...
 
Your London Legacy was born out of my love for London. I have travelled far and wide, and as much I get so much pleasure from seeing new places around the world, I always look forward to getting back home to London. I cannot think of anywhere else in the world, that has the same depth of history, the coming together of ancient and new cultures, fashions and religions and our hard-won freedom of speech. London is a global leader in banking and has the highest concentration of Universities and ...
 
House of Bob is a pen and paper role playing game podcast featuring a number of different RPG systems and cycling players. We play one-shot adventures, and ongoing campaigns. If you like what you hear, please rate us on Apple Podcasts and subscribe for more!
 
The Pipeline: All things CD & DevOps is hosted by the CD Foundation's Director of Ecosystem & Community Development - Jacqueline Salinas. This is a series of interviews with industry experts, leaders, and innovators. The Pipeline will cover a range of topics that are centered around CD & DevOps. The CDF’s goal is to educate, entertain, provide tips and insights to make the community better software engineers. The intent is to supply up-to-date industry news and innovations, as well as, expan ...
 
Discover the strategies that convert data into insights and action. Acclaimed data analytics leaders will unearth the secrets of their success in each episode. Subscribe below to stay abreast of the best practices, trends, and technologies driving our fast-paced industry! For transcript articles of the podcasts visit https://www.eckerson.com/podcasts/secrets-of-data-analytics-leaders
 
Octex - aka Jernej Marusich Octex's (aka Jernej Marusich musical path started in late 90s, when he fell in love with the sound of old analog synthesizers and started conducting Organic Crackle and Tone EXperiments (Octex).His debut album Idei Laehsna (Tehnika records, 2002) received high praises from both critics and the public and got proclaimed as one of the best post Basic Channel dub-techno releases. But always looking forward his next album Variations (rx:tx, 2005) took his experimentat ...
 
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"Live that hover life" After turning over the information to their client Idiria, the team takes some time to rest up, shop, work on personal projects and prepare for whatever is coming their way next.Countdown Clocks Album Art:https://i.imgur.com/XTo51RK.png Artwork by Jake S. Audio Production by Astronomic Audio Featuring: Jake as The GM Alex as …
 
SHOW NOTES There are two fundamental issues that have always plagued me when it comes to farming. First, what do we do about urban sprawl and disappearing farm ground? Second, how can a person expect to start a successful farm and be a full-time farmer with land, input, and equipment costs being so high? So, when I was contacted by The Conservation…
 
In a little over three years, The Sprawl, a Calgary-based independent media outlet, has grown from a “pop-up” journalism initiative started in order to cover the 2017 municipal election, to more than 1,800 crowd-funding subscribers. Simply put, Calgarians like what The Sprawl offers: truth. That support has allowed The Sprawl to grow to a core grou…
 
Guest speaker: Angel Rivera The adoption of CI/CD has automated the process of how DevOps teams build, test, and deliver software at rapid speeds and with high confidence. Although CI/CD platforms offer many benefits, in the attempt to make sophisticated pipelines, many teams run into the issue of “Pipeline Sprawl”. Pipeline sprawl makes it difficu…
 
Latasha Calf Robe joins The Forgotten Corner this week to discuss Alberta’s recent decision to expand coal mining on the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains and the further trampling of Indigenous rights as the UCP strives for corporate profits over the health and culture of the Blackfoot people, and Albertans as a whole. Latasha offers a passion…
 
Sign Up To Receive Our FFA Stories Newsletter! Email address: SHOW NOTES INTRODUCING CAITLIN HENNE! Caitlin first appeared on our show way back on episode #142. She has come a long way since then. Now she is studying animal science and agricultural business at Michigan State University, she is the Michigan State FFA President and she went to the Wh…
 
Maria Konnikova learnt to play poker to explore the interplay between luck and skill. As she rose from rank novice to accomplished player, she also learnt how to make better decisions. Plus, how during lockdown we became the 20-minute neighbourhood.Guests:Maria Konnikova, author of The Biggest Bluff: How I Learned to Pay Attention, Master Myself, a…
 
Sign Up To Receive Our FFA Stories Newsletter! Email address: SHOW NOTES INTRODUCING DRESEN FERSCHWEILER! In six years of producing this show and conducting interviews, I have learned a lot about entrepreneurship. For example, I know that I am not a natural-born entrepreneur and the only way I ever became one was to decide that was what I wanted to…
 
This morning I was out feeding our bull and goats on the part of our farm nearest the road. I heard a noise that caused me to turn around and look over towards the road, and I saw a pickup turned sideways on the road, blocking the westbound lane. The tailgate was sticking up in the air abnormally, and I could tell that they had slid into the ditch …
 
There’s bipartisan support in the United States for the establishment of a national AI research cloud. So, how would academics benefit and what role would big tech play in its operations? Also, problems with academic inclusivity in the developing world, and could alternative channels of distribution soon rival the primacy of peer-reviewed journals?…
 
Sign Up To Receive Our FFA Stories Newsletter! Email address: SHOW NOTES INTRODUCING TOBY WINANS! In 1988 the Future Farmers Of America changed its name to the National FFA Organization because of Toby Winans. Toby Winans was only born 18 years ago, and 1988 is 32 years ago, so how is this possible? Well, Toby Winans is the perfect avatar for the p…
 
I was thrilled to have really had such an entertaining and fascinating chat with philosopher, jazz musician and renowned cheese historian, Ned Palmer. Author of the Sunday Times Book of the Year ‘’A Cheesemonger’s History of the British Isles’’ Ned makes it clear that every cheese tells a story. In his recent book Ned takes us on a mouth-watering j…
 
The Himalayas are sometime called the earth’s “third pole”. They’re a vital source of water for a large chunk of the world’s population. But the local, national and international systems put in place to protect and manage human development in this vital ecosystem are failing. In this episode, Matt Smith travels to the Himalayas for Future Tense to …
 
For Part 2 of our conversation with Dr. Joe Vipond, we spoke about COVID, of course, and what it's been like working in a hospital during a global health crisis. He also answers our questions on ventilation and how that could provide a safer way for kids to return to school. Read The Sprawl's piece on WesJet here. ★ Support this podcast on Patreon …
 
Tip Of The Week: Make the call, you are not going to pull the police away from something more important. Rural Crime In The U.S. https://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2021/01/12/alleged-santa-cruz-vehicle-theft-undone-by-stray-cattle-roundup/ https://wcfcourier.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/authorities-drop-charges-against-animal-right-activists-in-r…
 
In Part 1 of our chat with Dr. Joe Vipond, we talk about the climate crisis and his role in getting the burning of coal banned in Alberta. We also discuss the limits of being a political physician. Check out the Calgary Climate Hub. Learn more about the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment. ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★…
 
There wasn't an issue of Marvel Star Wars in November of 1985, but there was a FULL-BLOWN EWOK TV MOVIE, and we invited our Star Friends from What Were We Watching to come join us to dive into this strange, fantasy romp! Beyond that, we're also talking more Mandalorian, diving into some other iconic 80's films, pitching our own Ewok sequels, and lo…
 
SHOW NOTES KEY IDEAS: Entrepreneurship is the only option If you want to farm, the further away from a major city you can get the more the land prices will reflect on their production capability. But, there will be less jobs available to you, likely with lower salaries. How will you produce your off-farm income? 92% of farmers in the U.S. rely on i…
 
Sign Up To Receive Our FFA Stories Newsletter! Email address: SHOW NOTES INTRODUCING KAYLA REED! They say that fortune favors the bold, and after hearing this episode I think you will definitely agree. In today’s episode, I am interviewing Kayla Reed. Kayla is a former chapter president at the Pulaski High School FFA Chapter, and she is currently a…
 
Today was an unbelievably long (14 hours) and busy, busy day. So busy in fact, that I almost did not notice that I was in the middle of living the life I had once dreamed about….right up until Hattie walked into my office in her FFA uniform. On today’s episode I want to take you through my day: Loading cattle in the dark at 7am 2 incredible intervi…
 
Sign Up To Receive Our FFA Stories Newsletter! Email address: SHOW NOTES INTRODUCING MEGAN CLARK! I once heard luck defined as “when preparation meets opportunity”. I love this definition of luck because so many people on the sidelines think that people who achieve could easily be replaced by any other person off of the street if they just happened…
 
When it’s completed the futuristic city of Neom will sit in the Saudi Arabian desert, a US$500 billion dollar metropolis, thirty times larger than New York. Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman believes the project will transform his kingdom into the innovation centre of the world, but critics say it risks further widening inequality and dividing the c…
 
Tip Of The WeekDo You Have Assets That Are Not Electronic?(Imagine that you lived in Poland in 1939 when the Nazi’s invaded and took over everything. Everything you ever worked for and put away to take care of you when could no longer work would have been seized. Anything you could not carry on your person as you fled was lost. This the best exampl…
 
Joining us for the first episode of the season! Our guest speaker is the CDF's newest Governing Board Chair, Stephen Chin. This chat covers what Stephen predicts will be a consequence of 2020 due to the acceleration of digital transformation as a result of pandemic. Listen in to understand by what Stephen means by 2021 being "the hybrid year," and …
 
SHOW NOTESToday's episode is really special for two reasons. First, it has the potential to be very impactful on the FFA. Second, 80% of the world's hungry people are farmers. But, unlike U.S. farmers, they are subsistence based and less sophisticated. But programs like Growing Hope Globally are taking farming expertise and productivity from the U.…
 
SHOW NOTESKEY IDEAS: In 2011 when we purchased our farm we had a long, long way to go. We bought 25 acres of weeds with a house on them. There were no fences, no irrigation, and the land had not been cultivated in years. I had a small, John Deer tractor with an 8' disk on the back, and I worked the ground with that.Tons of rocks came up while I dis…
 
Buy The Profitable SAE Student WorkbookSign Up To Receive Our FFA Stories Newsletter!Email address:SHOW NOTESIntroducing Cole Searle! I interview a lot of young men and women on this show who are devoted to agriculture. These days you hear so much about kids not wanting to take over farms or continue that lifestyle that when a student who is passio…
 
Poem 27 by Catullus 1 MINISTER uetuli puer Falerni (Come, boy, you who serve out the old Falernian,) 2 inger mi calices amariores, (fill up stronger cups for me,) 3 ut lex Postumiae iubet magistrae (as the law of Postumia, mistress of the revels, ordains, 4 ebriosa acina ebriosioris. (Postumia more tipsy than the tipsy grape.) 5 at uos quo lubet hi…
 
Adam Ellwanger is a professor of English at the University of Houston - Downtown, where he teaches rhetoric and writing. In addition to those topics, his varied research interests include popular culture, political philosophy, media studies, and the American Mess writ large. Check out his dangerous new book on the modern politics of identity, entit…
 
I Am Charged Up For 2021! We Hope You Are Too!Everyone, if you were not chomping at the bit to get back to work once the Christmas and New Year's Break was over, have you asked yourself why not? You are probably in the wrong job/career/vocation/etc. if you weren't super excited to get back and to have another 10 months of relatively uninterrupted w…
 
"I'm not a doctor, I'm a beathacker!" With Dandelion cooperating, the group looks for a timely distraction to exit the church unnoticed. This is the moment Garrett has been training for his whole life. Countdown Clock Album Art: https://imgur.com/dNHUVJy.jpg Artwork by @shaunmakes Audio Production by Astronomic Audio Featuring: Jake as The GM Alex …
 
Sign Up To Receive Our FFA Stories Newsletter!Email address:SHOW NOTESINTRODUCING EMMA VICTERY!Having a business model on your farm that is sustainable is challenging. Of course, if you are commodity-based there are so many factors that are outside of the control that you've got to get bigger and push harder. If you are smaller you are almost force…
 
Tip Of The Week:Create your own “night shoot”. Find some time and a safe location to practice shooting in the dark. And practice using your lighting technology as well as shooting in the absence of any light or technology. I'll tell you how in the episode.Rural Crime In The U.S.https://journalstar.com/news/state-and-regional/crime-and-courts/invest…
 
Happy New Year to all of your. Here is to 2021 being a much better year than 2020! This our annual New Year's show in which my wife and daughter, Autumm and Hattie, join me on the podcast. This is the one episode per year where they make an appearance and we re-cap our farm life. We are making a change this year as I am no longer doing our end of y…
 
SHOW NOTESJason Tatge describes the device that he has created as the "Fitbit for farm equipment". I don't think there could be any more apt description. Jason is the creator of Farmobile which is a device and data capture system that solves many problems that people practicing precision farming in the past faced, such as how to get the data out of…
 
As Leia and her Zeltron companions debate the appropriate way to care for their Nagai prisoner, Sam and Brian welcome back Brian's Star Wife, Blythe Rudloff, to talk about CGI Luke, to educate Sam on the history of the Harlem Globetrotters, to discuss the compassion and empathy of Leia and to analyze the horniness (or lack of horniness) in the Star…
 
It's a wrap folks! Season 1 of The Pipeline: All things CD & DevOps Podcast by the CD Foundation wraps with 25 episodes and over 6,000 downloads! Thank you to all our speakers and listeners for the support. Here are the top 5 episodes of the season: 1. Configuration Management - Needed Now More Than Ever! 2. Continuous Delivery, Defined 3. What is …
 
Sign Up To Receive Our FFA Stories Newsletter!Email address:SHOW NOTESINTRODUCING ELYCE BURZALAFF!Cleary my favorite aspect of the FFA is that it exposes students to entrepreneurship. I have a lot of favorite aspects, but it was entrepreneurship that introduced me to the FFA, and that is the aspect that I have been profiling for six years now. I li…
 
I had an interesting day yesterday, and I want to tell you all about it.I have been thoroughly enjoying this holiday season and a bit of a break from my normal routine for the past four days or so. However, even though I haven't been podcasting every day or conducting interviews every day, I am still working on the farm every day during this holida…
 
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