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A Better Way to Farm Podcast

Nov 1, 2021

We hope all of you are having a great day! We at A Better Way to Farm is always looking forward to sharing with our loyal listeners serious hacks in managing our farms in whatever season we may be in. We believe that better decisions lead to better yields over time.

And today we have one of our farm experts, Nick Hunt who will share with us ways in which we can set up our planter for liquid fertilizer from a growerโ€™s standpoint. He also has worked with other growers to help them get set-up.

Be open to listening, and then decide what's best for your farm! Taking note of the techniques offered from this interview will allow our farm to grow in a more efficient and effective manner. So tune in, and let's get right to it! ๐Ÿ˜‰ ๐Ÿ˜‰ ๐Ÿ˜‰



Episode 75 Highlights


  • 00:28 ร  A technical go-to expert on equipment and a successful grower, Nick Hunt ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐ŸŒพ


  • 01:35 From a grower standpoint, letโ€™s hear the exact set-up they have with their planter โ€ฆ


  • 02:39 Listen to what Nick has to say on their entry level system ๐Ÿ‘ˆ


  • 03:40 โ€ฆ why the transition??


  • 05:39 So the first system wasnโ€™t perfect, but was it worth it โ“


  • 06:18 What was Nickโ€™s first year look like with the old system then?


  • 08:26 Nick suggests on another good entry-level system รŸ


  • 10:10 No matter what we have to do is going to be better than doing nothing โœ”


  • 10:37 So this entry level system, wonder what the ballpark cost is for these? Listen! ๐Ÿ‘‚


  • 11:27 How about the cost for a 12 row planter with that whole system ๐Ÿ’ฒ๐Ÿ’ฒ


  • 12:18 For the tender set-up, here are the things to remember ๐Ÿ‘ˆ


  • 14:31 It's never wrong to do the right thing โ€“ Rod ๐Ÿ’š


  • 15:27 Looking to get started on your equipment? Word of advice from Nick and Rod ๐Ÿ˜‰


  • 16:25 If you havenโ€™t yet, do give us a rating and share us with a friend or a neighbour โค



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Missed the previous episode? Here you go:


A Complete Guide to Get Your Planter Set Up for Liquid Fertilizer for Under $6000 Ep74