Ag State of Mind Episode 75- Internal Vs External Validation

Keri and I during my recording for Illinois Farm Bureau Women in Ag https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-75-internal-vs-external-validation Greetings and welcome to the Diamond episode of the Ag State of Mind Podcast. Thanks to everyone for an incredible run of episodes. Going Solo today to chat about Internal Vs. External validation. We worry so much about the validation from … Continue reading Ag State of Mind Episode 75- Internal Vs External Validation

Ag State of Mind Ep 73 – Brian Alexander

https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-73-brian-alexander-ranching-reboot Happy Valentines today. I've made it no secret how I am interested and trying to be involved in regenerative ranching. I've found that it is the most enjoyable and economical way for me to raise my cattle and for me to be kind to the Earth. My guest today is a huge influence in … Continue reading Ag State of Mind Ep 73 – Brian Alexander

ASOM EP 72 – Whitney Kinne

https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-72-whitney-kinne In our lives and our businesses, we often find ourselves making decisions based on emotion when we should be making those decisions based on hard evidence. What if there was someone out there who could help you work through those emotions to help you make the best decision. Whitney Kinne is a leadership and … Continue reading ASOM EP 72 – Whitney Kinne

Ag State of Mind Episode 71 – Sami Bolen

https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-71-sami-bolen Extreme focus on fitness and being involved in agriculture have not always gone hand in hand. I find that odd. However, there are several in the agriculture world who are doing their best to break that. Sami Bolen is a wife, mother, rancher, MU extension agent, among other things living in Southwest Missouri. She … Continue reading Ag State of Mind Episode 71 – Sami Bolen

Ag State of Mind Episode 70 – Leah McGrath

https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-70-leah-mcgrath Leah McGrath is a Registered Dietitian currently employed in retail (supermarket) dietetics.  We chat today about her journey and the interesting role she plays as a supermarket dietitian.  This is something I didn’t really know existed until Leah and I chatted on the podcast.  We then shift to talk about the important role advocacy … Continue reading Ag State of Mind Episode 70 – Leah McGrath

ASOM Ep 68 – Whitney Larson – Cultivating Courage

https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-68-whitney-larson-cultivating-courage We are going to pause our month on nutrition today to chat with my friend Whitney La. rson. Whitney is from Western Kansas where she farms with her husband Bart and is an incredible advocate for farmers and in particular farmers wives everywhere. If you have been a long time listener of the podcast, … Continue reading ASOM Ep 68 – Whitney Larson – Cultivating Courage

ASOM Ep 65 – Ramblings

https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-65-ramblings Solo episode today that was recorded on a whim. I chat for a bit about my son Levi's integral part in this podcast through his editing and feedback. I then chat about what's to be expected for this podcast and the mission of ASOM going forward. Lastly, I talk about the Christmas season and … Continue reading ASOM Ep 65 – Ramblings

Ag State of Mind Episode 62 – Being a Man

https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-62-being-a-man Thanks to you all for tuning in this month to our series where we dive into talking about men's health. I want to thank all of the guests this past month... Henry Roberts, Allan Kehler, Matt Niswander, and Bryan Moes for their contributions to this mission of ours. It was so refreshing to hear … Continue reading Ag State of Mind Episode 62 – Being a Man

Ag State of Mind Ep 61 – Bryan Moes

https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-61-bryan-moes-moes-feedlot Happy Thanksgiving week folks! Today is Part 4 and our final installment of our November series talking about men's mental health. Today, we speak with long time supporter of the show and friend Bryan Moes. Bryan is a farmer/feeder from Northeast South Dakota. We talk to Bryan about what it's like being a father … Continue reading Ag State of Mind Ep 61 – Bryan Moes

ASOM – Ep 59 – Allan Kehler

https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-59-allan-kehler-born-resilient Part Two of our November series focusing on men's mental health. Today, we speak to Allan Kehler of Saskatchewan, Canada. Allan was introduced to me by previous guest and friend Lesley Kelly. Allan has an incredible story of perseverance and resilience through adversity. We talk about his journey to sobriety, the struggles with maintaining … Continue reading ASOM – Ep 59 – Allan Kehler

Ag State of Mind Ep 58 – Henry Roberts

https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-58-henry-roberts-hank-wade Greetings and welcome to our November theme focusing on Men's Health. Really excited for this month. Today, we speak to long time friend of the show Henry Roberts. Henry is retired Air Force as well as a retired firefighter. He has now focused his passion on mental health and being an advocate in that … Continue reading Ag State of Mind Ep 58 – Henry Roberts

Take A Rest

Greetings everyone! It's been a long time since I've composed an actual blog entry. I've been utilizing this space to write show notes and provide links for the guests of my podcasts, but not actually taking my thoughts and putting them into words as was the original intention of this blog. We all have to … Continue reading Take A Rest

ASOM Ep 57 Chelsea Hanson – Sasse Lake Farms

https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-57-chelsea-hanson-sass-lake-farms As some of you are aware, November is Men's Health Awareness month. Often times, this month is focused on physical health issues such as prostate cancer. I want to take it a step further and shift the focus of this month to men's mental health. I plan to speak to several men throughout this … Continue reading ASOM Ep 57 Chelsea Hanson – Sasse Lake Farms

ASOM Ep 56 – Megan Teerlink Getting Mindful with Megan

Source: Getting Mindful with Megan on Soundcloud https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-56-megan-teerlink-getting-mindful-with-megan Today is a unique episode of the podcast...and if I'm being honest, it's a tad bit selfish. Megan Teerlink hosts my new favorite podcast, Getting Mindful with Megan. She takes an unique approach to mindfulness, intentionality, and self improvement by drawing from her life as a yoga … Continue reading ASOM Ep 56 – Megan Teerlink Getting Mindful with Megan

ASOM Ep 55 – Emma Rose Ploch

https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-55-emma-rose-ploch-found-in-the-field It is my belief that the mental health of students during the COVID-19 pandemic has not gotten the proper attention. We are trying to do our part here at ASOM to remedy that. Emma Rose Ploch is a student at the University of Missouri and is founder of the Ag Advocacy page Found in … Continue reading ASOM Ep 55 – Emma Rose Ploch

ASOM Ep 54 – Austin Black – Freedom Financial Coaching

https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-54-austin-black-freedom-financial-coaching For lots of us, money is a point of great stress. We are always seeming to chase the dollar thinking that more money equals a better life. Our guest today challenges that a bit. Austin Black is a financial coach with a passion for helping those invovled in agriculture. Today, we chat with Austin … Continue reading ASOM Ep 54 – Austin Black – Freedom Financial Coaching

ASOM Ep 53 is now Live

https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-52-amanda-stone-mississippi-state-extension <iframe src="https://open.spotify.com/embed-podcast/show/5Plj8flKyHPeusQaYF3q2T" width="100%" height="232" frameborder="0" allowtransparency="true" allow="encrypted-media"></iframe> It's Episode No. 53 and Happy 1 year anniversary to the Ag State of Mind Podcast. We are so thankful to everyone who has joined along in this journey over the past year. It is our goal over the next year to continue to bring the best … Continue reading ASOM Ep 53 is now Live

ASOM Monica Kramer McKonkey

https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-52-monica-kramer-mcconkey I always love when a farm kid goes to school, pursues a career, then uses that career to help out farmers. Monica Kramer McCojkey is a farm kid turned counselor who has returned to her roots helping out farmers in times of need. We talk about her upbringing and her journey to wanting to … Continue reading ASOM Monica Kramer McKonkey

Breaking Ground: Unearthing Mental Health in Agriculture

Join us for our upcoming webinar for a real life discussion about mental health with farmers and mental health professionals alike. A continued reminder. This coming Wednesday May 20 we will be holding the “Breaking Ground” webinar where we are unearthing mental health in agriculture. Session will be taped so be sure to register at … Continue reading Breaking Ground: Unearthing Mental Health in Agriculture

Post Classic Wrap-Up

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f7AoQo1oJ_c#action=share Recording of our panel on Succession Planning from 2020 Commodity Classic. Greetings all. I'm not going to beat around here today. I just wanted to give a quick run down of my time at Commodity Classic last week. For those who may not be familiar with this event, Commodity Classic is the annual convention … Continue reading Post Classic Wrap-Up

Episode 18 of ASoM now Live

Today on the show we have Michelle Jones. Michelle is a wife, a mother, and a farmer from Montana. Michelle has been very open online about her struggles with her anxiety and depression. She’s taken action to help reduce the stigma surrounding mental health in ag. She has a comprehensive resource page on her website … Continue reading Episode 18 of ASoM now Live

Eating Healthy

Healthy food isn't always what you've been led to believe. Greetings everyone. Hope all is well in your part of the world. I appreciate everyone who has taken the time to listen and subscribe to our podcast. It has been a blessing to be able to reach all across the country, and even to the … Continue reading Eating Healthy

Back Again!!

📸: Ché Headman Hey yall. Glad to be back to writing again. I've had a busy month working extensively on my podcast, dealing with kids playing sports, working a full time pharmacist job, and keeping up with the fall calving herd. Thanks to everyone who has had the opportunity to subscribe, download, and listen to … Continue reading Back Again!!

Ag State Of Mind Ep. 64 – Wyatt Merry

https://globalagnetwork.com/ag-state-of-mind-with-jason-medows/podcast/asom-ep-64-wyatt-merry-oklahoma-farming Wyatt Merry is a 3rd Generation Farmer in Texoma, Oklahoma. He farms alongside his father as well as attends high school. We talk about the day to day on his farm and how he has come to gain a passion for agriculture. We then shift to talking about his life as a high school … Continue reading Ag State Of Mind Ep. 64 – Wyatt Merry