Join Zeke Jennings, the managing editor of Spudman magazine, as he talks with growers about their jobs, their philosophies, current trends in potato growing, and more!

Zeke Jennings is the managing editor of Spudman magazine, a print and online publication dedicated to the U.S. potato industry.

Episode 3: Alison & Ben Sklarczyk, Sklarczyk Seed Farm with Alison & Ben Sklarczyk Episode #3 — November 12, 2020

Alison & Ben Sklarczyk, who own Sklarczyk Seed Farm potato tissue culture lab and greenhouse in Northern Michigan, join Spudman editor Zeke Jennings to discuss their business, which produces more than 5 million minitubers each year.

Episode 2: Amanda & Braydon Wakasugi, San Acacio Seed with Amanda & Braydon Wakasugi Episode #2 — October 30, 2020

Amanda and Braydon Wakasugi join Spudman editor Zeke Jennings to discuss their multi-farm San Acacio Seed potato partnership in Colorado's San Luis Valley. They talk about irrigation challenges in the valley, the diverse soil conditions and why being highly isolated is a big benefit for seed growers.

Episode 1: RJ Andrus, Idahoan Foods with RJ Andrus Episode #1 — October 08, 2020

RJ Andrus isn’t just in one potato field, he’s in many fields. As the senior manager of raw procurement for Idahoan Foods, Andrus works closely with contract growers to make sure there are always potatoes to process. He’s also a member of the National Potato Council’s executive committee. Andrus talks about his upbringing, challenges facing growers, his advocacy work and what it was like trying to find John Keeling’s replacement.

The Potato Field with Spudman Episode #Promo — October 02, 2020

An introduction to the new "The Potato Field with Spudman" podcast.


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