Wed, 30 March 2022
OFI 1345: When Several Slow Projects Are Suddenly Fast | FFA SAE Edition | Alex Kellersmith | Houston - UVCC FFA
My attention was first drawn to Alex Kellersmith when I read an article about him making maple syrup for his supervised agricultural experience in the FFA. I am always fascinated with this particular SAE because naturally growing trees provide one of the most delicious products on the market. And, I live in Idaho where this is impossible and you pay a premium for Maple Syrup in a bottle!
As it turns out, Alex has several supervised agricultural experiences. He likes to grow things that he can either sell directly from harvest or add value to and then sell. And they all have a common thread....there is the slow pace of the growing season for each of them, and then suddenly, there is a lot of work to be done all at once. Take these projects for example:
Alex has some very good advice for incoming FFA students in this interview as to why they should really invest into multiple SAE's. Tune in and hear what he has to say!
Direct download: Off_Farm_Income--Episode_1345_Alex_Kellersmith-COMM_16_39-031822.mp3
Category:FFA -- posted at: 12:30am MDT