Category: The Land Show

Listen to the rest of the show This week on The Land Show with Dave and Johnny: Alabama’s Agriculture Commissioner, Rick Pate, joins us to give an encouraging update on what he is hearing from farmers and landowners around the state. William Crawford, Director of the President’s Outdoor Scholars Program at the University of Montevallo, shares what is happening with their students and the tremendous growth of the program. Robert King discusses the continued strong demand for rural land and Read more…

Listen to the rest of the show This week on The Land Show with Dave and Johnny: Eddie Lee Rider and Eric O’Keefe with The Land Report Magazine are on to share their recent findings about Bill Gates being America’s largest owner of privately held farmland. www.landreport.com Erin Beasley, Executive Vice President with the Alabama Cattlemen’s Association, updated us on some important topics affecting landowners and producers around the state. www.bamabeef.org Randall Upchurch gives our Farmland Report. www.selandgroup.com/agents/randally-upchurch Rick Bourne Read more…

Listen to the rest of the show This week on The Land Show with Dave and Johnny: Donnie Wedgeworth with Catfish Navy was on to talk about their recent disaster relief efforts after tornadoes in west Alabama. Brandon Jackson, owner of Riverside Fly Shop, joins us to talk about the recent flooding on Smith Lake, and the fun trout fishing in the tail race below Smith Lake Dam. Ben Elliott with Alabama Ag Credit was in studio to celebrate his Read more…

Listen to the rest of the show This week on The Land Show with Dave and Johnny: Taylor Hatchett, owner of Boozer Farms in Chilton County, is on to share about what is happening on their family farm, and gives some advice to new or beginning farmers. https://www.boozerfarms.com/​  Bobby Ray Holmes, owner of Holmestead Farm in Talladega County, updates us on his produce operation and shares some wisdom to new farmers. Randall Upchurch discusses current poultry farm trends and recent Read more…

Listen to the rest of the show This week on The Land Show with Dave and Johnny: Andy Guy, Southeast Regional Forester with the Alabama Forestry Commission, is on to talk about how landowners can address storm damage to your timber and resources available from the Alabama Forestry Commission. www.forestry.alabama.gov Preston Roberts, with the Alabama Farmers Federation, is in studio to discuss how the Federation is working to help protect private property rights and serve people across Alabama. www.alfafarmers.org Russ Read more…

Listen to the rest of the show This week on The Land Show with Dave and Johnny: Ellie Watson, Director for Sweet Grown Alabama, is on to discuss the great progress farmers and producers are making in serving clients during COVID. www.sweetgrownalabama.org Daniel Davis joins us to discuss stocking fish ponds and fertilization and pond management. www.davisfishfarms.com Josh Milton gives an update on the land market in northwest Alabama and discusses the Oakstone Woods island in the Tombigbee River. www.selandgroup.com/agents/josh-milton Read more…

Listen to the rest of the show This week on The Land Show with Dave and Johnny: Tim Wood, with the Alabama Farmer’s Co-op in Selma, joins us to reminisce about some turkey hunts, and also about the recent recommendations from the Conservation Advisory Board. Lyle Gilbert, owner of Houndstooth Game Calls, talks about an epic battle with a smart gobbler he had a few years ago, and their great line of turkey calls. Robert King joins us to discuss Read more…

This Week on The Land Show with Dave and Johnny: Blake Hargroder, owner of Blake’s Crawfish, joins us to talk about his crawfish growing operation over in Uniontown, Alabama. Bethany O’Rear with Alabama Cooperative Extension System talks about the Grow More Give More campaign. Randall Upchurch gave the Farmland Report. www.selandgroup.com/agents/randall-upchurch Dave and Jonathan answer a listener question about mineral rights and property ownership rights. Download this episode Dave: Well Jonathan, it was a tasty “Land Show” today, man. Johnny: Read more…

 This Week on The Land Show with Dave and Johnny: Chuck Sykes, Alabama’s Director of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries, joins us to give a recap of Alabama’s deer hunting season and to report on harvest records with Game Check. www.outdooralabama.com Steve Talley, with Talley’s Fruit Farm, updates us on how the cold weather is affecting the fruit and produce in the north part of the state. Brian Watts shares about what is happening in timber markets across the state Read more…

 This Week on The Land Show with Dave and Johnny: Seth Maddox, Migratory Game Bird Coordinator for Alabama, reports on the waterfowl harvest and dove seasons. www.outdooralabama.com Lonnie Miller, president of the Alabama Dog Hunters Association, comes on to talk about dog deer hunting around the state. www.alabamadoghuntersassocation.org Fred Hanners talks about the land market in our farmland report. www.selandgroup.com/agents/fredh/ Brian Watts talks about recent trends with timber prices in our Timber Talk segment. www.selandgroup.com/agents/Brian-watts Download this episode Dave Read more…