Podcast Intro

meet gary. Marion County

Meet Gary Kingery.

Retired State Technician for the Division of Soil Conservation with the State of Iowa.

Assistant Commissioner in Marion County.

Owner of an abandoned mine site, recently reclaimed.

Hear more about Gary and his abandoned mine site in podcast #6.

Gary Kingery

Gary Kingery, in front of his reclaimed mine site, part of the McVay AML Reclamation Project. He was one of five landowners who were involved in the project.

meet ron & maria. Shelby Cty

Meet Ron & Maria Rosmann. Owners of Home Sweet Home, an organic store in Shelby County.

Began to get certified as organic in 1994.

Have a 700 Acre Diversified Organic Farm Producing Corn, Oats, Soybeans, Barley, Popcorn, Turnips and Hay

Certified Organic Red Angus Cow-Calf Farm

Certified Organic Farrow-to-Finish Sow Farm

You’ll hear more about Ron and organic farming in podcast #3.

The Rosmanns opened their Organic Store on August 29th, 2012. Their farm became certified organic starting in '94.

The Rosmanns opened their Organic Store on August 29th, 2012. Their farm became certified organic starting in ’94.

Welcome!

Glad you are here! Learn about the 2013 RAGBRAI’s agriculture, land and those who work on it. Meet who we interviewed, ag facts along the route and podcast sneak peaks!