Capital Roots: Stories from Agriculture's Footprint

by Capital Farm Credit

A podcast brought to you by Capital Farm Credit, featuring stories about agriculture production, sustainability, lifestyle and Texas tall tales. We'll share unique stories about Texas agriculture and how the ag industry impacts lives every day. For more than 100 years, Capital Farm Credit has supported rural communities and agriculture with reliable, consistent credit and financial services. Capital Farm Credit is a proud memb ...   ...  Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 3

  • Episode 29 - Dan Hunter & Addie Stone, Texas Department of Agriculture

    Episode 29 - Dan Hunter & Addie Stone, Texas Department of Agriculture

    On this episode of Capital Roots, we explore the Texas Department of Agriculture, dig into the many programs and services they offer, and learn more about Dan Hunter, Assistant Commissioner for Communications and Trade and Business Development.

  • Episode 28 - Jimmy Ropolo & Cameron Roehl, UnitedAg

    Episode 28 - Jimmy Ropolo & Cameron Roehl, UnitedAg

    United Agricultural Cooperative Inc. is the result of several ag cooperatives merging along the Texas Gulf Coast over the previous century. Today, United Ag’s membership consists of 1,165 farmers, ranchers and landowners involved in agricultural production. Join us for this episode to learn more about the history of UnitedAg and how it has evolved into the business it is today.

  • Episode 27 - Marcela Garcia & Galen Franz, U.S. Rice Producers Association

    Episode 27 - Marcela Garcia & Galen Franz, U.S. Rice Producers Association

    In this episode of Capital Roots, we talk with Marcela Garcia and Galen Franz. Marcela is the CEO of the U.S. Rice Producers Association and Galen Franz is a member of the board of directors. The US Rice Producers Association, representing rice producers in Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Texas, is the only national rice producers’ organization comprised by producers, elected by producers and representing producers in all six rice-producing states.

  • Episode 26 - Donnell and Tucker Brown, R.A. Brown Ranch

    Episode 26 - Donnell and Tucker Brown, R.A. Brown Ranch

    Donnell Brown and Tucker Brown of the R.A. Brown family and R.A. Brown Ranch, have been ranching in Texas since 1895. They have a deep and rich history of raising top quality Quarter Horses and registered and commercial cattle. Join us for this episode and learn more about their unique past and current operation.

  • Episode 25 - Maycon Moura, Moura Stock Dogs

    Episode 25 - Maycon Moura, Moura Stock Dogs

    In episode 25 of Capital Roots, we talk with Maycon Moura with Moura Stock Dogs. He shares with us his background in dog breeding and training, some of the benefits of using dogs for working cattle, and updates on his RFD TV show.