Farm4Fun w/ Field Rows - Jim McArthur
We head down to Florida to chat with Jim McArthur of FieldRows about his family's peanut and cotton farm. We learn a lot about BMX history, crops grown in Florida, and Jim's media background. He was even nice enough to share the phone call with his brother Randy for us to learn more about his latest TikTok success!
- Welcome to a Summer Fun episode (Airing 10/11/21)
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- Today’s listener review is brought to you by Brandt Industries where they know you’ve got to be tough, smart, and have equipment you can rely on to succeed in farming.
- Commercial – Pre-recorded Brandt 30 second
- @Grainwagon223 – love you podcast. It keeps me entertained whole doing that grain/fertilizer relocating thing
- Commercial – BW Fusion focuses on the grower’s needs, and they aim to be a trusted resource in the operational success of the farm’s business. They bring years of agricultural experience in Biologicals and Nutritionals along with experts on the BW Fusion team to provide extreme value to their customers.
- @Fieldrows Randy Hamersmith or Jim McArthur (Twin Brother?)
- gotta start the intro with hey everybody
- 200k+ followers
- Florida Peanuts and cotton farmer
- What's the family dynamic and history?
- family, kids, wife - what does she do? - met his wife on a cruise ship
- Where did the falling down come from?
- Does he know how to play the drums and guitar?
- expandable garden hose and Ads for stuff….how do you come up with it?
- Always carrying a spare pair of sunglasses?
- What camera and tech does he use for tiktoks and youtube
- Youtube Channel. 22k subscribers 141 videos
- videos and music is his passion - college for video production
- most watched tiktok and youtube video
- What’s it like staying connected to TikTok followers
- How did you grow that audience
- has his own podcast
- What’s next? – where do we go from here?
- Any health issues?
- Any family hardships?
- What's on your mind?
- Other hobbies?
- Who is/was the coolest person you met along the way?
- What do the most successful farmers have in common?
- Larger Discussions – Segments
- Geringhoff Partnership Renewal