Ruralist

EPISODE 45 // PAIGE EHNLE OF NO ROOTS BOOTS

EPISODE 45 // PAIGE EHNLE OF NO ROOTS BOOTS

This week we’re in Metamora, Illinois (pop. 3,732) with Paige Ehnle of No Roots Boots. Paige has combined her passion for travel, meeting people, and high quality western and fashion boots into a boot store on wheels. She now road trips with her vintage Airstream to markets, fairs, festivals, concerts, and other events - selling her boots all over America. She’s sharing all about how she built her business and what she’s learned along the way.

EPISODE 39 // MARY HEFFERNAN OF FIVE MARYS FARMS

EPISODE 39 // MARY HEFFERNAN OF FIVE MARYS FARMS

We’re sitting down with Mary Heffernan of Five Marys Farms. We met up at their M5 Burgerhouse in Fort Jones, California (pop. 839) to talk about all things Five Marys. Like, how she first discovered her love for small business, why she loves the rural life, the power of Instagram, and so much more. Mary is an entrepreneur at heart and you’ll be so inspired hearing how she and her family have built Five Marys from the ground up.

EPISODE 38 // BROOKE CLAY OF RURAL GONE URBAN

EPISODE 38 // BROOKE CLAY OF RURAL GONE URBAN

We recently met up with Brooke Clay of Rural Gone Urban as our travel paths were crossing in Tulsa, Oklahoma. We had a great conversation about the power of story, her Rural Influencer Project and what makes someone an influencer, and why the narrative is changing for rural America. Plus we let you in on the story behind The Ruralist and how that came to be.

EPISODE 24 // LAWYER, FARMER, AND MAYOR JAMES DECKER

EPISODE 24 // LAWYER, FARMER, AND MAYOR JAMES DECKER

We’ve got a fascinating conversation with lawyer, farmer, and mayor James Decker of Stamford, Texas (pop. 3,124) this week on the podcast. James is setting an example we can all learn from when it comes to the revitalization of and commitment to our rural communities - and you’re about to find out why.

EPISODE 20 // SCOTT STEBNER OF SCOTT STEBNER PHOTOGRAPHY

EPISODE 20 //  SCOTT STEBNER OF SCOTT STEBNER PHOTOGRAPHY

Scott Stebner is a nationally published agricultural photographer and videographer. Or, to put it more simply, Scott creates photos and videos of people with grit. Scott’s sharing about some of the amazing projects he’s been involved with, why he has started to focus more on video, and why he’s not afraid to fail. Plus you’ll learn how an unlikely ag background led to where he is today and has given him a really unique perspective.

EPISODE 7 // LINC KROEGER OF PILLAR TECHNOLOGY

EPISODE 7 // LINC KROEGER OF PILLAR TECHNOLOGY

This week we're bringing you a fascinating conversation with Linc Kroeger of Pillar Technology and The Forge in Des Moines, Iowa about bringing tech jobs to rural communities. Linc and his company are pioneering a concept that is truly forging the future and changing how we approach jobs and education in rural America.

EPISODE 5 // ANNA BRAKEFIELD OF RED LAND COTTON

EPISODE 5 // ANNA BRAKEFIELD OF RED LAND COTTON

We love showcasing makers of the best American-made products, and that's why we're so excited about this week's podcast with Anna Brakefield of Red Land Cotton. Red Land Cotton is bringing American-made linens and towels back to our homes and it's catching the attention of people all across the country!

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