IF 87: A Tale of Two Brains w/Gerry Friesen



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Episode 87: A Tale of Two Brains w/Gerry Friesen

In this week’s episode, “A Tale of Two Brains,” Tracy speaks with Gerry Friesen about the farmer’s brain on anxiety.

Many are finding as we move further into the Covid-19 experience, our anxiety levels are increasing daily. If you are experiencing this, you are not alone. In this episode, Tracy and Gerry speak about some of the additional challenges that the agriculture industry is facing due to the COVID crisis. Gerry reveals what happens to our thinking during times like this. He shares his theory on the two brains, the side effects of anxiety on our thinking, and how to manage it all…..when it all seems like so much.

Both enlightening and reassuring, we encourage you to tune into this episode that will help you better understand what your brain is going through, and how to cope with it all.

Did you enjoy the show?

This episode was inspired by Gerry's original article published as "A Tale of Two Brains." We here at Farm Marketer enjoyed this article so much that we invited Gerry Friesen onto "The Impact Farming Show" to create a video and podcast episode based on his original article.

You can read Gerry's original article "The Tale of Two Brains," by visiting the Farm Marketer news section of our website
or by >>> Clicking Here <<<


* Disclaimer - As always, this information is not intended to provide business or medical advice. To ensure that your own circumstances have been properly considered and that action is taken based on the latest information available, you should obtain professional advice from qualified business or medical professionals before acting on any of the information in this post.

 Show Guest

Gerry Friesen
Stress & Conflict Management Specialist
The Recovering Farmer


Gerry comes from a diverse background of experience, learning, and discovery. It would appear that he has never found his niche in life and loves talking about it. Never short on humor, because after all humor can be a cover-up for much deeper issues, Gerry is bound to share the stories, the experiences, the ups and downs of his life through stories, stories all of you will relate too. As a listener, the one thing you can be assured of is that you will find an applicable life lesson through what you hear. Lessons that will help you in bringing back a semblance of sanity to the crazy world we live in.

Connect with Gerry Friesen - Twitter / Linkedin Website


The Impact Farming Show

Welcome to Impact Farming, Farm Marketer's video and audio show dedicated to helping Canadian farmers excel in the business of farming. Our goal with this show is to introduce our audience to the people and ideas that are going to make an IMPACT on their farming operation. 

Show Host - Tracy Brunet
CEO of Farm Marketer 

Tracy and her husband are cattle ranchers in South East, Manitoba. As host of the show, primary producer and agvocate, Tracy is passionate about helping farmers succeed in the business of farming. 

In each episode, Tracy chats with today's most successful farm advisors and industry leaders to bring our audience the best and most important ideas. 

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