There’s a new generation of farmers out there. Rob “The SharkFarmer” Sharkey is one of them and A Shot of Ag gives them a bold new voice in Central Illinois. Rob is not your average Illinois grain farmer. On A Shot of Ag, he and his guests shake things up with a no-nonsense look at farming and farm life. If you’re looking for commodity prices, you’ll have to look elsewhere.
A Shot of Ag with Rob Sharkey airs Wednesday evenings at 5:30 p.m. and Monday afternoons at 1 p.m. on WTVP HD 47.1. Check local listings or the online channel schedules.
What About the Host?
First and foremost, Rob Sharkey is a grain farmer from Bradford, Illinois. But the farm is just the beginning. Rob is a digital media disruptor who never shies away from a controversy. His unique voice resonates with thousands of global listeners, connecting generations and the places they call home. He and his high school sweetheart, Emily, wrangle four school age kids with boundless energy and good humor. In addition to A Shot of Ag on WTVP, you can catch Rob on the airwaves and online on the SharkFarmer and What the Farm podcasts, Successful Farming TV, RFD TV and Sirius XM radio.