Pigs, Goats and People

Jolene observes how Emily's preparation for the fair is teaching her life skills directly related to a successful family business.

Excuses. Excuses. Excuses.

Many of the excuses have a nugget of truth in them, and almost all carry emotion.

Communication: Build Up or Blow Up

Jolene Brown shares the key elements of communicating clear expectations.

Jolene Brown: Ring on the Finger

Today on PinkTractor.com, Jolene Brown talks about the obligation you have when you put a ring on someone's finger.

The Need for a Buy-sell Agreement

Wills may be changed on a whim. Why you need a buy-sell agreement.

The Reality of Feeding the World

Jolene Brown joins us to discuss the reality of feeding the world from farms in the United States.

Silence is not Golden

Why silence isn't golden and why there is no resolution unless there is a conversation, followed by action.

On a Mission About a Mission

Jolene Brown discusses the challenge and mission of being farmers who feed the world.

Five Tips on Finding Good Advisors

Jolene Brown on getting the right people for your business and your families - five tips on finding good advisors. 

Farm Security Plan

If you run any business, you have to plan for the future. Now is the perfect time to plan the year ahead and beyond.

5 Questions to Answer on Your Farm's Legacy

Five key questions to clarify the intent and commitment of family farm business owners if they wish to assure the integrity of the business for years to come.

Choices of Positive People

Jolene shares seven things that positive people do - a great reminder that through a tough market, personal struggle or anything getting you down, the choice is yours.