Posts tagged: "advocacy"

Bull Semen and Cow Beauty Pageants…

Finding the humor in bull semen and cow beauty pageants. 

Bringing laughter to the table: the heifers’ party

Michele Payn shares a hilarious story and explains how to bring some levity by way of animal antics or tractor trouble to Thanksgiving or Christmas.

Translating Science Through Story

Michele Payn shares how to advocate by translating science through story. How making bread, as one example, can create a connection with consumers. 

Sometimes Farming Isn't Pretty

Sometimes farming just isn't pretty. We asked our readers what their least favorite part about being a farmer is and here were some of their responses.

Lessons from a Ranch Hand

Mason shares a little about her summer as a ranch hand - along with some important lessons she learned!

How Can You Translate Farm to Food?

Michele Payn is joining us for a series on going beyond advocating to connect with consumers, a vital part of being in agriculture.

Luella Shares Her Dad's Legacy

Luella joins us to share a little about herself and how her dad's farming legacy influences her to this day.

Are You Ready For Farming?

A humorous and honest look at what you really need to be prepared for life on the farm.

Working off of the Farm

While it can be a challenge, it can also be a good thing. Here are some pros and cons of working off of the farm.

Why We Love the FFA!

Just a couple of reasons to LOVE FFA.

New Beginnings

Some thoughts on the value of new beginnings for yourself, your family and your business.

Farmer To-Do List

It's time for a fresh start, which means tackling the to-do list for the year. Here are a few recommendations for your farm to-do list!