Social Media and Ag

Yesterday I participated in the #AgChat about Social Media in Agriculture.  It was a super interesting 2 hours of conversation.  I got to see how other agvocates make use of social media for their brands, causes, and  general ag awareness. What really struck home for me in this conversation is that we all share our Read More …

Spinning a Yarn

The 7th and final chapter in our book, Farm Anatomy: The Curious Parts and Pieces of Country Life is entitled Spinning a Yarn.  This chapter of the book covers: Carding and spinning yarn Natural dyes How to make a flower press How to make a corn husk doll Making rag rugs Making candles Quilt patterns Read More …

Young Farmers Conference 2012

Matt & I went to the 2012 Indiana Farm Bureau Young Farmer’s Conference in Indianapolis last weekend.  It was a lot of fun!  This year was another record breaking year for the conference with 631 registered attendees and 100+ kids. The conference started on Friday night with fun and games.  There was a cornhole (bean Read More …

Indiana Farm Bureau Conference 2011

This past weekend My husband and I got the opportunity to attend the 2011 Indiana Farm Bureau Conference in Indianapolis.  This year’s conference was hosted at the new JW Marriott. The hotel wasn’t even open this time last year.  The hotel has 33 floors – well really 32, since they skipped the 13th floor. It’s Read More …