AdFarm · Marketing · Social Media

Top 10 Takeaways from #AgCatalyst: Part 2

Earlier this week I shared Part 1 of my Top 10 Takeaways from the AgCatalyst social media conference in Minneapolis. If you missed Part 1, check it out here. This was the second annual AgCatalyst conference, presented by AdFarm. This year’s theme was “It’s All About the Content” and featured various top-notch speakers from the agribusiness and… Continue reading Top 10 Takeaways from #AgCatalyst: Part 2

AdFarm · Marketing · Social Media

Top 10 Takeaways from #AgCatalyst: Part 1

Last week I had the opportunity to attend the AgCatalyst social media conference in Minneapolis. This was the second annual AgCatalyst conference, presented by AdFarm. This year’s theme was “It’s All About the Content” and featured various top-notch speakers from the agribusiness and food industries. As I do after most conferences I attend, I decided… Continue reading Top 10 Takeaways from #AgCatalyst: Part 1

AdFarm · Agriculture · Food

Bringing Attention to Food Freedom

Yesterday, February 12, was Food Freedom Day in Canada. Designated by the Canadian Federation of Agriculture (CFA), Food Freedom Day marks the calendar date when the average Canadian will have earned enough income to pay his or her grocery bill for the entire year. For the past four years the date has fallen on February… Continue reading Bringing Attention to Food Freedom

Ramblings

In a matter of weeks

On December 19, 2011 I was sitting in my condo in Winnipeg, Manitoba contemplating my future. Fast forward three weeks and here I am sitting in someone else’s home in Calgary, Alberta. In three short weeks I accepted a new job, resigned from my old job, traded in my car on a new one, sold… Continue reading In a matter of weeks

AdFarm · Motivational · Ramblings · Social Media

Looking back and looking ahead

With all the busyness, December 31, 2011 snuck up on me and I just realized that I should be looking back on the past year. Social media was a big part of my life this past year. I started this blog in April and I look forward to writing each post (all 87, so far).… Continue reading Looking back and looking ahead

AdFarm · Agriculture · MRAC · Ramblings

Embarking on a new adventure

In a recent blog post I talked about being adventurous, and I think I’ve spent a good chunk of my life being adventurous in various ways. So why stop now? I’m excited to share that I will soon be embarking on a new adventure. I’ve accepted a position as Public Relations Account Executive for AdFarm, an agricultural marketing… Continue reading Embarking on a new adventure