Agriculture · Farm Life · Fashion

Farmer + Wheat = Bread

Via social media I discovered a new t-shirt fundraising campaign called #HereForFarmers, started by Farm At Hand, a farm management software company. Three different t-shirt designs were available for sale with a portion of the proceeds going to the Farm Stress Line. The other designs were: Farmer + Barley = Beer and Farmer + Cow =… Continue reading Farmer + Wheat = Bread

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

Ag Education · Agriculture · Farm Life · Social Media

#harvest14 begins

Harvest has begun on the Canadian Prairies. If you’re on Twitter follow #harvest14 or #westcdnag to see all the harvest tweets from our farmers. I travelled to Manitoba recently and captured these photos on my family farm of the wheat harvest.

Ag Education · Fun Stuff · Social Media · Volunteerism

#stampede2014 picture wrap up

The Calgary Stampede has come and gone for another year. Once again I volunteered with the Ag Media committee and was on park for several of the 10 days. We also took in the afternoon rodeo, and evening chuckwagon races and grandstand show. It was a busy and fun time. This year I captured lots… Continue reading #stampede2014 picture wrap up

Agriculture · Fashion · Fun Stuff · Social Media · Wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday: I’m Prairie Proud

Farm Life · Fun Stuff · Ramblings

#WeAreWinter: This About Sums Up Canada

The hashtag WeAreWinter has been trending on Twitter in Canada during the recent Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.  A Mexican friend, who moved to Canada a couple years ago, recently said she’s noticed that Canada seems to have about two or three months of summer and the rest of the year is winter. Yeah,… Continue reading #WeAreWinter: This About Sums Up Canada