One of my favorite events of the year is coming up and I can't wait to see friends and co-workers from across the country as we all converge in Nashville for some great BBQ and live music. Of course, there will be some great educational meetings and speakers there as well. The 2017 Cattle Industry … Continue reading Meet Me In Nashville – February 2
Video of our panel at the 2013 American Farm Bureau Federation annual meeting in Nashville, TN. Related articles Social Agriculture - What Is It? (farmbureau.wordpress.com) Ag Social Media 'Rock Stars' Encourage Farmers, Ranchers (farmbureau.wordpress.com) Annual Farm Bureau Meeting an Encouragement to First Time Attendees (agricultureproud.com)
If you follow me on Facebook and/or Twitter, you'll notice every time I go downtown in Nashville, there will be a photo posted of the AT&T building - affectionately characterized by some background Batman themed tunes. But that's not the only thing that really catches my eye in the Music City. Back in August when … Continue reading Nashville Farmers Market and Downtown
If there's any group of farmers that relies on independent and local marketing in today's food trade, it's organic and local farmers. Today I feature Delvin Farms, an organic producer from Nashville, Tennessee. One of the great things about agriculture and food in this country is that we are able to afford food choices. Although … Continue reading AgProud: Nashville Certified Organic Farmer
Education. Networking. Opportunity. Fun. That's how the National Cattlemen's Beef Association (NCBA) describes their 114th annual convention as it comes to Music City Nashville February 1-4. I know it's still 3 weeks away, but I can't hold it to myself. I'll be going and it'll be my first large industry convention to attend. (Oh and … Continue reading NCBA Convention 2012 in Music City Nashville – Tweetup
Saturday I had the awesome opportunity to attend my first every ice hockey game. My uncle came over to Nashville for the weekend and we went to the Nashville Predators game against the Montreal Canadiens. We had seats four rows up from the glass pretty close to the net. I compared it to a basketball … Continue reading Hockey and Farming?
Taking some Zzzzs today with the Wordless Wednesday post. I arrived home late yesterday after an AWESOME 3 days in Nashville at the 2011 AgChat Conference. I'll be posting more about what I learned, thoughts to ruminate, a collection of ag products across the continent, and all of the fun people I met. But for now, … Continue reading Wordless Wednesday: Zzzzs ACFC11
One day, never been East of Memphis. Next day, boom! I'm East of Memphis! That's right, this week I'm in Nashville this for the 2011 edition of the AgChat Foundation Conference. I'm pretty excited to meet so many fellow agvocates and put a face and voice with the twitter handles and SM profiles. It should … Continue reading Nashville, Here I Come: ACFC11 Full of Bloggers