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Advocacy Has Become Just Another Part of Doing Business

For the better part of a decade, I have been involved in agriculture advocacy efforts. I began this blog as a simple way to share what I was doing on the ranch. That soon developed into a full network of friends and peers across the country. And today, directing programs for a growing nationwide network … Continue reading Advocacy Has Become Just Another Part of Doing Business

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Podcast 027 – Raising Texas Cotton with Jeremy Brown

Beyond the fence post also means that I must be involved. There are so many different aspects to agriculture. The more I learn through involvement, the better I can be as a farmer. I believe that it is important to “AgVocate” for agriculture at the local level and beyond. - Jeremy Brown, Beyond the Fence … Continue reading Podcast 027 – Raising Texas Cotton with Jeremy Brown

Podcast 023 – Fighting With Activists Over A Beer

We'd be lying if we said occasionally getting into a fight with activists isn't fun and entertaining. But it is also exhausting and can make you look like a fool. On Episode 023 of the Agriculture Proud Podcast, Ryan Goodman and Carrie Mess continue the Over A Beer series talking about hot topics in agriculture. This … Continue reading Podcast 023 – Fighting With Activists Over A Beer

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Podcast 022 – Beef and Dairy Checkoff Over a Beer

Everyone aside from those too young remembers the iconic television commercials with Sam Elliott, a catchy tune and the phrase - Beef, It's What's For Dinner. But what happened to those ads? Many ranchers complain because these ads aren't front and center. Why aren't our Checkoff programs spending $5 million for a 30 second Super … Continue reading Podcast 022 – Beef and Dairy Checkoff Over a Beer

Podcast 021 – Our Evolution of ‘Agvocacy’ Over a Beer

Agvocacy - a term coined within the agriculture community; commonly used to refer to agriculture advocates. Whether our start was documenting ranch life in Wyoming or selling lingerie on Twitter, our online advocacy has transformed over the past several years. Make sure you listened to the first episode of the Over a Beer series! In Episode 021 … Continue reading Podcast 021 – Our Evolution of ‘Agvocacy’ Over a Beer

Podcast 020 – Introducing Over A Beer With Dairy Carrie

When good friends get together and sit down and catch up over a beer, you never know what will come of the conversation. This is especially true when Dairy Carrie is involved. On Episode 20 of the Agriculture Proud Podcast, we launch a new series, appropriately titled, Over a Beer. On a recent visit to … Continue reading Podcast 020 – Introducing Over A Beer With Dairy Carrie