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A record-setting 64,409 FFA members and chapter leaders from across the United States gathered in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 29 – Nov. 1 for four days of leadership, personal growth and entertainment during the 87th annual National FFA Convention & Expo. Read More
Last spring, Academy-award winning director James Moll brought his vision to the industry that touches us all – agriculture. Focusing on six young producers who represent different industries and different approaches – livestock and produce, organic and conventional, large and small – the film Farmland highlights the challenges agriculture and especially young producers face, whether they’re starting their operations from scratch or taking over from the previous generation. Read More
Farm Credit and the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB) are pleased to announce the members of the 2014 NAFB Social Media Corps. These 10 agricultural communications students from across the country will receive hands-on training in digital content development and execution during their three days at the NAFB Convention and Trade Talk, November 12-14 in Kansas City, Mo. Read More
The North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge (NAIDC) and Farm Credit are now recruiting for the 2014-2015 Dairy Challenge Social Media Corps. This unique opportunity allows students to gain real-world experience in developing their social media and communications skills. Read More
In many ways, a cooperative is similar to a community, with member-owners committed to the organization’s success electing its leadership and sharing in its financial success. It’s no surprise, then, that cooperatives are committed to their broader communities as well, which follow the seventh cooperative principle: Concern for Community. Read More