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From the Field: Dairy Challenge Academy

By Olga Zvinyatskovskaya - Wednesday, May 29, 2013

The annual National Dairy Challenge is a contest among teams of college students to evaluate a working dairy, identify strengths and opportunities, and present recommendations. Read More »


Personal Messages to America’s Farmers and Ranchers

By Olga Zvinyatskovskaya - Wednesday, May 15, 2013

“Farmers feed us.” “No Farms, No Food.” “The world’s food is on our shoulders.” Compelling messages to be sure, but even more compelling is the medium through which they are conveyed: black marker on bare skin. Read More »


From the Field: 2013 National Agri-Marketing Conference

By Olga Zvinyatskovskaya - Thursday, April 18, 2013

You didn’t have to look far at the 2013 National Agri-Marketing Conference this week to see that the future of agricultural is in good hands. College students from across the country competed in a marketing competition during the three day event that brought together industry professionals from the fields of marketing, communications, public relations and advertising. Read More »

From the Field: Ag Day & AFA Policy Institute

By Emma Likens, AFA Campus Ambassador - Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Emma Likens is a sophomore at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, studying agricultural journalism with a focus in PR and advertising. Emma is also an AFA Campus Ambassador and was selected as a delegate for the 2011 and 2012 AFA Leaders Conferences in Kansas City, Mo., the 2013 AFA Policy Institute in Washington, D.C. and the 2013 AFA Animal Institute in Kansas City, Mo. Read More »