• Why Do I AgVocate? -The Farmer’s Daughter USA

    What is your role in agriculture? I grew on my family farm in Southwest Michigan, where we raised fruits and vegetables for our own farmers market and grew corn and soybeans. Today, my family continues to grow over 2,000 acres of corn and soybeans. Although I’m a lawyer by day, I still enjoy helping on… [Continue Reading]

    Why Do I AgVocate? -The Farmer’s Daughter USA
  • Why Do I AgVocate? -Katie Pratt

    What is your role in agriculture? I am a farmer’s daughter turned farmer’s wife. I grew up baling hay and doing chores with my dad and grandpa.  We raised hogs, cattle and a variety of crops.  I joined my husband on his family’s farm 13 years ago.   The farm supports three families including the 8th… [Continue Reading]

    Why Do I AgVocate? -Katie Pratt
  • Why Do I AgVocate? -Kellie for AG

    What is your role in agriculture? My role in agriculture is producing delicious beef products. I’m a start to finish cow/calf farmer. What was your inspiration for becoming an agvocate? My inspiration for becoming an agvocate was my love for my cattle. I was so sick of rumors, lies, and incorrect videos surfacing and putting… [Continue Reading]

    Why Do I AgVocate? -Kellie for AG
  • Farmers, Ranchers, and Agvocates Joined Together In Nashville

    Farmers, from as far away as Hawaii, the state of Washington, and Vermont, learned how to share their stories with consumers about food, fuel, and fiber production, at the 2015 Cultivate & Connect Conference. During the annual conference, hosted in Nashville, TN, November 9 and 10, agvocates had the chance to attend sessions on using… [Continue Reading]

    Farmers, Ranchers, and Agvocates Joined Together In Nashville
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The AgChat Foundation is celebrating five years of pioneering grassroots agvocacy during the 2015 Cultivate & Connect conference scheduled for November 9-10, 2015 in Nashville, TN. One lucky sweepstakes winner will receive a complimentary registration to the event by completing our entry form which asks, “What is your favorite AgChat Foundation memory?” How do I […]

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May 6th, 2014 – AgChat on Social Media, Ag, & Food: Open Mic

Being Social in Agriculture Farmers & ranchers need to be social to stay in tune with what people are saying. With technology comes the ability to get out beyond the local coffee hangout and learn more about other people out there. This AgChat looks at some of the questions people have about telling stories, learning […]

30 Days of Agvocacy and Social Media: The Right Way to Agvocate - Agchat.org

30 Days: The Right Way to Agvocate

I started participating in the Tuesday night #AgChat conversations nearly five years ago and have been on the AgChat Foundation board for three years. Throughout those years I have encountered AgVocates from across the country that have found success, big or small, in telling their farm or ranch story through social media. These successful AgVocates […]