The afternoon of National Ag Day was spent at the National Press Club. United States Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Stephen Censky kicked off the afternoon with remarks detailing USDA’s launch of their new Youth and Agriculture website (www.usda.gov/youth) to connect young people and youth-serving organizations with Department-wide resources that engage, empower, and educate the next … Read More
By Kelly Schwalbe, AAEA PIF Chair National Ag Day, America’s annual salute to the hard work of its farmers, ranchers and agribusinesses and sponsored by the Agriculture Council of America (ACA), is set for Thursday, March 14. To commemorate the occasion, a variety of activities are being planned around the country and in the nation’s … Read More
Mark your calendars for a joint cocktail reception hosted by NAMA, AAEA and NAFB at Commodity Classic in Orlando! When: Friday, March 1, 2019 Where: Room: 307A, Orange County Convention Center Time: 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. Hosted by AAEA, NAFB and theFlorida & Rocky Mountain NAMA Chapters. Special thanks to BASF for their support of this reception.
By Katie Knapp, Photography SIG Chair Last winter AAEA started the Photography Special Interest Group as a way to connect those of us behind the lens. The goal is to share information, inspire each other and, of course, improve our skills. During 2018 we created the Facebook group as a private forum and tailored the photography … Read More
By Kurt Lawton, event co-chair The IFAJ/AMS 2019 Global Congress steering committee met Thursday, September 20, at the event’s DoubleTree Hilton hotel in Bloomington, Minnesota to continue planning this not-to-miss event. Working with my co-chair Carey Brown (firstname.lastname@example.org) and dozens of AAEA and LPC members, we’re excited as the U.S. will once again host the … Read More
The Makings of a Great Writer Tuesday, October 2, 2018 11:00 a.m. CST What does it take to create that “winning” story? How do great writers gain inspiration for story ideas? What tricks do they use to overcome dreaded writer’s block? How is agricultural writing different from other parts of the industry? This is your … Read More