By Katie Navarra, AAEA Podcast Host Today we sat down with Gil Gullickson, AAEA President, and talked about the writing technique he used in his award-winning article, Yours, Mind and Ours, the 2020 International Federation of Ag Journalists AgTech Reporting Award. Read more about this award winning article here.
Congratulations to our 2019-2020 AAEA President, Gil Gullickson on winning this award! By IFAJ Gil Gullickson received the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) 2020 AgTech Reporting Award for “Yours, Mine and Ours,” a feature article on outcome-based pricing for commodities that he wrote for Successful Farming, a leading U.S. farm magazine. One judge noted that … Read More
By Steve Werblow, Freelancer Even on our dullest, most I’m-not-feeling-it days, those of us lucky enough to write for a living are surrounded by inspiration. It comes to our mailboxes and inboxes in torrents. I know I’m absolutely guaranteed to get a lesson in structure and tight writing as soon as I pick up a … Read More
By Debra Davis, Publications Director, Alabama Farmers Federation As a writer for 35 years and an editor for nearly 25 of those, I’ve made plenty of mistakes. Fortunately, there were some excellent editors who helped make me look smarter than I was. They also helped make me a better writer by demanding good work. Few … Read More
By Gail Keck, 2019 AAEA First Place Humorous Article Winner Click here to read What Do You Do if You Discover a Tick in Church. The idea for a column on ticks in church came while I was in church. And I found a tick. I must confess I did not pay much attention to … Read More
By Allison Jenkins, editor, Today’s Farmer, MFA Incorporated 2019 AAEA First Place Personality Profile Winner Click here to read View from the Countryside Farm broadcaster, speaker and author Andrew McCrea has made a successful career out of telling other people’s stories. Last year, I got the chance to tell his story. I met McCrea when … Read More