By Amy Roady, Illinois Soybean Association Have you worked as a freelancer or have you hired freelancers recently? A group of AAEA members want to hear from you to help guide a session at this year’s Ag Media Summit. To help out, please complete the survey below: Freelancer-Client Relations Survey We want your insights and stories … Read More
The board of the American Agricultural Editors’ Association (AAEA) has made some suggested changes to the AAEA Constitution. It is a requirement that these changes be voted on by members at the annual business meeting. These changes must be provided to members no less than 10 days prior to the date of the meeting. Please … Read More
The National Ag Day Press Club event moderated by AAEA Ethics chair, Greg Horstmeier, is now on our website! Watch as Ray Starling, special assistant to the president for agriculture, and other notable names in agriculture make remarks regarding the industry.
By Barb Baylor Anderson, Anderson & Associates Where do you start with offering freelance advice, and how do you condense it into 300 words? Good questions. I certainly don’t have all the answers, but I will share my two cents. First, I would not have wanted to spend the bulk of my ag communications … Read More
By Mike Wilson, AAEA President If you read the Byline story about our April board meeting, you know AAEA is moving ahead with some exciting changes. One change we’re considering is in the constitution, so it will be up for a vote by the membership at our July meeting. I wanted to let you … Read More
IFAJ Africa Forum Journalists, farmer group and public/private industry in Africa examined challenges and opportunities to improve agriculture and journalists’ roles. By Kurt Lawton, AAEA International Committee Chair and Content Director of Corn+Soybean Digest. (Photos by Kurt Lawton) A journey into the challenges facing African agriculture and how agricultural journalists can help farmers succeed was … Read More