The 2014 Mid-South Farm & Gin Show app, available for download to smartphones, tablets and other digital devices, contains schedules of events, information about speakers and exhibitors and a detailed map for navigating the show site, the Memphis, Tenn., Cook Convention Center....More
“Kids could see farm animals up close, and they could interact with farmers and various ag experts to learn about Mississippi crops, forestry, and livestock,” says Julie White of the Farmtastic ag educational event....More
At a time when many Americans are highly critical of “corporate farming,” the winners of the 2014 High Cotton Awards demonstrated that no matter how large the operation may be, U.S. farms are still, by and large, family-owned businesses....More
A few weeks back, it was my privilege to visit Children’s Home outside Paragould, Ark. That visit led to a lengthy feature – but one without the backstory of how Farm Press and the charity came together.
This is a truncated version of that backstory and, hopefully, a few words that will bring sweet memories, a smile, and renewed appreciation of a missed colleague back to the fore.
But before continuing, please read this first....More