Flat Aggie Visits Monsanto

Several days ago my old Monsanto soybean site in Illinois hosted a special visitor – Flat Aggie! Aggie has been traveling across the country visiting different farms and learning all about agriculture. Her story gets shared to over 540 students in classrooms in Illinois, Kansas, Florida, North Carolina, California, and Arkansas! Keep reading to see Read More …

Preparing for the 2016 Cultivate & Connect Conference

It’s no secret that I’m totally pumped about attending the AgChat Foundation’s 2016 Cultivate & Connect Conference this December (8th-9th). I realize the Conference is still approximately 89.5 days away (who’s counting?), but I already started some preliminary preparations since I needed to focus my anticipation and excitement somewhere! Here’s some things to think about Read More …

A Texan’s Guide to the Midwest

Despite our best efforts, sometimes the Universe has other plans for us and a Texan might find themselves having to relocate out of our great state. As devastating as that might seem, since moving to the Midwest I’ve learned that it’s definitely possible to find happiness in other places! That’s not to say the adjustment won’t take some time, Read More …

Meeting the Midwest and a deadly tornado

Mother Nature can change everything in the blink of an eye. Just ask any farmer or family who has had their life turned upside-down by a natural disaster. She has the power to contribute to a bountiful harvest or to completely devastate an entire crop and destroy homes for miles. This time last year I Read More …