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August 30, 2012

What are the Peterson Brothers like in person? (Thumbnail credit ZimmComm – New Media, LLC).

Live at ACFC12, singing "I'm Farming and I Grow It" - Peterson Brothers, 2012 AgChat Foundation Conference Agvocacy 2.0, Kansas City, MO, USA. Two of the brothers surprised attendees at the Agvocacy 2.0 conference and shared their experiences in creating their video. Their main goal in creating the video? Really to help their city friends understand what they do. Having the video go beyond a few thousand was not on their minds.

July 31, 2012

What are fairs about if not food, rides, and agriculture?

AgChat on Fairs, Festivals, and Fun Round and Round The fair season brings people out to see the fun and interesting. It also brings those in agriculture with those not in agriculture. How do farmers and ranchers participate in fairs and what happens?

July 16, 2012

Have you opened up your grill, filled up the tanks, bought the charcoal, and looked over your recipes?

FoodChat on Budget Grilling The Grill's Lit, What Next? The summer time is when the grills get used, for holidays, family gathering, and sometimes just because you can. What are some ways to grill without breaking the bank and still have a great meal? This FoodChat shares some favorite grilling experiences and offers up ways to try new things.

June 20, 2012

Was it really the world's largest? While Guinness World Records might not recognize it, attendees at the World Pork Expo enjoyed the adventure.

An attempt to create the world's largest pork burger at the 2012 World Pork Expo was muted because of the Guinness World Records would not recognize it.

January 27, 2012

iPad + Technology + Pigs? Humans aim to keep pigs entertained.

How can you not love this! Pigs that play. This art and design project from Utrecht School of the Arts (HKU) Wageningen University and Research Centre aims to understand how provide entertainment to pigs.

The driver for this research is European legislation that requires pig farmers to provide entertainment in the pens to combat boredom, aggression and tail biting amongst pigs, which will hopefully eliminate the need for routine tail-docking.

January 10, 2012

Using models can help people understand how farming equipment is used to grow food.

Warren Seely shares how and why he builds working model tractors with Legos. The why is very insightful: a working Lego model tractor will not hurt you when explaining how a tractor works. Warren also uses the Lego models to explain mint and potato harvesting.

January 9, 2012

The National FFA Convention offers an opportunity to see entertianment from all across the USA.

 

Madison FFA chapter members setup an impromptu performance. Mayson Briggs, Jackson Adams, Sam Adams, Jr., Sam Adams, Sr., and Matthew Ray, from the Madison FFA chapter, Madison County North Carolina - Oct 20, 2011, Westin Hotel lobby, National FFA Convention, Indianapolis, IN, USA