Truffle Media update for November 5, 2009, Trends in Agriculture, Swine Forecast 2010, and Twitter lists

What is happening in agriculture new/social media?
  • Whole New (Search) World Twitter’s deal with Google possibly opens up the web to Ag’s message. The Colorado Farm Bureau's blog provides some perspective on what and how real time search might help agriculture's message.
  • Young Producers' Council is extending its blog to National Cattlemen's Beef Association members between the ages of 18 and 35.
  • U.S. Grains Council Offers several channels to learn more and stay connected wot what is happening in grain export markets: Facebook, Twitter, and a LinkedIn group.
Social and new media conversations that might be of value to you: Truffle Media hightlights
  • Trends in Agriculture This NAMA conference's theme is Connecting with the New Ag Community and Truffle Media's Ned Arthur will be there to learn more and stay connnected with you. It takes place November 10-11, 2009, at the Hyatt Regency Crown Center in Kansas City. Sessions will help define the forces that are expanding the need and ability of farmers to reach outside their previously small sphere of influence.
  • Swine Forecast 2010 uses new media and the web to bring swine industry people and information together. Truffle Media's Ned Arthur, host of, shares how Swine Forecast 2010 is coming together.
  • 2009 National FFA Convention provided lots of opportunity to connect with students and industry professionals. The FFA 2009 Agri-Entrepreneur winners provided the Truffle team with great perspective and optimism.

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