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Top 10 Agriculture & Farming Magazines on Twitter


This week we take a look at the top agricultural and farming magazines that are on Twitter. agriculture Featured Top Lists agriculture & farming Magazines TwitterOctober is here and that means apples and pumpkins and other in-season fall delights! If you’re doing it right with hay-rides, corn mazes, jack-o-lanterns, or Punkin Chunkin it will probably come with a visit to a farm.

Israeli Startups Join Axis Innovation at NYSE

Flack's Revenge

They have developed a field-proven Saas agronomic platform that mitigates agricultural risks and improves farmer profits while giving corporations, governments and FIs ways to track and benchmark remote growers.

Work on what matters: the start of my social sabbatical

Frederik Vincx

Education, healthcare, agriculture, integration, The jobs that impact everyone around us. Reading Time: 3 minutes It’s time for a reset. To start over and reconnect with the things that really matter to me and to the people around me. It’s been ten years since I graduated.

55 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

Media Bullseye

Communications Associate with Global Agriculture and Food Security Program , World Bank, Washington, DC – apply by Nov. Looking for a new career opportunity? Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Have one you’d like to see listed?

When Art Sponsorship Makes Sense

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As Stalin’s grip tightened in the late ‘20s, collectivization of agriculture commenced, with dire consequences for the peasants. I went to the Tate Modern in London on Wednesday night to attend a dinner sponsored by Alfa Bank, our client.

#FollowFriday: Arnt Eriksen

Spin Sucks

We also discussed the industry in Norway (oil), how small the country is (five million people), agriculture (subsidized by the government), how everyone speaks English (they begin learning it in fourth grade), and where they are with social media (about three years behind us).

9 Content Snacks from the Story of Content Marketing

Sword and the Script

The publication educates farmers about new agricultural technologies. The best way to excel at content marketing is to “be the story.” ” That’s according to the new documentary by the Content Marketing Institute : The Story of Content.

Entrepreneurial Lessons Even if You’re Not Starting a Business

Spin Sucks

For the first 13 years of my career, I worked in food and agriculture communications. A couple of weeks ago, PR Daily asked me to share my employee to entrepreneur story. I thought you’d enjoy it as well.

The Washington Post Sale

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She and her mother put together an outstanding panel of experts, including Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, to discuss agriculture in the context of a burgeoning global population.

Examining the (weird) science of communication presentations

PR Conversations

Karin Schmid is a beef production specialist with Alberta Beef Producers, has a master’s degree in agriculture and is a real farmer.

A Geo-Political Davos

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The Indian Agriculture Minister blistered U.S. agricultural subsidies, claiming that 25,000 cotton farmers get $3 billion in support payments: “The U.S.

Pitching a Veteran Environmental Reporter: Tips from Jonathan H. Harsch


Harsch is a seasoned journalist who has specialized in agriculture, energy, environmental issues and politics for nearly half a century. Department of Agriculture, the National Academy of Sciences, the National Research Council, Rodale Press, Winrock International, Profiles magazine, and The World and I magazine. Jonathan H.

Engaging reporters on Twitter: Why it’s an over-hyped “best practice”

Communications Conversations

As for now, I am in very narrow niches: architecture and building media for one client and agriculture for the other. For years, we’ve heard the mantra: Engage reporters on Twitter. Build relationships on social media.

5 Newsworthy Content Ideas for the 2016 Election Season

Beyond PR

Hand in hand with monetary policy are key platform items focused on energy independence, agriculture and clean energy jobs in coal, oil and natural gas. When the U.S. presidential election comes around this November, every voter will have a decision to make.

The Chrysler Tweet: The Take from An Agency Owner

Spin Sucks

I was added to the Bayer Agriculture account to work on horticulture, having oh so much experience through my potato farmer work. When I was 23, I was a freshly promoted account executive. I had just led a very successful campaign for potato farmers across the country.

One True Answer and the declining relevance of search

Holtz Communication + Technology

The ease of a single long-press of my Android phone’s home button and asking the question the same way I would an agriculture worker at a farmer’s market let me satisfy this passing curiosity in an instant. A few nights ago, my wife asked me to bring her an apple.

Emerging PR Crisis

Online PR Thoughts

Part of the problem is that urbanites and suburbanites do not understand the agriculture or the technology behind ethanol production. The ethanol industry in the US is living in an emerging crisis, and it needs to ask hard questions about itself in order to survive an onslaught of negative publicity. It is hard to remember that a few years ago, ethanol produced primarily from corn was considered a vital part of energy independence.

Green Marketing: Drive a Sustainable Business

Spin Sucks

The Sustainable Living Plan from Unilever Launched in 2010, the 10 year Unilever Sustainable Living Plan had three main goals: Help a billion people improve their health and well-being; Source 100 percent of agricultural raw materials sustainably; and Half the environmental footprint of its products.

Tips for using Facebook Live from Monsanto’s team

PR Daily

Part of our agricultural company’s editorial calendar is telling the story of our products—seeds—and the farmers who use them. As an agriculture company, we’re trying to help make better connections.

Evolving Humanitarian Aid

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But consumer products and financial services companies can be vital partners to civil society in sourcing of agricultural supplies, access to credit through mobile devices and offering employment opportunities in fragile states.

Getting Physical Education and Activity Back Into the Curriculum

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Department of Agriculture and U.S. Did you know that only 4 percent of elementary schools, 8 percent of middle schools and 3 percent of high schools offer daily physical education? Only 20 percent of schools require daily recess.

Water Security Influencers and Climate Change


Stay tuned for our next installment in this series as we examine how Water Security Influencers discussed Agriculture as it relates to water security.

Why Land O' Lakes creates—then breaks—its internal content rules

PR Daily

is an agricultural co-op with $15 billion in annual sales and 10,000 employees nationwide. Conversations about new communications channels tend to run along the following lines, says Juliana Wallace, who leads internal communications at Land O'Lakes.

Announcing the finalists for the 2014 Social Media Awards

PR Daily

for Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam, Twitter Lead-Generation. We asked to see your best social media skills: contests/games, hash tags, videos, Facebook and more.

Smart Wine, Driverless Race Cars, Rhode Island’s Marketing Flop and the Truth About Blackberry | Non-Obvious Insights #9

The Influential Marketing Blog

Read the full story on Brand Channel >> Bavarian Smart Wine and The Future Of Agriculture. Some weeks have more happening than others and this week’s list of the most under appreciated marketing stories was tough to curate.

10 pieces of sage advice for public speaking success

PR Daily

Unlike chess games that can go on for days, or agriculture, measured in seasons, speeches are planned and timed to the minute. From time to time it's important to take a step back to put public speaking into perspective.

DuPont, Dow announce merger in jargon-laden press release

PR Daily

The tax-free separation would create a trio of businesses segmented into agriculture, material science and specialty products. Chemical giants Dow and DuPont are about to come even more powerful.

Chief separates from American Egg Board three months early

PR Daily

agriculture secretary Tom Vilsack. The largest U.S. egg lobbyist group has yet to respond to allegations that it launched a hefty campaign against the San Francisco startup Hampton Creek.

Blue Bell, Sabra offer info on recalls

PR Daily

Ice cream maker Blue Bell and hummus producer Sabra are both in damage control mode after making recall announcements in the past week. Both brands recalled batches of products contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes , a bacterium that can cause potentially life-threatening infections.

Feeding The Hungry

Online PR Thoughts

To feed them will take a revolution in agriculture. Progress in agriculture is slow and timed to growing cycles. The world population is growing towards 11 billion people. But, progress in developing new methods of growing crops has lagged. It seems that world governments have other priorities at the moment. Not only that, but crop developers like Monsanto are under pressure from activists who disdain genetically modified organisms.

Brand managers set sights on Cuba after Obama’s keynote address

PR Daily

We’ve begun initiatives to cooperate on health and agriculture; education and law enforcement,” Obama stated in his address Tuesday. “We’ve On the final day of his historic visit, President Barack Obama promised peace and commerce to the people of Cuba.

Court case opens up writer brawl over the Oxford comma

PR Daily

According to state law, the following types of activities are among those that don’t qualify for overtime pay: The canning, processing, preserving, freezing, drying, marketing, storing, packing for shipment or distribution of: (1) Agricultural produce; (2) Meat and fish products; and. (3)

Beech-Nut cites ‘abundance of caution’ in recall

PR Daily

Department of Agriculture site. Another week, another food recall. This time around, it’s not about listeria contamination , however. Beech-Nut is recalling about 2,000 pounds of baby food because a customer reportedly found a small piece of glass inside a jar.

Trusted Original Content?

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The Post organized a symposium for opinion formers in Washington last summer, titled: “Future of Food: Food Security in the 21 st Century,” including speakers such as Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, FEED Project CEO and co-founder, Lauren Bush and Land O’Lakes CEO Chris Policinski.

Inside the Mind of a Daily Newspaper Business Editor: Q&A With Thom Kupper of the Star Tribune


If you’re a corporate communications or public relations executive in Minnesota, the status of our state’s largest newspaper – the Minneapolis-based Star Tribune , with more than 250 editors and reporters – is always of intense interest. Beyond its average weekly readership of 1.34

False Perception

Online PR Thoughts

There has been a rise in pick-it-yourself farms and these have given a false perception of what it is to work in agriculture. Real farm work can be brutal and exhausting. There is no easy way to pick strawberries, for example, other than backbending labor that makes standing up agonizing. The pick-it-yourself farms minimize the work and maximize the experience with a false sense of PR. This is an issue close to me. As a teenager, I worked on farms as a summer job.

GMO vs. Organic Food: Top 100 Influencers and Brands


Good agricultural technology can be organic or GMO. There shouldn’t be a debate between GMOs and organic agriculture because they ought to co-exist.

Maybe This Time

Online PR Thoughts

Everyone ignored the US Department of Agriculture which has never changed its opinion that "pink slime" is safe to eat and nutritious. Lean, finely textured beef, also known as "pink slime" is making a comeback of sorts in school lunch programs. Its reappearance is remarkable after the negative publicity of the past year. The principal maker of the product nearly went out of business. The whole affair was a sorry mess. Celebrity chefs and others inveighed publicly against the product.

No Kidding

Online PR Thoughts

We want to water lawns and golf courses when there isn''t enough for agriculture and food production. A UN panel has concluded that the world is unprepared for global warming. And, the sky is blue. One wonders why there is a need to state the obvious, but, on the other hand, no one is listening. O yes, we hear the words, "global warming", but we don''t change behaviors to accommodate it. We still want beach houses along the edge of the shrinking shore.

58 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

Media Bullseye

of Agriculture/Economic Research Service, Washington, DC – apply by July 15. Looking for a new career opportunity? Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Have one you’d like to see listed? Just email Academia/Government.