American Agri-Women Honor Senator Ernst

Cindy Zimmerman American Agri-Women, Farming, Government

The American Agri-Women (AAW) recently honored Sen. Joni Ernst of Iowa with its Champion of Agriculture Award during the annual AAW Fly-In in Washington D.C. “We are honored to recognize a true Champion of Agriculture in Senator Joni Ernst. Her concern and dedication to agriculture and rural America is evident in both her words and actions,” said AAW President Doris …

American Agri-Women, Farming, Government

Agri-Women Advocate Ag Day Every Day

Kelly Marshall Ag Day, Ag Group, American Agri-Women, Audio

National Ag Day is an important day, but American Agri-Women are challenging members of the industry to take it further– much further. “We join together on Ag Day, but I want to challenge you; what are you going to do tomorrow? and the next day? and the next day?” asks American Agri-Women president Doris Mold. “Are you going to be …

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Monsanto Announces Farm Mom of the Year

Kelly Marshall Agribusiness, American Agri-Women, Monsanto, Women

Monstanto‘s latest announcement is just in time for Mother’s Day.  After two weeks of online voting, Mary Courtney has been named Farm Mom of the Year. Courtney farms with her husband, Shane and grows corn, soybeans, burley tobacco, mixed vegetables, green bell peppers, eggplant, cucumbers, squash and zucchini, specialty peppers and seedless watermelon, along with cattle. Mary was one of …

Agribusiness, American Agri-Women, Monsanto, Women

Last Call for Farm Mom of the Year Nominees

Lizzy Schultz Ag Group, American Agri-Women, Award, Contest, Monsanto

There is one week left to submit your favorite farm mom into Monsanto’s America’s Farmers Mom of the Year Contest. Submissions will be accepted through Tuesday, Mar. 29, and Monsanto encourages everyone to nominate moms who go above and beyond to care for and protect their farms, families, communities and the agriculture industry they love. “Our 2015 Southeast Region Farm …

Ag Group, American Agri-Women, Award, Contest, Monsanto

Partnership Launches No-Cost Farm Transition Project

John Davis Ag Group, American Agri-Women

A group of educators and agricultural consultants is launching a new, no-cost farm transition planning project to make sure farmland stays in families’ hands. Ag Transition Partners, supported by American Agri-Women, a coalition of farm, ranch and agri-business women is offering the project with webinars, on-site or virtual coaching and action plan templates. The project’s multi-layer approach sets it apart …

Ag Group, American Agri-Women

American Agri-Women Present ‘Champion of Ag’ Awards

John Davis Ag Group, American Agri-Women, Award, Government

The American Agri-Women (AAW) presented Sen. John Hoeven of North Dakota and Rep. Mike Conaway of Texas with its “Champion of Agriculture” awards. This news release from the group – the nation’s largest coalition of farm, ranch and agribusiness women – says the the award goes to outstanding members of the U.S. Congress for their steadfast courage in upholding the …

Ag Group, American Agri-Women, Award, Government

American Agri-Women Drive Across America Support

John Davis Ag Group, Agri-Pulse, Agribusiness, American Agri-Women, Bayer, RFA

Syngenta is the latest sponsor to sign up to support American Agri-Women Drive Across America, joining several others including Bayer CropScience, the Renewable Fuels Association and AgriPulse in the five-month educational and advocacy tour. American Agri-Women (AAW), the nation’s largest coalition of farm, ranch and agri-business women, is celebrating 40 years of advocating for agriculture with its “Drive Across America.” …

Ag Group, Agri-Pulse, Agribusiness, American Agri-Women, Bayer, RFA

Agri-Pulse is Media Partner for “Drive Across America”

Kelly Marshall Ag Group, Agri-Pulse, Agribusiness, American Agri-Women

American Agri-Women is celebrating 40 years of advocating for agriculture with a five-month tour, “Drive Across America.”  Partnering with them for this event is Agri-Pulse Communications. “Our past and our future are based on advocating for agriculture and presenting the truth about production agriculture to the public, policy makers and the media. We are so pleased to have a media …

Ag Group, Agri-Pulse, Agribusiness, American Agri-Women

American Agri-Women Question Land Management

Kelly Marshall Ag Group, American Agri-Women, Events

American Agri-Women raise an interesting question; who owns Nevada?  This example is one of the issues the nation’s largest coalition of farm, ranch and agribusiness women is posing at their 22nd annual Symposium.  Held at the USDA building in Washington D.C., the event is scheduled for June 8th from 9-11 a.m. The symposium, “Divided Lands: Federal vs. State Management in …

Ag Group, American Agri-Women, Events