Being a Woman in Agriculture

Being a Woman in Agriculture

In honour of International Women’s Day, I wanted to share with my readers about my journey as a woman in agriculture. I was fortunate to grow up on a farm. I remember as a very young child, my dad taking me in the tractor to farm, working in the hog barns with...
Faces of Ag–December 2016

Faces of Ag–December 2016

Thank you everyone for making my first edition of my blog series “Faces of Ag” so well received! I was hoping to get this edition out a few days sooner, but pleasant weather had me finishing up fencing on the farm. Now the thermometer has dipped pretty...
It’s FarmFair Time!

It’s FarmFair Time!

It’s that time of year, Edmonton—polish your boots and put on your jeans—it’s  time for FarmFair and the Canadian Finals Rodeo. For over 40 years, FarmFair has been held at Northlands in Edmonton and is one of Canada’s premier agricultural events. It is a great place...

Faces of Ag-November 2016

As I mentioned in my previous post, I’m going to be doing a series on my blog once a month called, “Faces of Ag.” The whole purpose of this is to spotlight other people out there doing great things promoting agriculture. You may or may not be...

Exciting things!

I wanted to title this post Wordless Wednesday, but then realized I had too much to say (for those of you who know me in real life, you can attest to this!). First off, I recently entered a video contest through AgChat Foundation. I’m a regular...