Michelle Rook Joins Farm Journal’s National Broadcast Team

Lenexa, Kan., (May 16, 2022) — Farm Journal announces Michelle Rook, one of the most experienced and respected reporters in agriculture media, has joined the company as a national reporter. Working as part of Farm Journal’s award-winning broadcast team, Rook will serve as the lead field correspondent for the nationally syndicated television shows AgDay and […]

The Packer and PMG Launch “ProduceEDU” Education Platform

The Packer

Lenexa, Kan., (April 18, 2022) – The Packer and PMG announce the launch of ProduceEDU, an online education platform offering courses tailored for both the buy-side and supply-side audiences of the produce industry. ProduceEDU coursework is developed by The Packer and PMG editorial team in conjunction with subject matter experts within and outside the industry. “Employee turnover […]

New Packer Format Delivers More News, Insights and Analysis to Produce Industry

The Packer

Lenexa, Kan., (March 28, 2022) – After 129 years of providing the most trusted coverage of the fresh produce supply chain, The Packer is unveiling a new look and format for its print edition that will launch in June 2022. Along with a new layout that is designed to improve readability and comprehension, The Packer […]

Brendan and Elaine Martin Honored With Top Producer’s Horizon Award

Top Producer Summit

Lenexa, Kan. (March 3, 2022) — Brendan and Elaine Martin, owners of Martin Angus and Blue Cedar Beef, Mt. Solon, Virginia, were recognized with the 2022 Tomorrow’s Top Producer Horizon Award at Farm Journal’s Top Producer Summit in Nashville. Sponsored by Pioneer, the Tomorrow’s Top Producer Horizon Award recognizes a producer under the age of […]

Susan Weaver Ford Wins Top Producer’s Executive Women in Agriculture Trailblazer Award

Top Producer Summit

Lenexa, Kan. (March 1, 2022) — Susan Weaver Ford of Kenly, North Carolina, was recognized as the 2022 Executive Women in Agriculture Trailblazer Award winner at Farm Journal’s Top Producer Summit in Nashville. Sponsored by Pioneer, the Executive Women in Agriculture Trailblazer Award honors female producers who are a shining example for their peers. The […]

Minnesota Family Named Farm Journal’s Top Producer of the Year

Top Producer Summit

Lenexa, Kan. (February 24, 2022) — The Todd and Louise Malecha family are the 2022 winners of Farm Journal’s annual Top Producer of the Year award. Their operation, Malecha Enterprises, is based in Villard, Minn., and includes 1,200 milk cows and 1,100 replacement heifers as well as 2,500 acres of diverse crop and forage production. […]

New Research Finds Scaling Sustainable Agriculture Requires Blended Solutions

Trust In Food

Joint Research from Field to Market and Trust In Food™ Underscores Importance of Combining Financial Incentives, Technical Assistance and Tailored “Human Dimensions” Insights to Accelerate On-Farm Climate-Smart Practices Lenexa, Kan., (Feb. 15, 2022) – Farm Journal’s Trust In Food and Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture today released the 2022 edition of their “State of Sustainable […]

The Scoop and EFC Systems Annouce Business Innovation Award for U.S. Ag Retailers

The Scoop

Lenexa, Kan., (Feb. 7, 2022) — Farm Journal’s The Scoop, a media platform dedicated to delivering news and information the agricultural retail audience, announces the Business Innovation Award to recognize ag retailers who have demonstrated a digital transformation in their business. EFC Systems is the presenting sponsor of the award, which will be given in cooperation with the […]

The Packer Content Team Makes Key Transitions for The Future

The Packer

Lenexa, Kan., (Feb. 3, 2022) — Farm Journal announced today that Tom Karst, editor of The Packer, is moving into an editor emeritus position as a capstone role for his four-decade career of creating best-in-class content for the produce industry’s most respected publication. As editor emeritus, Karst will focus on covering key topics, creating content for special projects […]