Farm Journal’s Top Producer Honors Five Leading Farm Operations

Top Producer Summit

Lenexa, Kan. (January 26, 2023) — Silent Shade Planting Company is the 2023 winner of Farm Journal’s annual Top Producer of the Year award. The operation, led by Jeremy and Elizabeth Jack, Stacie Kroger and Willard and Laura Lee Jack, is based in Belzoni, Miss., and includes 11,500 acres of soybeans, corn, cotton and rice, […]

Social Media Research Findings Provide Insight for Connecting With Agriculture Audiences

Precision Reach

Lenexa, Kan., (Jan. 17, 2023) – Precision Reach, agriculture’s leading programmatic service provider, has new research showing targeted social media is an effective way to reach agriculture audiences. These findings have shaped a new social media advertising product that connects businesses with target audiences — Precise Social. “Farmers and other key agriculture individuals are heavy […]

America’s Premier Farmers and Ranchers to Gather in Nashville for 2023 Top Producer Summit

Top Producer Summit

Producers from Virginia, South Dakota and Mississippi named finalists for Top Producer of the Year Award. Lenexa, Kan., (Jan. 9, 2023) – Farm Journal’s 26th annual Top Producer Summit, agriculture’s premier educational and networking event, is set for Jan. 23-25, 2023, at the Grand Hyatt in Nashville. The event will bring forward-thinking farmers and ranchers together to share business opportunities […]

Ceres Solutions Wins The Scoop’s Business Innovation Award

Lenexa, Kan., (Dec. 8, 2022) – Due to its achievements in digital transformation, Ceres Solutions has been named the 2022 recipient of The Scoop’s Business Innovation Award, sponsored by EFC Systems by Ever.Ag. The award was presented at the Agricultural Retailers Association Conference and Expo on Dec. 1 in San Diego. “Ag retailers are being […]

Syngenta Joins Trust In Beef™


Farm Journal’s Trust In Food™ will partner with Syngenta to advance the collaborative value chain program helping ranchers enact meaningful climate-smart change. Lenexa, Kan., (Nov. 28, 2022) – Trust In Beef™ announced that Syngenta has joined as a partner of the collaborative value chain program helping ranchers integrate climate-smart agriculture systems into their operations while […]

A Celebration of Christmas and Community Resilience

Case IH and Farm Journal join businesses and community leaders in Mayfield, Ky., to bring hope and new light to the most wonderful time of the year. Lenexa, Kan., (Nov. 28, 2022) – On Dec. 10, 2021, residents of Mayfield, Ky., were doing the things many communities do during the holiday season — making arrangements […]

Farm Journal Earns Top Awards in Farm Broadcasting

Tyne Morgan

Lenexa, Kan., (Nov. 23, 2022) – Farm Journal’s Tyne Morgan, host of U.S. Farm Report, was honored with the National Association of Farm Broadcasting’s 2022 Doan Award at the group’s annual convention Nov. 17 in Kansas City, Mo. The Doan recognizes excellence in reporting agriculture through skill, thoroughness and attention to audience interest. Morgan’s winning entry […]

Eric Peterson Named CEO of Machinery Pete

Machinery Pete

Lenexa, Kan., (Nov. 14, 2022) — Farm Journal announces Eric Peterson has been named Chief Executive Officer of Machinery Pete, agriculture’s premier used equipment destination. “We are excited to have Peterson’s industry knowledge and experience to continue building the Machinery Pete brand,” said Ned Bardic, Chairman of the Board for Machinery Pete. “His extensive agricultural […]

Farm Journal Names Christine Shaw President of Producer Media Division

Christine Shaw

Lenexa, Kan., (Nov. 1, 2022) — Farm Journal announces Christine Shaw has been promoted to president of the company’s Producer Media Division from executive vice president of Farm Journal’s Crops Division. Shaw’s new role includes oversight of all media platforms that serve livestock audiences in addition to crop audiences, including the leading print brands Farm […]

New Research Shows Economic, Psychosocial and Data-Management Barriers Inhibit Farmer Participation in Carbon Markets

Trust in Beef

Producer-focused changes in carbon ecosystem services could unlock vast potential to sequester carbon in the heartland. Lenexa, Kan., (Oct. 26, 2022) – Farm Journal’s Trust In Food™ released its inaugural “Ready or Not? Ag Carbon Markets and U.S. Farmers” report, highlighting perspectives from 500 U.S. row crop producers on pathways and barriers to participating in […]