Farm Journal Partners with NAFB to Provide Virtual Newsroom for Farm Journal Field Days
Lenexa, Kan., (June 25, 2020) — Farm Journal announced today that it is partnering with The National Association of Farm Broadcasting to host and execute a virtual newsroom at the inaugural Farm Journal Field DaysTM set for August 25-27, 2020. The online news source will feature live press conferences, product announcements and Q&A sessions with ag leaders and participating companies over all three days of the event.
“The National Association of Farm Broadcasting is pleased to be a sponsor of the Farm Journal Field Days virtual newsroom,” says Tom Brand, executive director of NAFB. “We’re excited to be part of this virtual experience for the agribusiness community and look forward to sharing the news and information from this event with our broadcast members and other journalists.”
In addition to the live opportunities, the virtual news service will feature short- and long-form audio and broadcast-ready scripts to streamline ease of coverage for NAFB reporters across the United States.
Farm Journal Field Days is part of The New American Farm ShowTM, an 11-day blitz of virtual and on-farm events that kicks off with the nationally acclaimed 28th Pro Farmer Crop TourTM and culminates with the #FarmONTM Benefit Concert with proceeds going to support the National 4-H Council. This All-American experience links live in-the-field activities to a vast national audience online from August 17-27, 2020.
About Farm Journal
Farm Journal is the nation’s leading business information and media company serving the agricultural market. Started 144 years ago with the preeminent Farm Journal magazine, the company serves the row crop, livestock, produce and retail sectors through branded websites, eNewsletters and phone apps; business magazines; live events including conferences, seminars and tradeshows; nationally broadcasted television and radio programs; a robust mobile-text-marketing business; and an array of data-driven, paid information products. Farm Journal also is the majority shareholder of the online equipment marketplace, Machinery Pete LLC. In 2010, the company established the non-profit, public charity, Farm Journal Foundation, dedicated to sustaining agriculture’s ability to meet the vital needs of a growing population through education and empowerment.
About National Association of Farm Broadcasting
The National Association of Farm Broadcasting is a 501(c)(6) professional organization whose mission is to lead, promote and support growth in agricultural and rural broadcasting for the benefit of our members, audience and industry.