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Employee of the Month, Every Month

You guys, my secretary turns one year old today…and I’m all kinds of emotional about it. If you’re new around here, you might be thinking…what the heck is she talking about? Secretary? That is a DOG! A cute one, though :) Yes, the rumors are true. My Golden Retriever puppy, Delilah, is my secretary and helps me do all important things in the office. Some of her job duties include: napping, keeping me company while I work, chewing on bones, playing with toys, and being the quality control supervisor for all packages of t-shirts that are mailed out. Her most important job is to help me to remember to close my computer from time to time and take a walk...

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FFA > Zombie Killers

If you’re my friend in real life, you may remember that about three years ago I started my own blog. Its main goal was to educate my own friends and family about life on the farm, from the perspective of a farmer’s daughter . I wrote about everything from the marketing decisions of a dumpster company, to my dad’s leather gloves, to how I was going to change the world someday. What a wide range of topics, am I right? HAHA! One of my favorite posts I wrote was about National FFA Week. I titled it “FFA > Zombie Killers” and listed five reasons why FFA was so much better than other clubs in high schools (at mine, for some...

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Bud Light, I'm Disappointed

If you watched the Super Bowl this past Sunday, I bet you can guess what this post is about. But it might not be exactlyyyy what you’re expecting me to say. If you weren’t able to watch it, here’s my issue in a nutshell: This year, Bud Light decided to air a commercial announcing that they make beer that doesn’t use corn syrup. (Click here to watch it.) There’s several reasons why this is a poor ad campaign choice…but I won’t bore you with all of them. I have ONE main issue with it, and that’s what I’m here to talk about.Bud Light directly compared their product to two others. They essentially said “We don’t use corn syrup, but Miller...

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Social Media Can Save Us All

Hey, y’all! I’m SO glad you’ve decided to stop by for a second. Now, I know what you’re thinking. “Jeeeez, that title of this blog post is SO dramatic!” And truly, you’re not wrong. But, hear me out because I promise I have a good point! My name is Caroline, and I’m the founder and CEO of this business called The Farm Story. Around here, we focus on telling the story of agriculture online, and teaching you to do the same. Now, I know what you’re thinking…farming and social media don’t go together!! Like, AT ALL! Well, that may be true…but that is the very thing I’m trying to change. I could sit here and type up all 1,500 reasons...

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