The honest take on Chipotle’s ad, “The Scarecrow”

Chipotle The Scarecrow Funny Or Die

I wrote a commentary of Chipotle’s “The Scarecrow” ad in my last post. I had a lot to say about the manipulative nature of the ad, the creative genius, and the huge ethical ramifications of morally-loose advertising like this. It … Continue reading

Charlotte Montague: Grain merchandiser by day, farmer by night

Grain merchandiser trader Charlotte Montague

When I set out to share guests post about ag careers via the Hi, I’m Agriculture series, I wanted to try and include a LOT of careers. That meant reaching into areas of the industry that I might not be … Continue reading

Team Wastell: travel partners and pig professionals

piglet in nursery

So, does anyone else remember the days when I was consistent? Anyways, now and then the world reaches out to you and you find yourself with something AWESOME. Such was the case when I received an email from Anna asking … Continue reading

Why is May the best month of the year?

AJ Bombers Mad Sconnie Burger

May is a pretty fantastic month. Spring has truly begun in the Midwest (I mean, I was raised to understand that winter CAN happen in April, and you’re silly if you’re surprised by it), the skies seem a little more … Continue reading

Guest Post: Just Call her “Dr. Agriculture”

Jacque veterinarian agriculture

Hi friends! My last post was pretty somber, but we’re back on track and ready to share more about the aspects of agriculture that aren’t farming or ranching. This week’s “Hi, I’m Agriculture” post is by my friend Jacque. She … Continue reading

When in Wisconsin, do as Sconnies do.

Kelly Rivard helping with milking

About a month ago, I went to Wisconsin. Because life is busy and the world is full of so much distracting awesomeness, I haven’t blogged about it yet. But, let me tell you, it was a great trip. I spent … Continue reading