Guest Post: The State of Agriculture in the UK

The State of Agriculture in the UK United Kingdom

Friends and esteemed readers, I love agriculture. Even knowing my next job may not be in ag, I still foster a deep passion for it. When I was approached about sharing the story of progress in growing the UK’s agricultural … Continue reading

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

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

I love bacon. So do the folks at Ram Trucks.

So, the “God Made a Farmer” and “Year of the Farmer” campaign by Ram Trucks is no secret. If you live in North America and haven’t heard of it, you miiiiiiight just live under a rock. (I hear it’s cozy under … 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

Back to “civilization” for 2013.

Kansas City Skyline

I always hated the way city people indirectly referred to the country as “uncivilized.” You know, you hear someone passing through a small town saying, “I can’t wait to get back to civilization.” I can’t help but laugh at that, … Continue reading