There’s been a lot of talk in recent years about the need for agriculture to “tell its story.” More and more farmers are taking this advice to heart.

According to a recent report on Inforum, “Farming techniques are changing, but so too are public relations strategies employed by farmers, said President Paul DeBriyn of AgStar Financial Services. While at Farm Technology Days near River Falls, Wis., DeBriyn said more and more farmers realize their jobs are more than just producing the most crops, livestock and milk they can; there is a trend of farmers making contact with consumers.”

There is a sense that when farmers do bridge the gap, it does help with future conversations and regulations, even if the parties just agree to disagree.

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Source: Inforum