We love to support youth agricultural programs and love it twice as much when it's our own co-workers children. Below is a story written by Austin, son of Brenda, a fellow employee. He talks about showing his animals as well as showing along side his older sister. Thanks to Austin for sharing his story and photos!
Leann Martin is back with a story about growing up around the County Fairs in the Midwest. I think you'll enjoy it.
This is an awesome blog post by our guest blogger Leann Martin. She tells the story of how agriculture has played a strong role in who she is today.
A 4-H calf project teaches youngsters responsibility in many areas including feeding, grooming, training and marketing. Below you will read a heartwarming story written by Emma Bright the 10 year old daughter of Shannon and Scott Bright. Shannon just happens to be an employee here at the home office. Emma's story brings back memories and will have you smiling as you read.
Another great article from guest blogger Leann (Botkin) Martin. She's now married to the cowboy in Wranglers! (see earlier blog article on Cowboy Gettin' Wranglers)
From time to time we will publish stories here that have a personal and local flavor. 4-H and FFA are near and dear to our hearts since many of our employees grew up belonging to these organizations. We learned life skills that have made us who we are today.