Rice just as sweet for cane farmers

When you've been farming a certain crop in a certain way for as long as you can remember, the temptation is to stick with what you know. But like most things in life, nothing in farming stays the same and if farmers are to survive in an increasingly competitive market place they have to consider new crops and new ways of farming. Farming smarter, not harder is the motto … [Read more...]

The art of great conversation

When was the last time you went to a social event without your mobile phone? Social media, for many, is anything but social. Sometimes when I'm out in a public place I stop and look to see how many people are walking or sitting while totally engrossed in their phone, oblivious to what's happening around them. I was recently invited to join a group of women who have been … [Read more...]

carrot + beer = media sensation

I carrot beer it anymore! Talk about hopping mad. The story about the carrot beer collaboration between Four Hearts Brewing and Kalfresh Vegetables has been insane. This week craft brewer, Wade Curtis, and my hubby Richard, appeared on The Today Show and The Project. Wade also did more radio interviews and the story has been followed up by more online … [Read more...]