Saturday Round Up! News & Views From Around the Web

Posted on January 12, 2013


  • Interesting: a new free app called TickID helps identify ticks and what diseases they transmit. There is now literally an app for everything, ladies and gentlemen! Not sure if I care to hold a tick long enough to identify what kick of disease it can infest me with, but if this app interests you, read more about it here at the website.
  • The USDA is looking for nominees for the Young Farmer and Rancher Advisory Committee. Know a deserving rancher or farmer? Click here for the application form. Nominations are due by Jan. 16.
  • Ag journalist Jesse Bussard writes about how networking through social media can benefit farmers and ranchers. (Beef Producer)

Do you use social media to make connections in the ag world? To what extent?

Enjoy your Saturday!

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