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“Never Do Anything Until After You Sleep on it.”

As you have read from our previous blogs, we all gained and learned many different things from out visit to the Eastern Shore for Seminar II.  Below is my "Top 10" things gained from Session II: Personally, blogging needs to be done ASAP 2017 was the largest crop of U.S. Peanuts ever There are two… Continue reading “Never Do Anything Until After You Sleep on it.”

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Session III: Richmond, VFBF Media Training

On January 9th, VALOR fellows traveled to the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation (VFBF) headquarters in Richmond to participate in media training with Norm Hyde and Kathy Dixon. Kathy gave us an informative presentation about "Putting the 'Me' in Media" and how to best formulate and deliver the message we wish to convey in any media… Continue reading Session III: Richmond, VFBF Media Training

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Cotton the Fabric of Our Lives and Cotton is Our Culture

I remember three cotton TV commercials with a message of “cotton is the fabric of our lives”.   This cotton theme has survived for decades.  Visuals from the commercial showed an image of a cotton boll with light breezy clothes blowing gently in the wind hanging on an outdoors clothes line.  There were images of people… Continue reading Cotton the Fabric of Our Lives and Cotton is Our Culture