By Jeanne Bernick

  • Top of Mind: The Right It

    4/1/2015 2:47:00 AM
    Why are most people afraid to try something truly innovative? It’s simple: failure.
  • Top Of Mind: We Need Gen Next 2/25/2015 2:33:00 AM
    I’m worried about farming’s future. There are more than twice as many farmers who are 75 and older as there are 34 and younger, according to census data.
  • Top Of Mind: Insurance Scramble 1/28/2015 2:20:00 AM
    You, dear reader, have weeks to make a decision that may impact farm profits for the next five years. No pressure, right?
  • Top Of Mind: Think Like A CEO 1/7/2015 2:36:00 AM
    There’s a distinctly different management philosophy between a business owner and a CEO. Both can be leaders, but a CEO is focused on strategies that impact profits.
  • Top Of Mind: Sticky Situation 11/26/2014 2:37:00 AM
    Farmers are waiting for land rents to drop in response to lower commodity prices, but here’s the truth: Cash rents are kind of sticky.
  • Top Of Mind: No Good, Very Bad Days 10/29/2014 2:16:00 AM
    Farmers seem to be having terrible, horrible, no good, very bad days of their own.
  • Top of Mind: Cliff's Edge Empowers 10/1/2014 1:38:00 AM
    It’s a terrible situation to grow the best crop in years and suffer lower commodity prices.
  • Top Of Mind: A Toast to Modern Farmers 9/3/2014 9:57:00 PM
    I’d like to a raise a toast to the modern farmer. Too often, you get lambasted, kicked and shunned instead of praised for moving agriculture forward.
  • Know Thy Climate 8/5/2014 9:48:00 PM
    President Barack Obama thinks America has a moral obligation to lead the fight against climate change.