As participants in the Spring/Summer Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program through Tomato Tomáto, employees in the Omaha office have received bountiful bags filled with locally-grown food for the past 15 weeks.
From Our Blog
Perception, misconception and the need to better educate consumers — there are a million scenarios that apply to this, right? As a public relations practitioner who works in agriculture, these are constant challenges. Our industry is always working to better educate consumers to help them make the best dietary choices for themselves and their families. And sometimes, when trends and stereotypes meet “ag”, it feels like even when we’re winning some battles we’re having a tougher time winning the war. I recently read an article that confirmed just that.
Agriculture is Nebraska’s top industry, contributing $22.6 billion to the state’s economy each year. But how much does the average person know about this vital industry that touches every one of our lives, every day? We’ve created a fun and challenging quiz about the business that puts food on our tables and clothes on our backs.