Here's Part 2 to our Top 50 Farm Blogs of 2012!  We invite you to check each of them out and see what others are talking about, bookmark them for future review, and gain some ideas of what you can be doing with your own farm blog.

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Best Canadian Farming Blogs for 2012

The weather can change at the drop of a hat, and when you’re a farmer that hat dropping can either make or break your livelihood. It’s important to stay on top of things like the climate, conditions, and forecast, but if you’re a successful farmer then your time is at a premium.

Read more: Best Canadian Farming Blogs for 2012

Home Sweet Home on the Range

After long days delivering food to the world’s tables, the nation’s farmers deliver these engaging Top 50 Farm Blogs to worldwide communities.   How many are on your favorites list?

Read more: Top 50 Farm Blogs - Part 1


Farm bloggers can use social media to help increase brand awareness as well as reaching many people who are interested in their services or products. The difficult part is gauging the benefits that are provided for their business by social media.

Read more: A Guide To Farm Bloggers Social Media Analytics

Maintaining a farm blog, although rewarding, may be frustrating and actually quite daunting if you don't know what you’re doing. Here are seven primary points to be aware of which will help keep your blogging on the right track plus keep (and grow) your readership:

Read more: 7 Ways To Fail At Your Farm Blog

When creating a landing page for your farming blog that will draw more viewers, especially when used to sell products or services, there are a few things that should be kept in mind. The first thing that viewers see when they arrive on the landing page is the headline.

Read more: How To Create Easily Grazed Farming Blog Landing Pages

As a farmer, you’re always looking for ways to make life easier on yourself. You work hard, you play just as hard, and you need to find new and exciting ways to get your operations not only running smoothly, but to become more successful as well.

Read more: How on Earth can Farmers use Pinterest?

When it comes to farm blogs and social media, should your main focus be on getting as many likes as possible? Of course you want a large number of likes; naturally, you want more than your competitors are getting.

Read more: Quality Overrules Quantity even in Social Media

With the recent trend of having an app developed for all sorts of services, some of the latest technologies have been applied for particular niche areas of interest. Mobile apps for farmers have recently been developed to help provide a plethora of information to users.

Read more: Best of the Best Mobile Apps for Farmers

If you have a farm blog, you are becoming acquainted with the wide world of media. Social media and social networking are very powerful mediums and one is often substituted for the other due to the similarities.

Read more: Definition of Social Media versus Social Networking

What is the difference between Facebook Pages and Facebook Groups and how can Farmers use them to improve their reach? Well, that can be a tough question, primarily if you are unfamiliar with Facebook in general.

Read more: Online Marketing for Farmers

Improve your farm blog using Google Analytics, a free tool that can help you with design, keywords and more. It is easy to use; once you set up the account, you will need to apply the code to your website. This is generated by setting up a profile for the site you will be tracking.

Read more: How to use Google Analytics to Improve your Farm Blog