Should you opt for those free e-mail accounts when you have a farming business? At first glance it seems as though this free service offers you all the features you need. To make it even better, these e-mail services cost you nothing. Of course there really is no such thing as a free lunch, is there? Maybe it's about time to reconsider whether that e-mail is really such a good deal after all.

As the foremost representative of your business venture you want others to know that you are a serious

Read more: Why Farm Businesses Shouldn't Use free E-Mail Services

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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While Facebook and Twitter are great places to interact with your farm’s customers, it can be a costly mistake to make these social sites the home of all of your content. Interacting online and creating content may only take a few minutes per day, but they take hundreds of hours per year.

Read more: 5 Tips For Farm Content Marketing

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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

When you have a farm blog, you are likely to be using it to attract more traffic. Experts in online marketing find blogs to be one of the most successful sales tools by far. They also don't require the major financial investment that many other marketing methods do.

Read more: How To Use Your Farmac Blog to Gain More Customers

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


Email marketing tips for farmers can be hard to come by.

Enter: Tractorview!

Here are the Top 12 email marketing tips that I would recommend using for your future correspondences:


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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, being a seasoned and knowledgeable farmer doesn’t necessarily equate to being a good farm blogger. It doesn’t matter if your produce, livestock selection or farming methods are top notch, unless you get your farm blog articles read and visible, all that great information and products, plus the hours of hard-work you’ve invested on your blog is all for nothing.

Read more: SEO Basics for the Rookie Farm Blogger

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

There’s a new breed of farmers in town! Modern, tech savvy who love to socialize (and, no, I’m not talking about the millions of Facebook users addicted to Farmville!).  Real-life farmers from all across the globe have tapped the online community where their platforms of choice are farm blogs and social media.

Read more: Farm Blogs & Social Media: Why It Works

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