Who Follow On Twitter: Agriculture 2014 Edition

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The agriculture industry is one of the most active on Twitter!

There’s a lot going on every day in agriculture, all around the world. From the latest industry news to daily events, you should make sure that you’re in the know.

Not sure where to start? No need to worry – we have researched the top agriculture industry influencers on Twitter to keep you informed. Get cracking!

Bayer CropScience Careers

Bayer CropScience (@BCSCACareers) is not only the leading crop production company but they also hire students and new grads for tons of opportunities from entry level sales job to environmental roles. They’re a great place to hatch a career and their Twitter account is a great place to stay updated on industry trends and opportunities!

 

Canadian Young Farmers Forum

@CYFF is all about providing educational information, networking opportunities, and development insights to young farmers in the agriculture industry. They base their goals around three “E’s”: educate, empower and energize. Stay aware of everything you need to know as a student or new grad heading into the agriculture industry by following their Twitter account!

 

 

i2agriculture

If you want to stay on top of news, data, trends, and analysis in the Agriculture industry, @i2agriculture is the Twitter influencer to follow. Based in LA, they bring together global information from Industry Intelligence and share it through their Twitter account daily.

 

 

Ontario Agriculture

Keep up-to-date of all the great things going on in Ontario’s agriculture by following @OntAg! Based out of Ontario, their Twitter account will provide local and national highlights.

 

 

Farmers Of Canada

@FarmersOfCanada is a pretty eggs-traordinary Twitter account. They run their Twitter feed by having a new farmer each week from coast-to-coast take over and tweet for them. This “feature farmer” gives followers an inside look into the day-today activities of farming and also answer any questions a follower may have about their career.

 

 

Future Agriculture Business Builders

@FABB_Network is a group of young, agricultural leaders based out of Alberta who use their Twitter account to encourage industry success by educating and networking! They tweet about anything from agriculture developments to industry events that you should know about.

 

 

Agriculture More Than Ever

@AgMoreThanEver’s goal is to improve the perceptions of Canadian agriculture and promote what the industry has to offer society. They use an interactive method to get conversations going amongst others in the industry and to enlighten the world on what is happening in agriculture. Get following and be amazed!

 

 

The Western Producer

Just like their Twitter bio says the @westernproducer is, “Canada’s best source for agriculture news.” All students and new grads heading into the agriculture industry should follow this account ASAP to brush up and keep up on industry trends, news, and important developments!

 

 

WorldAgForum

@WorldAgForum is focused on empowering agriculture around the globe! They tweet about industry happenings with the goal in mind of keeping society involved and excited about what the industry is doing. They’re the perfect account to follow on Twitter for global and national industry information.

 

 

Who do you follow on Twitter to keep updated on the Agriculture industry? Share with us by posting a comment below!

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Meghan Greaves is a Bachelor of Arts - Sociology and Marketing Management student at the University of Guelph. She also earned a Business Administration – Marketing (Co-op) diploma from Conestoga College in 2012. Meghan is currently completing a summer internship with TalentEgg as a Editorial & Marketing intern.