About

Welcome to Big Picture Agriculture!
This site covers U.S. and global trends and developments in agriculture, food, and farming.

Website posting schedule is as follows:
  • Sunday: A not-to-be-missed Getty photo thread of global and U.S. food and agricultural news photos for the week. 
  • Tuesday: A comprehensive news round-up with the latest in science, economics, and trending Ag-related information - akin to your "weekly Ag magazine".
  • Thursday: A carefully selected old time farming photo.
  • Friday: An infographic, or timely subject.

Writing: Since I began in 2009, my Ag-related writing has appeared in the NYT's, CNN.com, Yale E360, Business Insider, Daily Camera, Naked Capitalism, and Seeking Alpha and has been referenced by the Washington-Post Wonkblog, Financial Times Alphaville, Forbes.com, Atlantic.com, Grist, VOX, and Mother Jones. I have been interviewed by Boerderij (leading agricultural magazine in the Netherlands) and AlJazeera Live Europe.

Background: I grew up on a farm in the Midwest which practiced rotational grazing. I am a trained health professional, an artist, and an avid gardener.

Funding: For the curious, this site is not funded by anyone and the only revenue I receive is from Google Ads.

K. McDonald

Location: Colorado

E-mail: bigpictureagriculture@gmail.com

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