MaddieMoo's Blog (28)

How do dairy activities impact the lives of youth?

Month 6:

What dairy activities are you involved in? How do you think they're impacting your goals and skills? (For example, some youth involved in dairy judging say that giving reasons makes a huge difference in their public speaking skills.)  

DAIRY ACTIVITIES?  I am not a farm kid, but I do a few other things.…

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Added by MaddieMoo on January 2, 2013 at 8:27am — No Comments

Agricultural industry leaders of tomorrow?

Month 5:

What do you think adults (parents and 4-H/FFA leaders) can do to encourage youth like you to remain involved in the agricultural industry? 

  

I’m sure there are lots of ways that I’m not thinking of.  I haven’t been involved in the agricultural industry for very long.  I’ve only been doing this for three years, so I…

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Added by MaddieMoo on December 1, 2012 at 6:51am — No Comments

Shadowing a Dairy Industry Career

Month 4: If you could shadow someone's career in the dairy industry, what would you choose? (Veterinarian, nutritionist, dairy farm owner, etc.) What questions would ask him or her?

Do I have to pick just one? There is A LOT I donʼt know about ALL careers in the dairy industry, but if you make me pick just one, I would choose a veterinarian.…

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Added by MaddieMoo on October 30, 2012 at 2:10pm — 4 Comments

Promoting the agricultural industry as a youth

Month 3:

What do you think are the three most important things youth your age can do to promote the agricultural industry?

I don’t know if these are the three MOST important things, but I think we should:

*be involved in agriculture projects 

*lead by…

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Added by MaddieMoo on September 25, 2012 at 1:05pm — 1 Comment

“What are your future plans? Do you plan to remain involved in the agricultural industry? If so, why?”

When I first got this question, all I could think of was “What do you want to be when you grow up?”  That freaked me out because I don’t know.  I’m still a tween-ager.  I’m only twelve and a half years old.  My mom and I talked about this question for three days. Here is my list of things I have honestly considered for my future so far:  Pre-K teacher, actress,…

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Added by MaddieMoo on August 6, 2012 at 6:41am — 3 Comments

So, how did you come to be interested in Dairy?

I got an email the other day suggesting a blog post:

“I'd like to know more about how you became interested in dairy. You said you live in town and your parents and grandparents weren't involved in raising livestock through 4-H or FFA. So how did it happen? What sparked your interest in…

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Added by MaddieMoo on July 9, 2012 at 2:51pm — 1 Comment

Oklahoma Ayrshire/Guernsey Field Day

My best dairy field day ever!  I was re-crowned as Ayrshire Jr. Princess, was FINALLY in the top five individual judgers, and was on the FIRST PLACE 4-H JUDGING TEAM!!!  Woo Hoo!!!

Wish every dairy field day was that great. = )

Added by MaddieMoo on June 24, 2012 at 12:39pm — 1 Comment

Gotta let the world know that I'm PROUD TO DAIRY!!!

The following is the first post on my blog:  www.GodBlessDairy.blogspot.com 

That was 48 posts ago.  As you will see I take every opportunity I can to let the world know that I'm PROUD TO DAIRY!!!

My family and friends call me MaddieMoo because of my LOVE for dairy! I am a 4-H dairy exhibitor right smack dab in the middle of the great state of Oklahoma. I've been in…

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Added by MaddieMoo on June 5, 2012 at 6:56pm — No Comments

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