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Buckner, Kentucky – Feb. 3, 2014 Farming has a reputation for being a man’s business, but times are changing. According to the USDA, the number of farms in the U.S. operated by women has nearly tripled in the last 30 years. In response, Fastline Publications has announced they are bringing PINK to with farm with a new website called PinkTractor.com.
PinkTractor.com offers tools for women in agriculture to farm strong. The site features market information, equipment explanations tailor-made for women, succession planning, tools to tell your agriculture story and farm safety tips. Research shows that women are seeking information to help them be better farmers. The Equipment Smarts portion of the site features a pictorial glossary and a searchable database. Another section, Farming Smarts, includes video blogs to help operate an agricultural business, weekly market updates and stories about amazing women in agriculture. The Farm Girl Shop on PinkTractor.com will feature attire, accessories and other unique products to help women on all types of farms.
Being a woman in agriculture isn’t always easy. PinkTractor.com is a place where women can share ideas and utilize resources to help them in their lives, on and off the farm. The Farm Girl Family section of the website provides tips on recipes, crafts, farmers markets, and being a mom. PinkTractor.com is a place for women to share their farm story - a story that isn’t just about men on the farm. PinkTractor.com is focused on helping solve problems unique to women dealing with mechanical issues, raising a family, planting and harvest challenges, cooking and operating a business Fastline and Pink Tractor want to help farm gals to be confident and to give them the tools they need to succeed!.
A New Resource for Women in Agriculture
This new resource a perfect marriage with Pink Tractor’s passion for women in agriculture and Fastline’s more than 25 years of experience helping farmers and dealers. “We recognize that farmers aren’t just men. As women continue to join the farming business in larger numbers, we want to be a resource for them,” said Bill Howard, CEO of Fastline Publications. Howard said, “That’s why PinkTractor.com will be a great addition to our current Fastline offering.”
Fastline Publications delivers custom marketing solutions for companies who want to reach the American farmer and rancher. Through its 22 local publications across the United States and the world’s largest, freshest database of ag equipment online, Fastline is the top source for farmers and dealers.
PinkTractor.com is a community and resource for women for agriculture. The site, launched February 2014 by Fastline Publications, features equipment smarts, a farm girl shop, farming smarts and family topics. Visit http://pinktractor.com to learn more about how this website is bringing PINK to the farm!