My TEDx Talk on Agriculture & Feeding the World

I've done a lot of public speaking over the years and never had butterflies before a talk before, that changed this past weekend at TEDx Little Rock. This event was so well done and the list of speakers was very high profile (so you can imagine a goober like me tossed into that mix). Needless to say I was honored, and nervous... I was slated to be … [Read more...]

Press Release: Rohrscheib Leaves Pleth to Launch Rohrscheib Capital

Entrepreneur Cotton Rohrscheib announced today that he was stepping down from Pleth, an agency he co-founded a decade ago, to pursue other opportunities. “This is something I’ve prayed about for a while now and I think it’s the right time,” said Rohrscheib. Since 2000, Mr. Rohrscheib has been active in the expansion of the web in Central … [Read more...]

When Tractors Invaded D.C. (1978)

I was actually telling someone the other day about getting on the tractor with my dad bright and early one morning in 1978 and heading down the highway with several hundred other farmers on their tractors. I was 6yrs old and didn't have a clue what we were doing but I can vividly remember how crazy it looked to see all of those big diesel tractors … [Read more...]

Application Development for Agriculture

I was reading on CNN this morning about a farmer in Nebraska that is using Twitter on the farm.  This story peaked my interest because, as a lot of you may know, I grew up on my family’s farm in Eastern Arkansas, and they are still very much so involved with farming.  I am not for sure of the size of the total operation now but I know it’s bigger … [Read more...]