2018 Fall ARCLight

Posted by Kristy on October 15, 2018

ARC President’s Message By Rebecca Colnar, ARC President The survey is in from our 2018 ARC Conference in Lexington, KY June 19-21 and I’m pleased to say it received high…

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2018 Summer ARCLight

Posted by Amy McDonald on July 29, 2018

  ARC President’s Message By Rebecca Colnar, ARC President   I’m sure I speak for all of the ARC members who rated our ARC Annual Conference in June in Kentucky…

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2018 Spring ARCLight Newsletter

Posted by Amy McDonald on April 03, 2018

President’s Message Out of winter, into spring and galloping towards the ARC Conference in Kentucky By Rebecca Colnar, ARC Board Chair I hope everyone has survived this winter. It seems…

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2017 Fall ARCLight Newsletter

Posted by Kristy on December 06, 2017

Marketing Communications Strategies, Webinars and Angel Envy By Rebecca Colnar, ARC Board Chair I recently visited the Bluegrass State, and more specifically, Louisville, site of our upcoming 2018 ARC Annual…

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2017 Summer ARCLight Newsletter

Posted by Kristy on August 22, 2017

Keeping the Organization Growing By Rebecca Colnar, ARC Board Chair Hello. I am honored to serve as the next Agricultural Relations Council (ARC) president, following Daren Williams’ (NCBA) excellent work…

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2017 Spring ARCLight Newsletter

Posted by Kristi Gardner on March 08, 2017

Setting the Gold Standard By Daren Williams, ARC Board Chair It’s hard to believe my term as your President is nearing its end. It has been an honor to give back…

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2017 Winter ARCLight Newsletter

Posted by Kristy on January 05, 2017

Great Expectations By Daren Williams Board Chair, ARC Sitting in church on a recent Sunday morning I was reflecting on expectations – setting them, meeting them, exceeding them and sometimes…

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2016 Fall ARCLight Newsletter

Posted by Kristy on September 13, 2016

Snap Back to Reality – By Daren Williams, ARC Board President The summer Olympics are over. Kids are headed back to school. The pennant race is heating up (Go Royals!). Summer…

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2016 SUMMER ARCLIGHT NEWSLETTER

Posted by Kristy on July 16, 2016

California Here We Come! By Daren William, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, ARC Board President If you were sitting in your office seeing all of the Facebook posts and Tweets from…

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2016 SPRING ARCLIGHT NEWSLETTER

Posted by Kristy on April 08, 2016

Why We Gather  By Daren William, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association ARC Board President I recently received an e-mail from an “on-site web broadcasting company that captures events and makes it…

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2016 WINTER ARCLIGHT NEWSLETTER

Posted by Kristy on December 22, 2015

Beware of Observational Studies and Sensational Headlines (No, bacon is NOT as bad for you as smoking!)  By Daren Williams, ARC Board President I woke up earlier this month and…

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ARCLight – Fall 2015

Posted by Kristy on September 24, 2015

The Death of Sound Science and Common Sense By Daren Williams, ARC Board President Senior Executive Director, Communications National Cattlemen’s Beef Association “How Safe is Your Ground Beef?” screamed the…

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ARCLight – Summer 2015

Posted by Kristy on July 20, 2015

Advancing the Art and Science of Public Relations in Agriculture By Daren Williams ARC Board President   When the Founders of ARC sat in the lobby of the Knickerbocker Hotel…

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ARCLight Spring 2015 Newsletter

Posted by Kristy on April 09, 2015

What’s the Top Annual Meeting on Your Agenda? ARC of Course By Mike Opperman ARC Board President                                         Like a lot of public relations professionals, I go to a lot of…

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ARCLight 2014 Winter Newsletter

Posted by Kristy on December 15, 2014

A Great 2014 Leads Us to Greater Heights in 2015 – And We Need You By Mike Opperman ARC Board President                                         Flipping the calendar to another year causes pause to…

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ARCLight Fall 2014 Newsletter

Posted by Kristy on September 18, 2014

Are You Ready for some ARC? By Mike Opperman ARC Board President                                           It’s fall! The leaves are turning. The lights are on Friday night and Saturday at athletic fields…

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ARCLight Summer 2014 Newsletter

Posted by Kristy on July 23, 2014

A Mad Time in Madtown! By Mike Opperman ARC Board President                                         Last month was a big month for the Ag Relations Council. The annual meeting in Madison continued the year-over-year…

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ARCLight Spring 2014 Newsletter

Posted by Kristy on April 15, 2014

A Mad Time in Madtown         By Mike Opperman ARC Board President                                        While the excitement over having the ARC annual meeting in Madison, WI, won’t quite reach the reaction in downtown…

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ARCLight Fall 2013 Newsletter

Posted by arcadmin on December 12, 2013

Professional PR Development By Mike Opperman , ARC Board President There is a saying that goes something like “If you’re not getting better, you’re getting worse.” In today’s competitive environment, having…

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ARCLight Summer 2013 Newsletter

Posted by arcadmin on December 09, 2013

Making Sure We Don’t End Up Somewhere Else By Mike Opperman, ARC Board President That infamous orator Yogi Berra once said “If you don’t know where you are going, you will…

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ARCLight Spring 2013 Newsletter

Posted by arcadmin on December 06, 2013

A New Vision for ARC By Mike Opperman, ARC Board President                                        The Agricultural Relations Council has gone through a considerable amount of change over the last few years. Your organization has…

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ARCLight Winter 2013 Newsletter

Posted by arcadmin on December 05, 2013

A Catalyst for Collaboration By Mace Thornton,  ARC Board President It has been a great year to be a member of the Agricultural Relations Council. In 2012, we focused on…

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ARCLight Summer 2011

Posted by arcadmin on June 19, 2011

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ARCLight Spring 2011 Newsletter

Posted by arcadmin on April 19, 2011

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ARCLight January 2011 Newsletter

Posted by arcadmin on January 19, 2011

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ARCLight Summer 2010 Newsletter

Posted by arcadmin on June 19, 2010

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