First book for all sides of the food plate
A guide to growing a meaningful conversation about food and farm. The opportunity to reach across the plate and shake hands. More than 50 personal stories from across the U.S. and Canada. Expertise from around the food plate. This two-sided book offers 6 senses as guideposts to a more meaningful conversation for the food side and 6.5 steps for farmers to tell their story.
New speaking programs
Ignite excitement about food and nutrition through shared passion with your clients. Michele’s new keynote will help dietitians and nutrition professionals forge a stronger connections as you “light their fork on fire” with nutrition and healthcare behaviors for a lifetime.
Agriculture isn’t just your work, it’s who you are. Or is it? This new keynote will help farmers and ranchers go beyond the choir to connect on a human level through common values. It’s time to translate agriculture to the non-ag world; MPK provides the motivation and tools to make that happen.
Most Recent Blog Posts
Legacy is about leaving an impact that lives on beyond your years. As Mother's Day approaches, MPK reflects on watching her legacy come to life as her daughter buys her first calf. How are you contributing to your legacy and those who come after you?
Should it really take 40 years to celebrate a connected food plate? National Nutrition Month's slogan is "Eat Right, Your Way, Every Day". National Ag Day's is promoting "Generations Nourishing Generations". I firmly believe that if you're going to eat right, you need firsthand information about where your food comes from. Likewise, if agriculture is going to nourish generations, I believe it's an effort that involves a connected food plate - not just farmers or agriculture....
When my family sits down to a meal, the last thing we want to worry about is what kind of statement our food is making. Food is about nourishment, and the meal is about spending time together as a family. Join in sharing food love for Valentine's Day after you laugh about MPK's grocery store frustration.