Paul Schneider, AG-USA, Newman, GA "We ran an analysis on cost of advertising with the 5 magazines we advertise with compared to sales resulting from that advertising. Over the last 3 months, Stockman Grass Farmer brought in a return of sales of 750% compared to what we spent on SGF advertising. Not bad!"
David Shaffer, Featherman Equipment, Granbury, TX "We are getting quite a few calls from the Prairie Schooner ads!"
Baron Buzhardt, Hay-B-Gone, Saluda, SC "We are getting a lot of response from our advertising in SGF. Our ads produce more sales for Hay-B-Gone than the trade shows we attend!"
Chris Miller, Ascent Angus, Oakland, IL "We've been pleased with the responses we've gotten from our annual directory ad in SGF! We've had many sales result from this small ad...more than we've gotten from ads in our breed journal. We couldn't be more pleased!"
Betsy Indreland, Indreland Angus, Big Timber, MT "Our ads in SGF are bringing in calls from our target market!"
Andrea Martinez, PastureMap, San Francisco, CA "We've been really happy with the results from running ads in SGF!"
Judy Richardson, Whole Concepts, Vryburg, South Africa "I really appreciate all that you do for my business."
Glenn Page, Page Seed, Northfield, MN said "We are very pleased with the results we are getting from our ads in The Stockman Grass Farmer!"
Daniel Marquardt, Hillside Pastures LLC (Red Devon), Spring Green, WI said "I am getting calls and emails from readers of SGF!"
Mike Badger, American Pastured Poultry Producers Association, Hughesville, PA "I get calls with each isue of SGF!”
Jake White, Kencove Farm Fence Supplies, Blairsville, PA: "Stockman has been very effective for us, and we want to keep going."
Deb Stevens, Gamagrass Seed Co., Falls City, NE: "It is always great to work with you. I don't say that often enough, but I am reminded today of how personable, respectful and courteous you folks are. Correspondence from you today exemplifies how business should be done. Thank you!"
Shane Barber, Barber Industries LLC, Hermosa, SD: "SGF is generating too much business for me to keep up with. Thanks!"
Carol Postley, Fairmeadow Sheep Farm, Ocala, FL: "The people who actually spend money with us come through SGF!"
Connie Krider, Powerflex Systems, Seymour, MO: "Stockman Grass Farmer is #1 for us in number of responses to advertising!"
Sam Karruth, SQM North America, Atlanta, GA: "Already getting calls from the first ad!"
Robert Yoder, Southern Iowa Grazing Conference, Bloomfield, IA: "Our last conference featuring Jerry Brunetti and Will Winter was a smashing success. I have to give credit to ads in SGF for helping to bring in over 200 attendees!"
Jeremy Husen, Marketing Director, Barenbrug USA: "We absolutely rely on your publication to help in our marketing endeavors."
Robert Cain, SeaAgri, Atlanta, GA: "We receive 4 - 5 calls per week from our ads with SGF."
Kit Pharo, Pharo Cattle Company, Cheyenne Wells, CO: "Call 1-800-748-9808 to subscribe to The Stockman GrassFarmer. I guarantee the subscription cost will be one of the very best investments you have ever made. This is the only ag publication that I am willing to pay for."
Jonathan Rupert, Smith Seeds, Halsey, OR: We've had some good response so far from the ad!
Tyler Jones, Afton Farm, Corvallis, OR: The response to our ads in SGF has been fantastic! We have already filled most of our spaces for this event!
Ann Molloy, Neptune's Harvest Fertilizer, Gloucester, MA: I've been advertising with SGF for several years with great success. I'd say they are our #1 paper for actual sales generated.
Jeff Mattocks, The Fertrell Company, Bainbridge, PA: The highest percentage of callers say they saw our ad in The Stockman Grass Farmer!
Sam Wylie, Octoraro Angus, Breezewood, PA: My SGF ads produce more response than my breed journal ads!
Ralph Voss, Voss Land Cattle Co. LP (South Poll), Linn, MO: I am a long-time reader, but I ran my first ad in SGF's directory ... and have been delighted with the results. I'm most impressed with the quality of the people that have contacted me.
Greg Judy, High Density Grazing Seminar, Clark, MO: We just sold out our October grazing school in 1 week with the SGF ad!!!! Your paper is great!
Jim Truax, Truax Co. Inc., Minneapolis, MN: We get tremendous results from SGF. We get more response on your ads than anywhere else we run; and we run in a lot of publications.
Kerri Vaughan, Medi-Dart Co., Alberta, Canada: We've advertised in six different magazines in the U.S. The others just don't compare with the response we've gotten in SGF. The response has been great!
New York Times, June 1, 2005: "The Stockman Grass Farmer is the bible for people raising animals on pasture."
Jon Koula, Westby, Wisconsin: Your magazine is the only farm magazine I get and is by far the most informative. The goal has been to produce cattle that will do well on grass and be able to do well over our Wisconsin winters without grain.
Brian Hopta, West Plains, Misssouri: I really enjoy my subscription to the Stockman Grass Farmer. It is very enlightening and has provided me with a wealth of information to improve my grass farm operation.
Ken McCarthy, New York: More often than not, there's more business sense in your columns and profiles than in the Wall Street Journal. Turning sunlight into protein with "partners" that replicate themselves. I seriously doubt mankind will ever improve on that formula no matter how sophisticated we get.
Vaughan Jones, Grazing Consultant, New Zealand: The Stockman Grass Farmer is the world's best pasture magazine.
Bill Jeffery, Tenderheart Cattle Company, Ontario, Canada: Since I began my subscription to your paper, it has cost me over $3,000 in seeds, fencing and watering supplies from your advertisers!
Oren Long, Graduate Student, Valley Falls, Kansas: My graduate school professors discussed this aspect of human thinking in many of their lectures: how easy it is to teach information, how difficult it is to create a curious mind: individuals who love learning for itself, farmers willing to think in new ways about an old idea, like many who subscribe to this magazine.
Ralph Schlatter, Defiance, OH: We are thankful to the Lord for the opportunities we have had in grass farming and to Allan Nation and The Stockman Grass Farmer for taking a stand and speaking out for a way of farming that makes sense.