September 2017
Co-op Matters

Simply Southern TV Receives Digital and Social Media Award


"Simply Southern TV," a show produced by Alabama Farmers Cooperative Inc. and Alabama Farmers Federation, won second place in the Video Production – Publishing Division in the American Agricultural Editors’ Association’s 2017 Video Production competition. The episode submitted was for Storybook Farm.

"Very nicely produced video giving viewers an inside look at Storybook Farm," said Elaine Symanski, one of the judges. "Good introduction explaining the operation and great video of children and volunteers with the horses. It is an engaging storytelling video that is sure to resonate with anyone who views it. The story raises awareness of this worthy project."

"Compelling story, beautifully shot video," said Kerry O’Connor, another judge. "It is a nice mix of interviews and varied shots. The story is well-told."