Archive for the ‘Farm Aid’ Category

Did you eat today? Thank a Farmer #FarmAid

Monday, October 20th, 2014

It's pumpkin season! And we don't mean that artificial flavor stuff! What are your pumpkin plans this harvest season?

John Mellencamp, Farm Aid 2014 (Raleigh, NC) (9/13/2014) (full set)

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014


From FarmAid’s Music Monday:

Watch John’s complete set from Farm Aid 2014 live in Raleigh North Carolina.

Willie Nelson, Farm Aid 2014 (Raleigh, NC) (9/13/14)

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

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Happy birthday, John Mellencamp, Farm Aid Hero

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

Happy Birthday to Farm Aid co-founder John Mellencamp!

Happy Birthday, John Mellencamp, who turns 63 today.

Willie Nelson & Family, “Heartland” (Farm Aid, 1993)

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

John Mellencamp on 80-City Plain Spoken Tour! (free dowload of his new album with ticket purchase!)

Monday, October 6th, 2014


Here is your chance to see this legendary rock and roller, and champion of family farmers and the middle class, in a city near you! John Mellencamp is giving his fans in 80 cities a chance to see his show. His new material from new album is amazing, and of course he has so many great hits that he can’t play them all in one show, but he sure tries. They are coming to Red Rocks in July and I can’t wait.

Also, every ticket purchased for the 2015 Plain Spoken Tour includes a download of John’s new album Plain Spoken.

Tickets are available for all 80 shows on the 2015 Plain Spoken Tour. Visit the TOUR page for further details.

Willie Nelson, “Still is Still Moving to Me” (Farm Aid)

Monday, October 6th, 2014

Thank you to the Generous Sponsors of the Farm Aid 2014 Concert

Friday, October 3rd, 2014


Support Farm Aid Today: Take Action for Farmers

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014


Meet family farmers, learn about what is happening in the farms of America, and about the good work of Farm Aid.


Farm Aid Shirts

Monday, September 22nd, 2014

There are a handful of friends and Farm Aid supporters attend the Farm Aid concerts every year, and who kindly help me out and share stories and photos from the concert and the Homegrown Village.    It’s hard to see it all in one day!

Alice, of Atlanta, Georgia shared photos of Farm Aid tee-shirts through the years.

2012 Hershey, Pa.
2002 Burgettstown, Pa.
2012 Hershey, Pa.
2006 Camden, New Jersey
2013 Saratoga Springs, New York
— with Dot Redfern Judah.

2013, 2013, and 2011

2012, 2006, and 2013

Alice and Dot

To learn more about the challenges of American family farmers, the work and help offered by Farm Aid, and why people support Farm Aid and go to the concert year after year after year:

This day in Willie Nelson history: Farm Aid 2013 (Saratoga Springs, NY) (9/21/13)

Sunday, September 21st, 2014

Willie Nelson at Farm Aid at Saratoga Performing Arts Center on September 21, 2013 in Saratoga Springs, New York.

John Mellencamp, Willie Nelson, Pege Seeger, Dave Matthews, Neil Young at Farm Aid at Saratoga Performing Arts Center on September 21, 2013 in Saratoga Springs, New York.

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Willie Nelson at Farm Aid at Saratoga Performing Arts Center on September 21, 2013 in Saratoga Springs, New York.


Sunday, September 21st, 2014


Each year at Farm Aid, the  Home Grown Village  is packed full of informational booths, displays, workshops, lectures.

To find out all the ways Farm Aid helps out the family farmers, and how you can get involved or get more information:


Jamey Johnson, Lily Meola, “Farm Aid 2014) (Raleigh, NC)

Sunday, September 21st, 2014


Lily Meola, of Hawaii,  joined Jamey Johnson on stage for his set.


Friends of Farm Aid (Raleigh, NC) (9/13/14)

Sunday, September 21st, 2014



Willie Nelson & Family, “Milk Cow Blues” Farm Aid 2014 (Raleigh, NC)

Sunday, September 21st, 2014

Published on Sep 17, 2014
Willie Nelson performs “Milk Cow Blues” originally by Sleepy John Estes during the finale of the Farm Aid concert in Raleigh, NC on September 13, 2014. Also appearing are Gary Clark Jr., Lukas Nelson, Micah Nelson, Amy Nelson, Raelyn Nelson, David Amram, and more.