Cantonment, FL (PRWEB) July 15, 2013
Two veteran agricultural journalists in search of better multimedia tools have created a new content-driven website, AgNewsWire.com, for agricultural media. Owned by ZimmComm New Media, AgNewsWire is an offshoot of one of the leading agricultural online websites, AgWired.com. The site is loaded with high quality photos, audio and video from industry events and features content dedicated to current industry issues. AgNewsWire.com allows reporters to write articles without having to do the time consuming legwork.
With requests from media outlets and reporters from around the world for permission to use the voluminous amount of content generated by the ZimmComm New Media editorial team, President Chuck Zimmerman decided to create one place for all of the content for use by the agricultural industry.
“Last year we covered nearly 70 different industry events in the ag and energy sectors, posted more than 1,200 audio files, placed nearly 20,000 high resolution photos in Flickr albums, and over one hundred videos," says Zimmerman who began his career more than 25 years ago as an ag radio reporter. “We couldn’t keep up with the requests, so in response we created AgNewsWire.com. The new website is the culmination of all that content, available for journalists to download and use free of charge.”
Zimmerman was one of the first reporters in the agricultural and energy industries to launch online blogs: AgWired.com and DomesticFuel.com. With the rapid success of the sites, the company then added PrecisionPays.com and WorldDairyDiary to its portfolio. From there, the Zimmermans, Cindy
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