Swiping on dating apps is a breeze if you live in a town or city. But, when you're a young farmer living in a rural community, it's a whole other story. One where dates get cancelled when animals go into labour, and where some people show up to their dates brandishing shotguns. For farmers, online dating is an experience.
The dos and don'ts of dating a farmer - Farmers Weekly
A while ago, eHarmony came out with an article entitled 15 Reasons to Date a Farmer. As I was reading through the 15 reasons, I was literally laughing out loud. It isn't this happy fantasy land like eHarmony has you believe. Yes, love is amazing and can do great things for you in life and I LOVE my farmer with every ounce of my being.
Less than two percent of the American population are directly involved in production agriculture aka farming. With such a small population of farmers, it is a fact that several do not understand the farming lifestyle. I have had friends who farm that complain about how people they date just do not get it.
Forgot your password? We both come from farming communities and it was so much easier to connect with someone who intuitively understands you! It's tough to date with city dwellers but Sara immediately understood my lifestyle because she also comes from a farming family!