Joel Reichenberger

Progressive Farmer Senior Editor
Joel Reichenberger

Joel Reichenberger has been hired as Senior Editor for The Progressive Farmer. Joel will oversee the photography of the magazine as well as reporting on precision agriculture, soil health and other topics.

He grew up on a wheat farm in south central Kansas and graduated from Kansas State University, majoring in print journalism, electronic journalism and history. Joel has reported on agriculture from around the world working as a freelancer, and for the last 15 years has been a full-time sportswriter and photographer for several newspapers. He lives in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, with his wife, Jacki, and daughter, Lydia.

Recent Blogs by Author

  • Deere said limited X9 combines will be available for demonstration during the 2020 harvest season. (DTN/Progressive Farmer photo by Joel Reichenberger)

    John Deere's new X9 combine had an increase in capacity and efficiency. With its matching draper, the combine is designed for difficult small grain and high-moisture corn harvesting...

More From This Author

  • Even Travis Snowden admits that from the outside looking in it may seem crazy to ranch at 9,000 feet. There are advantages, though, including abundant water, deep family roots and epic views. (DTN/Progressive Farmer photo by Joel Reichenberger)

    Ranch Roots Run Deep in Rocky Mountains

    Travis and Sarajane Snowden fight heavy snowfall, high land prices and a short growing season to try to realize their ranching dreams.