HORACE, N.D., January 19, 2016 – Joe Schmidt, a farmer and musician from Medina, N.D. has dedicated all proceeds from his most cherished song, My Field of Dreams, to Farm Rescue. Joe is inspired by the widespread positive impact of Farm Rescue and this is his way of helping farm and ranch families experiencing unexpected crises.
Individuals may also visit farmrescue.org/dreams to download the song, and watch the music video. Supporters are encouraged to help make this fundraiser a success by sharing the My Field of Dreams music video and farmrescue.org/dreams website with others via social media, email and any other methods that will raise awareness throughout the nation.
“We are pleased to release the My Field of Dreams song and music video that feature Joe Schmidt's generous gift of music and voice. Many people will be positively impacted by the lyrics of this wonderful song, which speak of the American family farming traditions that are at the heart of the Farm Rescue mission. Please help us make My Field of Dreams a huge success so we may sustain this avenue of goodness well into the future to help thousands of farm and ranch families stricken by unexpected crises.” – Bill Gross, Founder and President, Farm Rescue
“It's been an honor to meet the founder and many of the volunteers at Farm Rescue! Great organization that truly cares about the people they help. I'm proud to be helping America's farm families and rural communities.” – Joe Schmidt
About Farm Rescue
Farm Rescue was founded in 2006 and has helped 347 farm and ranch families in crisis since its inception. The nonprofit organization's mission is to help farmers who have experienced a major illness, injury, or natural disaster by providing the necessary equipment and manpower to plant, hay or harvest their crop. Applications are currently being accepted for the 2016 planting season, which can be obtained at 701-252-2017 or www.farmrescue.org.
About Joe Schmidt
Born and raised in North Dakota on the farm, Joe was no stranger to hard work and big dreams. While Joe was planting and harvesting fields growing up, he would often dream about reaching people one day with his music. Now Joe is doing just that by taking his Nashville recorded music to the radio! With his country roots and a voice often compared with such greats as Ronnie Dunn and Garth Brooks, Joe's career in music is a story that practically writes itself, and a what a great story it's already becoming! To learn more, visit joeschmidtmusic.net.
Source: Farm Rescue