Farm life dating
But Lindsay felt a fraud signing up as she works in a city and doesn’t come from a farming background.
“It’s hard to find the right group that leads to meeting new people,” she says.
About 500 single New Zealanders are already members of the Farmers Match dating service which has only been going since March.
Founder Derek Ma said the app could bring together single people with a love of the country.
Determined to settle down with a rural type, Lindsay Lyon, who works in London and lives in Buckinghamshire, has joined rural dating site Muddy Matches.
Her townie friends find it hilarious but the 24-year-old, who is a special funds coordinator at St George’s Hospital, in south London, with a passion for interior design, believes the internet is her only hope of finding love.
I know her through email only, and she knows her husband, a man named Matt, because of the dating site Farmers “As part of my doctoral program, I took a teaching contract in Montana in a community of 200 people at a one-room schoolhouse,” writes Pepper, from the cattle ranch she runs mostly by herself. I’d never tried Farmers Only before, but I decided to give it a shot.My first day on the site was my future husband’s last.“It’s been a challenge with our blended family — we both have kids from previous relationships — and me not working a full-time (paying) job.Instead, I have several part-time gigs, along with motherhood — i.e., taking care of the ranch/cattle/horses and kids.
I grew up on a farm and continued to enjoy rural life and country values." He said his dream was to meet a great country woman.