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Daniel Seitz was at home on his family’s farm in southeastern Saskatchewan, watching a TV agriculture report, when an ad popped up on the screen and tugged at his lonely heart.
And then there’s people who are just more down to earth and easy going and like to be outdoors more.An online dating site called Farmers Only promised to steer him clear of city slicker singles and hook him up with potential partners looking for a man just like him, one comfortable in cowboy boots and living life on the land.Two years later, the 27-year-old electrician and cattle farmer is newly married to a horse-riding farm girl who won him over with her smile, with a four-year-old stepdaughter and a new baby on the way.But, there’s actually a whole slew of other dating apps that may be even more useful for you. The one drawback of the location focus is that after a bad date, you risk an awkward run in at the gym.There are apps that bring together people with similar nerdy interests, apps designed for encounters even more casual than what Tinder delivers, and profile-heavy apps that really get into the specifics of users’ personalities. Bumble is like Tinder, but with all the power in the ladies’ thumbs, and far fewer inappropriate pics.The little dating site that grew now has about 1.5 million members.
With more high-speed Internet available now in rural areas, Miller says many farmers look for love on the site with their cellphones while riding on their tractors.
In one commercial, a lonely woman walks through a field as a talking horse discusses her dating dilemma.
Another is a twist on the American Gothic painting, with an older couple on a farm holding a heart-shaped balloon tied to their pitchfork, and the slogan: “City folk just don’t get it.”Chelsea Henderson, 29, had lived in every Western Canadian province and had enough of city boys before she headed home to her family’s ranch near Pierson, Man.
He lived a three-hour drive away in Montmartre, Sask.
On their first date, they met in the middle in the town of Estevan, had supper at a local restaurant, then drove around and talked for hours in his pickup truck. He moved his cattle down to her horse ranch and became “Dad” to her little girl.
It’s one of many niche dating sites that have popped up in North America in recent years.