Why did you decide to apply for the PAL program? New York. Washington, D.C. Brazil. Jennifer Bergin, a Young Famer & Rancher member who also serves as District 3 Director on the MFBF Board, is attending ag advocacy training in urban settings as part of the American Farm Bureau Partners in Agricultural Leadership program (PAL). […] Continue reading . . .
The American Farm Bureau Convention with its large numbers of farmers and ranchers, thought-provoking workshops, high-energy general sessions and IDEAg Trade Show is always impressive, but especially when it’s your first time in attendance. This year, Barry and Bonnie Kinsfather from Yellowstone County Farm Bureau, along with Gil Gasper from McCone County Farm Bureau, joined […] Continue reading . . .
By Katie Heger, Katie Heger is a dedicated advocate for agriculture, blogs at hegerfamilyfarms.wordpress.com and shares at Heger Farms on Facebook. Katie and her husband farm corn, soybeans and wheat in central North Dakota. People are needed to keep a farm running. From repair tasks to driving machinery and checking crops—there’s no shortage of work to […] Continue reading . . .