Minnesota Farm Bureau Receives AFB Foundation Recognition

Today during the American Farm Bureau Federation's (AFBF) 96th Annual Meeting in San Diego, California, the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation (MFBF) received the Apex Award from the American Farm Bureau (AFB) Foundation for Agriculture.

The Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation was recognized for their increased total investment in the Foundation by 10 percent or more over the previous year. Donations fund projects that focus on the Foundation’s mission of building awareness, understanding and a positive public perception of agriculture through education.

The AFBF Annual Meeting will continue through January 14. Farm Bureau delegates representing each state and Puerto Rico will conclude the meeting by discussing national resolutions and setting policies for the year. Nearly 60 Farm Bureau members from Minnesota are among the estimated 4,500 Farm Bureau members attending the meeting, which also features a variety of workshops, seminars and speakers.