Groth Appointed to American Farm Bureau Federation Promotion & Education Committee

Melinda Groth of Fillmore County was recently appointed to serve a two-year term on the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) Promotion & Education (P&E) Committee. Groth will be involved in planning P&E activities/programs, communicating with state leaders, contributing collaborative ideas and taking part in committee meetings.

"I’m excited to continue to serve on this committee as it combines my passion for Farm Bureau and for sharing agriculture's story," said Groth. "Serving on the AFBF P&E Committee is a great opportunity to help make recommendations in forming programs and activities that assist county Farm Bureaus across the U.S."

Groth currently serves on the Minnesota P&E Committee. She and her husband, Glen, grow corn and soybeans and raise dairy cattle and horses on their farms in Winona and Fillmore Counties.

Minnesota Farm Bureau representing Farmers • Families • Food is comprised of 78 local Farm Bureaus across Minnesota. Members make their views known to political leaders, state government officials, special interest groups and the general public. Programs for young farmers and ranchers develop leadership skills and improve farm management. Promotion and Education Committee members work with programs such as Ag in the Classroom and safety education for children. Join Farm Bureau today and support our efforts to serve as an advocate for rural Minnesota,