Tag Archives: Farm Bureau

Thank a Farmer Week Celebrates Agriculture

Farmers around the world provide consumers with food choices, clothing, transportation, shelter and so much more! Missouri’s 99,171 farms on 28.5 million acres of land produce a wide variety of crops and livestock. Farmers are dedicated to stewardship of the land and animals that provide for all of us. Missouri Farm Bureau and county Farm […]

Two June Favorites Coming Together for Fun-Filled Saturday on the City Square

Two long-running June events are teaming up this Saturday to offer a fun-filled day on the Memphis City Square. The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce annual Peanut Day and the Scotland County Kids Safety Day are joining forces to help pack the square on June 23rd. The day will get underway with a special breakfast […]

SCR-I Students Attend MOFB Youth Leadership Day in Jefferson City

Four hundred thirty-seven high school students and chaperons from around the state attended the 24th Missouri Farm Bureau Youth Leadership Day April 12. They met with legislators at the State Capitol and participated in an afternoon session at the MOFB Center. Youth Leadership Day is sponsored by the MOFB Promotion and Education Program. To start […]

Farm Bureau Encourages Celebration of Agriculture During Thank a Farmer Week

Where would we be without farmers? Those hard working individuals that care for the land and animals provide us with food, clothing, entertainment, medicine, shelter, transportation and much more! Missouri Farm Bureau and County Farm Bureau’s across the state are joining forces to celebrate the importance of agriculture, February 4-10, during Celebrate Agriculture: Thank a […]

Scotland County Farm Bureau Leaders Attend MFB Annual Meeting

Farm Bureau members were challenged to tell their stories of family farming during the 103rd annual meeting of the Missouri Farm Bureau (MFB). The meeting theme “Agvocate,” stressed the importance of farmers and ranchers talking about production agriculture and farm life. During the meeting, members heard from several Missouri Congressmen, a whole slate of statewide […]

Local Members Attend Farm Bureau Conference in Jefferson City

From politics, to wild hogs, to weather, Missouri Farm Bureau’s annual Legislative Briefing and Commodity Conference covered all the big topics Feb. 29 and March 1 in Jefferson City. Farmers and ranchers from around the state gathered to conduct business as district FARM-PACS and commodity advisory committees met. They also heard from a wide range […]

Thank a Farmer Week Celebrates Agriculture

It’s time to celebrate agriculture and all the things it provides!  Missouri Farm Bureau Thank a Farmer Week, February 7-13, will be the focus of Farm Bureau members across the state to share messages about agriculture and the farmers and ranchers who produce our food. You buy most of your food from the grocery stores […]

Scotland County Young Farmers Attend Farm Bureau Leadership Conference

JEFFERSON CITY – Farm Bureau members from Scotland County were among more than 500 young farmers attending the Missouri Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Ranchers (YF&R) Leadership Conference Feb. 6-8. The conference, held at the Lake of the Ozark’s Tan-Tar-A Resort, was a time to learn from experts in agriculture and swap stories of life […]

Representative Craig Redmon Receives Friend Of Agriculture Award

The Scotland County Farm Bureau is proud to announce that Representative Craig Redmon is a recipient of the 2014 Farm Bureau Friend of Agriculture Award. “This award is in recognition of Representative Redmon’s voting record on issues of importance to agriculture, his working relationship with farmers in the Scotland County Farm Bureau, and his willingness […]

Young Farmers Attend Farm Bureau YF&R Leadership Conference

Young farmers and ranchers from Scotland County were part of a record-breaking crowd attending the Missouri Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Ranchers (YF&R) Leadership Conference Feb. 14-16. More than 570 young farmers and ranchers heard from a number of guest speakers, shared farm experiences with their peers and just had fun. The conference was held […]