Scott Karnatz’s spending his last year on the executive committee as a first-time president of the Montcalm County Farm Bureau, where he’s got his sights set on boosting member involvement.
Now’s the time to nominate your most promising young agricultural leaders for the 2020-21 ProFile program, MFB’s elite leadership academy for young farmers.
Back for its fourth consecutive year, #FarmingFridays returns April 26, 2019. The influencers will share their stories on Culver’s Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat accounts. The full #FarmingFridays lineup is:
If you’re a young farmer between the ages of 18 to 35, Michigan Farm Bureau’s 22-member State Young Farmer Committee wants to hear from you. The online 2019 Young Farmer Survey is intended to capture a complete understanding of young farmer members and their expectations.
To keep oak trees healthy, don’t prune them from mid-April through the summer.
breath may sound like a bright spot in a long list of harmful invasive species,
but the popular addition to floral bouquets threatens the Great Lakes’ iconic
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Starting with the May 10 issue, the following changes will be made to the World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates Report (WASDE):
Price range forecasts will be eliminated in favor of single price points for all crops and livestock.
Michigan Department of Natural Resources Director Dan Eichinger today announced that Shannon Hanna has been named natural resources deputy for the agency, an appointment that will take effect following the May 31 retirement of Bill O’Neill, the department’s current natural resources deputy.
Registration is open for this summer’s “Becoming an Outdoors Woman” program, which is set for May 31 to June 2 in Marquette County.
Mark Hop of Holland, Michigan has been awarded the Farm Bureau Insurance 2019 Distinguished Sales Award (DSA) for outstanding sales and service. The DSA is the top sales honor given each year and represents the highest achievement for an individual in the company. It is presented to one statewide winner for exceptional personal accomplishments and contribution to the success of the Farm Bureau Insurance Companies.
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Farm Bureau Insurance Agent Lenore Pichler (center) accepts the Elton R. Smith Award from MFB President Carl Bednarski (left) and Farm Bureau Insurance CEO Don Simon (right).
Lenore Pichler of Washinton Township, Michigan received the Farm Bureau Insurance Elton