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July 2, 2020
The Hitching Post series continued June 30 with a special edition focusing on COVID-19’s impact on agriculture. We’ve got another session in the forecast for July 14 focusing on climate and weather.
July 1, 2020
U.S. Senate candidate and AgriPac-endorsed Friend of Agriculture John James visited Weir Farms in Horton on June 22 as part of his statewide "Neglected Neighborhoods and Forgotten Farms" Tour to share his ideas for putting more Michiganders on the path to prosperity. The tour was hosted by Jackson County Farm Bureau member Bruce Weir.
June 30, 2020
“Most of the people involved in county government and our associations are not farmers. It’s important for farmers to seek out these positions.”
July's CAG discussion topic asks if Michigan's meat-packing sector is as diverse as it could be — or should be.
June 12, 2020
AgriPac, Michigan Farm Bureau's non-partisan political action committee, announced its roster of "Friends of Agriculture" who are endorsed by the organization for the Aug. 4 primary election.