Barbour County Student Participates In Alfa Youth Leadership Conference
Laura Beth Horne from Barbour County sharpened leadership skills during the Alfa Youth Leadership Conference at the 4-H Center in Columbiana Oct. 8-9. She attends the Lakeside School and was sponsored by the Barbour County Farmers Federation. From left are the Alabama Farmers Federation’s Mike Tidwell and Horne.
Barbour County Student Studying Agriculture Earns College Scholarship
Auburn University student Becky Hawkins of Barbour County received a $1,750 scholarship from the Alabama Farmers Agriculture Foundation and Barbour County Farmers Federation. She was recognized at the Alabama Farmers Federation’s Scholarship Reception at the Ham Wilson Livestock Arena in Auburn Sept. 20. Hawkins, who is from Eufaula, is a sophomore studying agricultural business and economics. From left are Federation President Jimmy Parnell, Hawkins, Barbour County Farmers Federation board member Liston Clarke, Federation District 10 Director Steve Stroud and Federation Southeast Area Vice President George Jeffcoat.
Farmers Attend Annual Field Day
Around 50 farmers attended the Barbour and Russell counties row crop tour Sept. 6.
Whitfield Elected To Serve On State Poultry Committee
Barbour County's Jacob Whitfield was elected to the Alabama Farmers Federation State Poultry Committee at the 2018 Commodity Organizational Meeting in Montgomery Feb. 7. From left are Federation Poultry Division Director Guy Hall and Whitfield.
Events for Barbour county
- December 8-9
Alabama Farmers Federation Annual Meeting - Montgomery
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Farmers Market in Eufaula featured on "Simply Southern TV" in season 2.