County Farmer Visits U.S. Rep In Washington, D.C.
U.S. Rep. Gary Palmer, R-Hoover, met with constituents during the Alabama Farmers Federation’s biennial Washington Legislative Conference in the nation’s capital March 5-7. During breakfast meetings, farmers and their congressman discussed issues of local and national relevance. Palmer is pictured with Bibb County Farmers Federation President Ashton Cottingham.
Bibb County Farmers Federation Earns 2018 Award of Excellence, New President Honored
The Bibb County Farmers Federation received the Award for Excellence Dec. 3. during the Alabama Farmers Federation’s 97th Annual Meeting in Montgomery. To earn the distinction, counties must score at least 80 points out of 100 on the award application, which covers involvement in agricultural programs, governmental affairs, county Women’s Leadership and Young Farmers committees.
Bibb County Farmers Federation President Ashton Cottingham, right, accepted the award from Alabama Farmers Federation President Jimmy Parnell.
During the conference, Cottingham received a pin to commemorate his recent election as county president.
Bibb County Students Participates In Alfa Youth Leadership Conference
Victoria Stringfellow from Bibb County sharpened leadership skills during the Alfa Youth Leadership Conference at the 4-H Center in Columbiana Oct. 8-9. She attends Bibb County High School and was sponsored by the Bibb County Farmers Federation. From left are the Alabama Farmers Federation’s Mike Tidwell and Stringfellow.
Events for Bibb county
- September 24-
Policy Development Meeting - Montgomery
- December 8-9
Alabama Farmers Federation Annual Meeting - Montgomery
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Bibb County's Cahaba Lily Festival featured in season 2 of "Simply Southern TV."