Frying Up Fish For University Of West Alabama
Farmers Federations from Choctaw, Hale, Marengo, Pickens, Sumter and Washington counties sponsored the annual Fish Fry at the University of West Alabama in Livingston Sept. 16. Over 300 people attended and enjoyed local catfish, provided and cooked by South Fresh Farms.
Choctaw County Student Receives $1,750 Agriculture Foundation Scholarship
Auburn University student and scholarship recipient Hayley Anderson was recognized during the Alabama Farmers Federation 2017 Scholarship Recipients Luncheon Aug. 19 at the Ham Wilson Arena in Auburn. Anderson studies biosystems engineering’s ecological engineering option.The $1,750 scholarship was funded by the Choctaw County Farmers Federation and the Federation’s Alabama Farmers Agriculture Foundation. From left are Federation President Jimmy Parnell, Anderson and Federation Southwest Area Vice President Jake Harper.
Outreach Through Local High School's FFA Ag Day
Alabama Farmers Federation Communications Department Director Jeff Helms spoke with fifth- and sixth-graders during the Southern Choctaw High School FFA Ag Day March 10.