Dallas County School Earns Mini-Grant
Valley Grande Elementary School was presented an Alabama Ag in the Classroom mini-grant Dec. 19. The school’s project, “We Can Read,” teaches children to love reading and agriculture.
From left are Rep. Prince Chesnut and librarian Brenda Powell.
Yeager Graduates From A.L.F.A. Leaders Program
Wendy Yeager of Orrville in Dallas County graduated from the two-year Agricultural Leaders For Alabama (A.L.F.A. Leaders) program in Montgomery Aug. 2. The 17-member A.L.F.A. Leaders Class IV was recognized at the 46th Commodity Producers Conference hosted by the Alabama Farmers Federation, which sponsors the program. Members attended six institutes from Montgomery to Washington, D.C., to Spain during A.L.F.A. Leaders, which stressed personal development, communication, political involvement and an in-depth understanding of the Federation. From left are Federation President Jimmy Parnell and Yeager, who is a row crop farmer.
Events for Dallas county
- September 24-
Policy Development Meeting - Montgomery
- December 8-9
Alabama Farmers Federation Annual Meeting - Montgomery
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Dallas County farmer David Wright featured during "Simply Southern TV" season 3.