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.
Hale County Student Receives $1,750 Agriculture Foundation Scholarship
Auburn University student and scholarship recipient Merri Beth Day was recognized during the Alabama Farmers Federation 2017 Scholarship Recipients Luncheon Aug. 19 at the Ham Wilson Arena in Auburn. Day studies agricultural business and economics.The $1,750 scholarship was funded by the Hale County Farmers Federation and the Federation’s Alabama Farmers Agriculture Foundation. From left are Federation President Jimmy Parnell, Day and Federation Southwest Area Vice President Jake Harper.
Hale County's Kyser Family Farms was among four finalists for Alabama's Farm of Distinction.