PARNELL TALKS TO BARBOUR, RUSSELL COUNTY FARMERS
Alabama Farmers Federation President Jimmy Parnell visited with members of the Barbour and Russell County Farmers Federations June 20 at Backyard Orchards. Annually, Parnell travels across the state to meet with members in all 67 counties.
RUSSELL COUNTY STUDENT STUDYING AGRICULTURE RECEIVES COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
Auburn University student and scholarship recipient Trey Beck of Phenix City was honored at the Alabama Farmers Federation 2015 Scholarship Recipients Luncheon Aug. 22 at the Ham Wilson Arena in Auburn. Beck graduated from Glenwood School and is studying animal science-pre-veterinary medicine. The $1,750 scholarship was funded by the Russell County Farmers Federation and the Federation’s Alabama Farmers Agriculture Foundation. From left are Federation President Jimmy Parnell, Beck, Russell County Farmers Federation President Eddie Reid, Federation Southeast Region Vice President George Jeffcoat and Federation State Board Member Richard Edgar.