Shelby County Farmers Federation
P.O. Box 94
Columbiana, AL 35051
Shelby County Farmers Federation
MEMBERS ATTEND ALABAMA FARMERS FEDERATION ANNUAL MEETING IN MONTGOMERY
Shelby County Farmers Federation members enjoyed a trip to Montgomery for the Alabama Farmers Federation annual meeting Dec. 6-7. Top photo, Shelby County board members spent time with state Federation Central Area Vice President Dean Wysner of Randolph County, third from left. Wysner's area includes Shelby County. From left are Terry Wyatt, Shelby County Farmers Federation President Jimmy Bice, Dean Wysner, John DeLoach, Phillip Hunter and Robert Byrd. Second photo, members of the county's Women's Leadership Committee (WLC) fellowshipped with others during the state WLC luncheon Dec. 7, where all attendees received Christmas ornaments. From left are Kate DeLoach, county secretary Rachael Wood, Sylvia Byrd, Karen Wyatt and Joyce Bice.
COUNTY RECOGNIZES SCHOOL FARM-CITY WINNERS
In December, Alfa Insurance agents traveled to local schools to congratulate winners of the Shelby County Farm-City poster contest. Clockwise from left, Alfa agent Ken Mobley with Calera Elementary School winner Kinley Rodgers and her teacher Meg Boyett-Cunningham. Alfa agents Brad Vail, left, and Jacob Vail, right with Chelsea Park School winner Lia Debeljuh and her teacher Michelle Price. Alfa agent Scott Morris with Shelby Elementary School winners Adelynn Binkerd and Alana Gilliand and teacher Kelly Staton.
UNIVERSITY OF MONTEVALLO HOSTS COOKING CONTEST
Shelby County Farmers Federation members attended the University of Montevallo cooking contest Nov. 20. Students from schools across the county particpated. Pictured are overall juniors and seniors who received awards.
SHELBY COUNTY STUDENT STUDYING AGRICULTURE RECEIVES COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
Auburn University student and scholarship recipient Trey Colley from Shelby County was honored at the Alabama Farmers Federation 2015 Scholarship Recipients Luncheon Aug. 22 at the Ham Wilson Arena in Auburn. Colley of Montevallo is studying biosystems engineering. The $1,750 scholarship was funded by the Shelby County Farmers Federation and the Federation’s Alabama Farmers Agriculture Foundation. From left are Federation President Jimmy Parnell, Colley, Shelby County Farmers Federation President Jimmy Bice and Federation Central Region Vice President Dean Wysner.
SHELBY COUNTY FARMERS FEDERATION HOSTS ANNUAL MEETING
The Shelby County Farmers Federation held its annual meeting Aug. 17 at the Old Courthouse in Columbiana. The guest speaker was Albama FFA Treasurer Anna Pollard of Jacksonville, center. She is pictured with Alabama Farmers Federation President Jimmy Parnell and county President Jimmy Bice.
The group also recognized scholarship recipients during the event. From left are county board member Carole Barton; Noel Welch, $1,000 scholarship recipient; Trey Colley, $1,750 scholarship recipient; Zack Smith, $1,000 scholarship recipient; and county President Jimmy Bice.
SCHOFIELD VISITS WASHINGTON, D.C. DURING LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE
U.S. Representative Gary Palmer, left, met with Shelby County farmer Doug Schofield during a breakfast meeting May 21 at the Capitol Hill Club in Washington, D.C. The event was part of the Alabama Farmers Federation Washington Legislative Conference held May 19-22 in the nation’s capital. Schofield reporterd to the county Federation board of directors saying "As one Congressional staff member put it, 'When constituents visit Washington, it helps lawmakers and regulators to keep in touch with reality.'"
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