ST. CLAIR COUNTY STUDENT STUDYING AGRICULTURE RECEIVES COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
Auburn University student and scholarship recipient Heath Jordan of Springville was recognized during the Alabama Farmers Federation 2016 Scholarship Recipients Luncheon Aug. 27 at the Ham Wilson Arena in Auburn. Jordan graduated from Springville High School and studies forestry.The $1,750 scholarship was funded by the St. Clair County Farmers Federation and the Federation’s Alabama Farmers Agriculture Foundation. From left are State Board of Education Member Dr. Cynthia McCarty, Federation President Jimmy Parnell, Jordan, St. Clair County Farmers Federation President Roland St. John and Federation Central Region Vice President Dean Wysner.
WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP COMMITTEE HELPS FEED COUNTY STUDENTS
At the St. Clair County Farmers Federation Women's Leadership Committee meeting July 13, members collected food for the St. Clair County Backpack Buddies Program. The charity provides healthy weekend meals to children from food-insecure homes during the school year. School principals and guidance counselors select students who recieve a backpack with six balanced meals and four healthy snacks at the end of every week.
ST. CLAIR COUNTY FARMERS FEDERATION HOSTS KIDS DAY ON THE FARM 2016
The St. Clair County Farmers Federaiton hosted Pell City students for Kids Day On The Farm 2016 in April. Top photo: Children learn how to rope a calf. Row of photos from left: Federation board member Jan parker explains how to shell corn. Federation board member Brittany Hill demonstrates sheep shearing. A students tries her hand at shelling corn.