May 09, 2014
The Peanut Checkoff Referendum is June 17 for peanut producers to vote on continuing the state checkoff. Call the Alabama Peanut Producers Association at (334) 792-6482 for polling locations and times.
The Youth Leadership Conference, sponsored by the State Young Farmers Committee, is June 30-July 2 in Columbiana. Alabama high school students are eligible to apply. Applications are available online at AlfaYoungFarmers.org and are due May 13.
Excellence In Agriculture and Discussion Meet applications are due July 1. The competitions take place in August at the Alabama Farmers Federation’s Commodity Producers Conference. For more information, visit AlfaYoungFarmers.org.
The Alabama Farmers Federation Beef Tour in Minnesota is June 29-July 2. Registration is limited to the first 50 people. More details are available online at events.SignUp4.net/2014BeefTour.