Summer Conference Educates, Inspires Farmers
Scores of trucks bearing Farming Feeds Alabama vanity tags filled parking garages in Mobile Aug. 10-12, as 700 attendees packed out the Alabama Farmers Federation’s summer conference.
Perennial favorite farm tours and new commodity-specific educational tracks were a highlight of the Farm & Land Expo. The Federation’s Governmental & Agricultural Programs (GAP) Department organizes the annual event.
Magic in Mobile: Alabama Young Farmers Vie for Top Titles
Young Farmers secured wins, prizes and experience advocating for agriculture during contests at the Alabama Farmers Federation Farm & Land Expo Aug. 12 in Mobile. Families from Limestone and Winston counties took home wins for Outstanding Young Farm Family (OYFF) and Excellence in Agriculture competition, respectively, while four Discussion Meet finalists were announced.