Grant County Farm Bureau holds Annual Meeting/Farm Field Day
Grant County Farm Bureau held its 2018 Annual Meeting/Farm Field Day on September 14th at the Country Pumpkins. The group enjoyed a fried chicken dinner as well as a tour of the farm, hayrides, a corn maze and other attractions.
Speakers included State Directors: Sharon Furches and Scott Travis, Sharon Spencer representing KY Proud and Maury Cox representing the Dairy industry. Area Field Representative Mike Tobin updated the group on Members Benefits. State Directors Terry Rowlett and David Chappel were also in attendance .
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