Dallas County Student Receives $1,750 Agriculture Foundation Scholarship
Auburn University student and scholarship recipient Matthew Ivey was recognized during the Alabama Farmers Federation 2017 Scholarship Recipients Luncheon Aug. 19 at the Ham Wilson Arena in Auburn. Ivey studies agricultural business and economics.The $1,750 scholarship was funded by the Dallas County Farmers Federation and the Federation’s Alabama Farmers Agriculture Foundation. From left are Federation President Jimmy Parnell, Ivey, Dallas County Farmers Federation President Jimmy Holliman and Federation Southwest Area Vice President Jake Harper.
Local Agriculture Leader Meets With Legislators
A.L.F.A. Leaders and farmers Eli Howard of Cullman County and Wendy Yeager of Dallas County met with Alabama Speaker of the House Mac McCutcheon, R-Capshaw, during a dinner Feb. 21 at the Alabama Farmers Federation home office in Montgomery. The dinner was part of a weeklong session for members of the Agricultural Leaders for Alabama (A.L.F.A.) class focused on Federation policy and governmental affairs.