Save the Date for the 2024 Ag Day Gala!



Recap: 2023 Ag Day Gala

The second-annual Minnesota Farm Bureau Foundation Ag Day Gala brought together over 300 people from all aspects of agriculture to celebrate the rich history and bright future of the industry in our state.

The appetizers and main meal all featured locally-sourced foods, including:

  • Faribault Cheese Caves/Pure Prairie Farms, Faribault
  • Bongards Premium Cheese, Norwood Young America
  • First District Association, Litchfield
  • CannonBelles, Cannon Falls
  • Ellsworth Cheese, Ellsworth, Wis.
  • Greg’s Meat Processing, Cannon Falls
  • Steve’s Meat Market, Ellendale
  • Schmidt’s Meat, Nicollet
  • Cashwise Foods, New Ulm
  • Autumnwood Farms, Forest Lake
  • Sparboe Companies, Litchfield
  • Revol Greens, Owatonna
  • Blondies Butcher Shop, Wanamingo
  • Compart Family Farms, Nicollet
  • O’Shaughnessy Distillery, Minneapolis

A special thank you to all of the sponsors who made the day possible:

Presenting Sponsor - Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation
Dinner Sponsor - Compeer Financial
Social Hour Sponsor - Enbridge
Milk Salute Sponsor - Midwest Dairy
MN Flavor Favor Sponsor - Minnesota Corn
Entertainment Sponsor - Farm Bureau Financial Services
Dessert Sponsors - American Crystal Sugar Company, Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative, Red River Valley Sugarbeet Growers Association and Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar Cooperative
Mobile Giving Sponsor - Minnesota Farm Bureau Foundation
Signature Drink Sponsor - O'Shaughnessy Distilling
Conversation Cards - Minnesota Soybean
Photo Lounge Sponsor - Kowalski's Markets

Foundation Partners: Cargill, Chisago County Farm Bureau, Land O'Lakes, Inc., MN State Fair, Pure Prairie Farms, Rahr Malting, Riverview LLP, Syngenta, University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota CFANS.

Foundation Friends: Ag Country Farm Credit Services, Anoka County Farm Bureau, AURI, Chippewa County Farm Bureau, Christensen Farms, Duluth Seaway Port Authority, Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative, Farm Bureau Financial Wealth Management, Hennepin County Farm Bureau, MN Beef Council, MN Department of Agriculture, MN Pork Producers, MSPC Agency, R.D. Offutt Company, Stearns County Farm Bureau, USDA, Washington/Ramsey County Farm Bureau. 

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