The Achievement Award highlights efforts in production farming and leadership achievement. Participants are involved in farming with a majority of their income subject to normal production risks. Competitors are judged on their farm and growth, the financial progress of their farm and Farm Bureau and community leadership.
The Excellence in Agriculture award spotlights agricultural enthusiasts who have not earned a majority of their income from production farming in the past three years. Competitors are evaluated on their understanding of agricultural issues, leadership experiences and achievement, and their ability to communicate their agricultural story.
2018 Winner: Ted and Katie Brenny, Goodhue County
2018 Winner: Katie Winslow, Goodhue County
The Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation (MFBF) Young Farmers and Ranchers Program is offering an incentive of $1,000 to any individual who wins all three competitive Farm Bureau Discussion Meets – they include: