December 18, 2020

Farm Bureau is a family

Topic: Leadership

by Pete Hanebutt, NDFB Public Policy Director

My first memories of Farm Bureau are from 50 years ago. It seems hard to imagine, but I can clearly remember my Mom and Dad taking me and my siblings to the Center Township Farm Bureau meetings and the Pet and Hobby Leader entertaining the kids while our folks were involved in the meeting. This time of the year, I particularly remember the township Christmas party; not for the candy as you might expect, but because of the Christmas caroling. I can still see in my mind’s eye, the retired schoolteacher at the piano playing every familiar Christmas hymn, and a few obscure ones as well.

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