Vinton- "The Benton County Farm Bureau Federation will be celebrating 91 years with their annual meeting for members on Tuesday evening July 7 at Bloomsbury Farm" says Board President David Wrage. Bloomsbury Farm is located at 3260 69th Street north of Atkins.
A supper will be served at 6:00 p.m. and a brief business meeting will follow, which will include Iowa Farm Bureau Federation President Craig Lang as guest speaker. The board of directors is encouraging Benton County Farm Bureau members and their families to attend this year's annual meeting. "We have many families in Benton County who have been members of the Farm Bureau for years and years" says Wrage, "we appreciate their loyalty to the organization." Nearly eighteen hundred families belong to the Benton County Farm Bureau and every member is welcome to attend the meeting on July 7th.About Iowa Farm Bureau The Iowa Farm Bureau Federation is a grassroots, statewide organization dedicated to enhancing the People, Progress and Pride of Iowa. More than 153,000 families in Iowa are Farm Bureau members, working together to achieve farm and rural prosperity. For more information about Farm Bureau and agriculture, visit the online media center at www.iowafarmbureau.com.