Illinois Farm Bureau Annual Meeting
The Mercer County Farm Bureau had a very successful program year in 2017 which was recognized at the Illinois Farm Bureau Annual Meeting which was held December 2 – 5, 2017. Activities at the meeting included a trivia night, ice cream social, county awards program, IFB District 3 meeting, Young Leader Discussion Meet, President’s Address, and concluded with delegate session on Monday and Tuesday.
The programming efforts of the Mercer County Farm Bureau were recognized at the Saturday evening awards program. This year, the Mercer County Farm Bureau brought home the New Horizon Award for the ‘Farm in the Park’ program. The New Horizon Award recognizes new and innovative programs that follow the priorities set by the Illinois Farm Bureau Board of Directors.