Internship Wrap Up by Katie Smith

Cutline:  Bureau County Farm Bureau Foundation summer intern, Katie Smith, visited 11 libraries and spoke to 103 children.  During her presentations she spoke about the many products of agriculture and how they play a part in our lives.   I really have had the opportunity to do anything and everything this summer as the Bureau 

Young Leaders Advance to State Discussion Meet

Pictured are this year’s District 4 Discussion Meet participants.  Front row (left to right) – Donna Klostermann (Bureau County,) Alexa Jacobs (Bureau County,) Heather Kiner (LaSalle County) Back row:  Kye Witek (Lee County,) Bryan Temple (LaSalle County,) Donnie Miller (LaSalle County,) and Evan Quinn (Lee County.)   Two Bureau County Young Leaders took part in 

A Message From our New Ag Literacy Coordinator

Hi everyone, my name is Jodi McMillan and I am honored to be representing Bureau County Farm Bureau as your Agricultural Literacy Coordinator. I was raised in west central Illinois on a crop/livestock farm, with both of my parents being teachers. So, it is “in my blood” you could say to promote agriculture within the