Minnesota Farm Bureau honors ag leaders at annual meeting 20 Nov 17

Friday evening during a banquet, the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation recognized people who have given of their time and talents to agriculture. The Ag Communicator of the Year was presented to Jim Bargles of KNUJ of New Ulm. The FFA Advisor of the Year award was presented to Springfield native Seena Glessing who teaches at Howard Lake Waverly Winsted in Wright County. The Post-Secondary Agriculture Educator of the Year award was given to Bruce White of Bernadotte who teaches at South Central College in Mankato. A $500 Al Christopherson Scholarship was presented to Kenny Strobel from Blue Earth County. The most prestigious county Farm Bureau award of The Counties Activities of Excellence was presented to Nicollet County.