Minnesota farmers are featured via billboards, metro bus signs and Breakfast on the Farms through the Minnesota Farmers Care – Animals • Environment • Food • Family – Committed to Agriculture while Respecting the Earth outreach. Learn more by “liking” www.Facebook.com/MNFarmBureau. Once 1,000 “likes” are reached Minnesota Farm Bureau will donate $1,000 to minimize hunger in Minnesota.
Farm Bureau members are consumers like you. They CARE about the world around them. Featured on the metro bus ads are:
Animals – Katie Winslow of Fountain in Fillmore County, daughter of Scott and Jean Winslow, serves as the Minnesota Pork Ambassador and is a student at the University of Minnesota majoring in agricultural education and minoring in political science. The Winslow family is a Minnesota Sesquicentennial Farm.
Environment – Kirk and Zander Luckow, pictured, along with wife Chrissa farm near Fisher in West Polk County. Kirk farms with his brother and father growing wheat, soybeans, sugar beets and corn. Chrissa works as a records specialist for AgCountry Farm Credit Services.
Food – Zoey and MaKenna Schentzel of Farmington are the daughters of Ken and Malissa Schentzel. Ken and Malissa have three children, and they raise sheep near Farmington. Ken is an agricultural education teacher, and Malissa works as the communications director for the Minnesota Board of Animal Health.
Family – Pat and Jolynn Sullivan farm near Franklin in Renville County and have three children. They raise corn and soybeans. They have their EMT-Basic licenses and volunteer for their local ambulance service. Patrick is the chief of the local fire department.