2015 YF&R Scholarship Applications are now being accepted. Applications are due by May 15th. Since the inception of the program, over $14,000 in aid has been given to graduating high school seniors interested in a career in agriculture. Continue reading
Polk County Farm Bureau’s Annual Harvest Celebration will be held on May 8 at the Lake Eva Banquet Hall in Haines City. Proceeds from Harvest Celebration are used in the association’s efforts to represent the best interests of farmers, growers and ranchers in educational and public relations outreach initiatives.
Tickets to the May 8 Harvest Celebration are available. Contact any PCFB board member or call the Bartow office at (863) 533-0561 ext. 111 to purchase tickets for this annual fundraising event.
Recently, Kathleen FFA’s team placed first in state at the FFA’s nursery/landscape competition. The Ledger has published a detailed article on their recent achievements, and Polk County Farm Bureau is proud to share the news. Congrats Kathleen FFA, on your success!
To read more about Kathleen FFA’s recent and noteworthy accomplishments, click here:
Just Released! Economic Contributions of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Food Industries in Polk County, Florida Special thanks to our partners in this critical project: CenterState Bank, The Central Florida Development Council, The Mosaic Company, Ben Hill Griffin, Inc., Dundee Citrus Growers Association, Warner University, and Florida Farm Bureau. Read More>>