The Hancock County Farm Bureau board of trustees voted to make a donation to the City Mission of ground beef to help them stock their freezer. A total of 314 pounds were donated. At a recent board meeting members discussed how they could help the community and raise awareness about agriculture.
The meat was purchased from board member, Adam Kirian. He raises freezer beef on his farm. Local meat processor, D & H Meats of Vanlue, donated the processing.
Pictured here are from left to right: Steve Ruggles, Hancock County Farm Bureau board; Dewey Harris, City Mission director; and Wayne Peck, vice-president of the Hancock County Farm Bureau.
Farm Bureau is the largest farm organization in the county with a membership of more than 1,300 families. If you would like more information on joining, please contact us at [email protected] or by calling the office at 877-447-3091. Our annual membership dues are $65.