By Don Molino
The Louisiana Farm Bureau is one of 32 state Farm Bureaus honored with the Apex Award during the annual American Farm Bureau Convention in Phoenix, Arizona. The Apex Award is given to state Farm Bureaus that have increased total contributions to the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture.
In addition, the Louisiana Farm Bureau was also singled out for excellence in implementation of outstanding member programs and membership achievement in 2016.
The LFBF was honored for excellence in: Education and Outreach; Leadership Development; Member Benefits; Membership Initiatives; Policy Development and Implementation as well as Public Relations and Communications.