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2021-22 Scholarship Winners

McLean County Farm Bureau Foundation is pleased to announce the 2021-22 Agricultural Leadership Scholarship recipients. Abigail Hoeft, a senior at Normal West High School, plans to study Forest Resources and Management at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale. Emerson Tarr, senior at LeRoy High School, will pursue a degree in Agricultural Communications and Leadership at Lake Land College. Jaden Thompson of Bloomington, will be a junior at University of Kentucky studying Animal Science. Thompson is a Normal West

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2021 FFA Chapter Service Award Winners

McLean County Farm Bureau is pleased to honor local FFA members for outstanding service to their chapters and communities. 2021 FFA Chapter Service Award Winners: Lindsey Quinn, Blue Ridge Ella Newcomb, El Paso-Gridley Lauren Monk, Heyworth Trevor Hahn, LeRoy Beth Clark, Lexington Kelsey Kern, Normal Community Abigail Hoeft, Normal West Noah Reber, Olympia Mike Dowling, Ridgeview Zachary Hepner, Tri-Valley Congratulations to each of these students!

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MCFB Creates Ag Scholarship Fund at Heartland

McLean County Farm Bureau is giving a boost to Heartland Community College students looking to start a career in agriculture. A $25,000 donation from the McLean County Farm Bureau will establish an endowed scholarship fund for students pursuing agriculture-related studies at Heartland Community College. Students may apply for the $1,000 annual scholarship via the Heartland Community College Financial Aid office. Scholarship recipients must be a graduate of a McLean County high school and must be

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Health Insurance Options Webinar

Check out this video to explore your health insurance options! A second open enrollment period is open the marketplace now-May 15. Topics include: • Options available through the marketplace • Individual plans brokered through COUNTRY Financial • Group plans available for small businesses (including farms) brokered through COUNTRY Financial For more information visit: or Presentation slides: Full Page Slides Notes Page

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MCFB Foundation Online Auction

Bring on your bids! Support local ag education efforts with our McLean County Farm Bureau online auction! Get pre-registered as a bidder at The virtual auctions runs March 19 at 1 p.m. – March 26 at 1 p.m. Item pick-up & payment will be at the McLean County Farm Bureau office in Bloomington starting March 29 during regular business hours. Plus you can also purchase chances for our 50/50 cash and/or a half hog

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