MCFB Young Leaders Young Leaders Elect Officer for 2017

Pictured Left to Right:  Katie Bowles – Matt Belusko – Heath Houck

The Montgomery County Farm Bureau Young Leaders met Tuesday February 7 and elected their leaders for the coming year. Matt Belusko from Litchfield  was re-elected Chairman, Heath Houck of Nokomis was elected Vice Chair and Katie Bowles was elected Secretary/Treasurer.

The MCFB Young Leaders are looking forward to doing their corn and soybean plot again this year. The YL’s are working with individual FFA student this year financially by offering a mini grant program if they need heed raising funds for their project. This spring the YL’s are planning a Driver Safety Program with our county high schools about driving on the same road as farm equipment. The group is planning to compete in the Quiz Bowl Contest at the state fair.  Heath will  be  on the state ILFB Ag Industry Tour to Canada.

The MCFB Leaders Program is open to both women and men ages 18-35. MCFB Young Leaders meet the first Tuesday of the month at the FB Building on the west side of the square in downtown Hillsboro.

If you have any questions about Young Leaders contact Bob or Julie at 217-532-6171.