Minnesota Corn Growers welcome new crop of agvocates
SHAKOPEE -- The Minnesota Corn Growers Association announces the new Agvocates ("Advocates for Agriculture") for 2011-2012. They are Kelsey Gunderson of Raymond, Leah Johnson of Evansville and Greg Tusa of Alpha.
The program, in its second year, is designed to create a learning environment to encourage the development of young leaders in agriculture. It also strives to create awareness of issues facing corn farmers and develop young leaders into skilled advocates for these issues.