ProAg meeting slated Feb. 24 in Olivia, all-ag celebration on March 17 in Bird Island
OLIVIA — The ProAg of Renville County annual meeting will be at 6 p.m. Feb. 24 at Max’s Grill in Olivia.
Everyone is welcome to attend. Dinner is free for ProAg members and $20 for non-members.
The annual all-ag celebration — planned by ProAg together with the Renville County corn and soybean growers, poultry, dairy, cattlemen and pork producers — will begin at 5 p.m. March 17 at the Island Ball Room in Bird Island. The event includes a social hour, a pork chop dinner and entertainment at 6 p.m., plus a live auction and children’s activities. Tickets are $10 for age 8 and older and children age 7 and younger are free.In addition to socializing, the event will also raise money to support country youth scholarships, FFA, 4-H and Relay for Life.In 2013, $9,500 was awarded to high school seniors for college scholarships, $500 to local FFA chapters, $3,700 to local 4-H clubs and $5,000 to Renville County Relay for Life.Tickets are available at United Farm Credit Services in Olivia and Hardware Hank in Hector. Get more information at www.proagrc.org.