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Kloses receive MFU Lifetime Family Achievement Award

ST. PAUL -- Bessie and George Klose of Atwater recently received the Lifetime Family Achievement Award from Minnesota Farmers Union.

"For as long as I can remember, Bessie and George Klose have been dedicated Farmers Union members who have done so much for this organization," said Doug Peterson, Minnesota Farmers Union President. "Bessie has been involved with Farmers Union since she was 8 years old when she attended leadership camp."

She currently serves as secretary for Minnesota Farmers Union and has been in that role for five different presidents.

Bessie and George Klose have been recognized many times on the Minnesota Farmers Union level as well as the National Farmers Union level for their ability to recruit new members to Farmers Union.