DuPage County Farm Bureau

Monthly Archives: November 2019

IAA FOUNDATION OFFERS SCHOLARSHIPS TO SUPPORT AGRICULTURE, ILLINOIS FARM BUREAU FAMILIES

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. — Agriculture students and Illinois Farm Bureau® (IFB) members and their children are encouraged to apply for 76 college scholarships offered by the IAA Foundation, Illinois Farm Bureau’s charitable arm. The scholarships, ranging from $1,000 to $7,500, will be awarded in total of $118,000 for the 2020-2021 school year. “We are pleased to…

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December 2019 Women’s Corner by Carol Bohnert

CHRISTMAS.  That is the name of a much anticipated December holiday.  Using word association, what comes to mind when you hear the word Christmas?  Baby?  Christ?  Christ-mass?  Angel?  Mary and Joseph?  Church?  Celebration?  Party?  Presents? The list can expand according to your experiences.  Perhaps for children, presents may top the list.  Historically, how did “presents”…

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