AFC awarded Books by the Bushel

The Lee County Farm Bureau Foundation is excited to announce the recipients of their annual Books by the Bushel program to promote agriculture education.  Ashton-Franklin Center Elementary School, Bright Beginnings Christian Daycare and Preschool, and La Moille – Clarion Public Library were each named recipients of a bushel basket of 11 agriculture related children’s books through the Books by the Bushel grant program. 
The mission of the Lee County Farm Bureau Foundation is to fund and encourage ag related educational opportunities to the youth of Lee County through programs like Books by the Bushel, Ag in the Classroom, and college scholarships. If you would like more information about the programs of the Lee County Farm Bureau Foundation, visit their website, or call 815-857-3531. 


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