ST. PAUL, MN—Rep. Glenn Gruenhagen, R-Glencoe, issued the following statement congratulating the 2014 Farm
Families of the Year from District 18B. The Farm Family Recognition Program is coordinated by the University of Minnesota Extension; the College of Food, Agriculture, and Natural Resources Sciences; and the College of Veterinary Medicine, and recognizes families from Minnesota's 87 counties who have made significant contributions to Minnesota agriculture and their communities. The 2014 Farm Family Recognition Program will be held on Thursday, August 07th at Farmfest.
"I want to congratulate Ron and Pam Krueger from Sibley County, and Engelmann Dairy from McLeod County on being nominated as the 2014 Farm Families of the Year. Farmers are so crucial to our local economies, and this program helps recognize those in our community who have made significant contributions both to local agriculture and the greater community."