Thursday, October 4, 2012
Congressman Tom Reed Receives 'Friend of Farm Bureau' Award
Congressman Tom Reed was recently honored with the American Farm Bureau Federation’s congressional award. Reed says that agriculture is the backbone of the local economy and that he looks forward to continuing a partnership with the farm bureau on behalf of all farms in the Southern Tier and Finger Lakes. According to the American Farm Bureau Federation, the “Friend of Farm Bureau” award is given to members who have supported Farm Bureau issues. Reed was nominated by New York State Farm Bureau and approved by the Board of Directors of the American Farm Bureau Federation.